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Tue, Feb, 19, 2019

MBLGTACC is heading to Kalamazoo! Western Mich. to host conference in 2020

Students from Western Michigan University will host the 28th annual Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Asexual College Conference (MBLGTACC) from February 14-16, 2020 in Kalamazoo, Michigan.

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.

Tue, Feb, 6, 2018

Institute to host 2nd annual State of the Region at MBLGTACC

Join the Institute as members of its leadership team and board of directors highlight some of the major issues facing queer and trans+ individuals in our region. The 2nd annual State of the Region panel will take place at MBLGTACC in Omaha, Nebraska.

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.

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.

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

Our next quarter century

LANSING, MI—With great pride, we announce the launch of the Midwest Institute for Sexuality and Gender Diversity.

Sat, Feb, 20, 2016

In 2018, MBLGTACC heads west to Omaha

WEST LAFAYETTE, IN—The University of Nebraska-Omaha has been selected as the host campus for the Midwest Bisexual Lesbian Gay Transgender Ally College Confererence (MBLGTACC) in 2018.