GLBT Concerns Committee
Welcome to the online presence of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and ally (LGBT
QIA) resources and organizations at Shippensburg University! We encourage members of the LGBT
QIA community, as well as family, friends, and supporters, to explore our website. You will find information regarding "coming out," upcoming events, Safe Zones, and organizations at the university. We also have provided links to connect you with community resources and LGBTQIA news.
Shippensburg University's student newspaper, The Slate, wrote an article covering the recent student training. Read the article by going to The Slate Online!
Events on Campus
February 18, 19, 20 - "The Vagina Monologues"
Shows held at 8 pm, with a 6:30 pm call time.
Sponsored by the Women's Center
March 1 - Women's History Month Speaker: Molly Barker
Barker, founder of Girls on the Run, will share about the organization and the lessons learned over her 18 years of leadership.
CUB MPR at 7 pm
March 9-13 - Keystone Conference
March 22 - LGBTQ+ and the Military: A Conversation with Kristin Beck
Beck's documentary, Lady Valor, followed by Q&A with Kristin Beck
Memorial Auditorium from 4 pm - 6 pm
March 31 - April 1 - 9th Annual GSA Summit (High School Days)
April 2 - 9th Annual GSA Summit (College Days)
April 6 - Dr. Rachel Levine
Old Main Chapel at 5:00 pm
April 12 - Out for Work: A workshop about LGBT Identity in the Workplace
Orndorff Theater, CUB, 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
The Shippensburg University Student-Athlete Advisory Committee launched a "Don't Say" campaign as a way to create an awareness of the inappropriate language used toward various groups of people. Go to the the SAAC homepage to check out the campaign in full!
What LGBTQ student want their professors to know…
Here's a quick video that captures the diversity that is gender identity and highlights key issues and concerns!
Co-Chairs, GLBT Concerns Committee:
Jayleen Galarza, PhD, LCSW, MEd
Social Work and Gerontology Department
Shippen Hall 333
Matthew Shupp, Ed.D
Counseling & College Student Personnel
Shippen Hall 111