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Mon, Oct, 1, 2018

An updated name for the nation’s largest conference for queer and trans+ college students

LANSING, MI—Today, the Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference, America’s largest and oldest conference for queer and trans+ college students, is changing its name and taking an important next step in intentionally recognizing and centering the needs of asexual students in our collective work.

Mon, Feb, 19, 2018

In 2019, MBLGTACC heads to Kansas for the first time

Following a successful bid, the MBLGTACC Oversight Committee awarded the honor of hosting the 2019 conference to students from Wichita State University. The 27th annual MBLGTACC will be held in Wichita from Feb. 15-17, 2019.

Mon, Feb, 5, 2018

Anderson, Guffey, Morton join Institute as inaugural board members

We’re delighted to welcome the Matt Anderson, Bryan Guffey, and TK Morton to the Institute’s board of directors. This represents a critical step in the development of our organization and in better serving students throughout the region.

Tue, Jan, 2, 2018

A year of firsts: the Institute releases inaugural annual report, ‘Impact’

The Institute’s first full year of operation is now behind us, and we’re proud to share with our students, friends, and other stakeholders the Institute’s inaugural annual report, Impact.

Wed, Aug, 9, 2017

Katie Barnes is NLGJA’s 2017 Journalist of the Year

Barnes, the Institute’s chief development officer, is a writer for espnW, where they cover sports and culture. They will be recognized with this award at NLGJA’s September national convention in Philadelphia.

Mon, Mar, 27, 2017

Institute welcomes Walters, Barth to team

LANSING, MI—The Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity is delighted to announce that its team is growing. Please join us in welcoming Michelle Walters and Noah Barth.

Fri, Feb, 24, 2017

Institute statement on withdrawal of federal guidance on trans+ students

The Institute has issued a statement regarding the Trump administration's recent announcement that it is withdrawing federal guidance on Title IX with respect to trans+ students.

Fri, Feb, 17, 2017

Celebrating 25 years of MBLGTACC

Today, we mark the start of the 25th annual Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Conference (MBLGTACC) and celebrate the inspiring history of building queer success in our region.

Mon, Feb, 13, 2017

Institute to host inaugural State of the Region panel at MBLGTACC

CHICAGO, IL—The State of the Region will be held on Saturday, February 18, 2017 from 10:20-11:20 AM CST (workshop session 3) at Navy Pier.

Mon, Sep, 12, 2016

Make an impact—Join the Institute's leadership team

The Institute is currently recruiting motivated and committed candidates to join its leadership team.