Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer + (LGBTQ+) Committee

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer + Committee considers concerns of LGBTQ+ faculty, including:

1. Assessing the cultural climate of the university as it pertains to opportunities of LGBTQ+ faculty for academic advancement, productivity and appropriate compensation;

2. Making recommendations for creating an academic environment that fosters the academic success of LGBTQ+ faculty; 

3. Working to assure fairness in the recruitment and retention of LGBTQ+ faculty;

4. Developing support networks and recommending policy to address the needs of LGBTQ+ faculty

LGBTQ+ Committee Members, 2017-18

Lauren Fontana, Co-Chair CU Denver, Office of Equity, Public Affairs
Scarlet Bowen, Co-Chair CU Boulder, Gender and Sexuality Center, Women & Gender Studies
Jan Gascoigne CU Anschutz, Public Health
Rita Lee CU Anschutz, Medicine
Kenton Owsley CU Anschutz, Medicine, Staff Representative
Mary Dinger CU Anschutz, Public Health
Nora Van Leuvan CU Anschutz, Public Health, Staff Representative
Matthew Brown CU Boulder, Sociology
Steven Frost CU Boulder, Media, Communication and Information
Dena Samuels CU Colorado Springs, Women's and Ethnic Studies
Christy Heaton CU Denver, Undergraduate Experiences, Staff Representative
David Bondelvitch CU Denver, Music & Entertainment Industry Studies
Ed Cannon CU Denver, Education & Human Development
Joanne Addison CU Denver, English
Kaelin Alexander CU Denver
Darren Chavez CU System, Academic Affairs, Liaison
Grace Wagner CU Denver, Student Representative

Schedule of Meetings, 2017-18

Date Time Location Minutes
Aug 11, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Sept 15, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Oct 13, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Nov 10, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Dec 8, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Feb 19, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Mar 9, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Apr 13, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
May 11, 2018 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes

Schedule of Meetings, 2016-17

Date Time Location Minutes
Sept 9, 2016 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Oct 14, 2016 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
LGBTQ+ & EMAC Symposium
University Memorial Center, CU Boulder
Nov 11, 2016
Dec 9, 2016 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Jan 13, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Feb 10, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes
Apr 14, 2017 2 - 4 p.m. 1800 Grant St, Denver Conference Room Minutes

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