LGBTQ Resources

Posted on Tuesday, November 24th, 2015 by Casandra Fletcher under OMA Webpage.

QF_list_TwitterCheck out our new LGBTQ resource list to find information about services you may need from places that promise to be queer-friendly!

Lavender Graduation

Posted on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 by Karen Core under OMA Webpage.

Lavender Graduation


We want to celebrate you!

The Office of Intercultural Engagement wants to host a Lavender Graduation to congratulate you on your great achievements! In order to host this event, we are putting the call out to gather interest!

If you’re a member of the LGBTQIA+ community and you’re graduating this December, please email Porshe Chiles, at, with your preferred name, preferred pronouns, email, a senior quote, a short bio, and a few words to incoming first-year students. We look forward to naming you a 2015 Rainbow Scholar!


Confetti – LGBTQIA + Volunteering Initiative

Posted on Wednesday, October 14th, 2015 by Karen Core under OMA Webpage.

Confetti – LGBTQIA + Volunteering Initiative

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We meet bi-weekly to discuss queer community goings-on and plan events for LGBTQ+visibility and outreach

Thursday, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm

Location: 062 EUC

Help us make a difference on
campus and in the community
by supporting LGBTQIA+
affirming initiatives.
Contact Magnolia Justice, the LGBTQ
coordinator for outreach and
advocacy at

For disability accommodations, please contact
Magnolia Justice at 336-334-5090 or

Alianza: Latin@ and Hispanic Faculty and Staff Association at UNC Greensboro

Posted on Wednesday, September 30th, 2015 by Karen Core under OMA Webpage.

Since 2013, UNC Greensboro’s Alianza has been a gathering point for university employees who are interested in collaborating around issues that impact Hispanic/Latin@ staff as well as initiatives that enhance activity on campus related to the Hispanic/Latin@ diaspora.

The steering committee for Alianza is comprised of Kattya Castellon, Associate Director of Admissions; Dr. Amy Williamsen, chair of the Department of Languages, Literatures and Cultures; Pat Levitin, Assistant Director of Undergraduate Admissions; and Dr. Jim Settle, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.  Augusto Peña, Director of Intercultural Engagement is the convener for the 2015-2016 academic year.

Alianza meetings are open to all UNC Greensboro employees.

2015-2016 Dates and Times.
All meetings will be held in the OIE conference room, 062 EUC unless otherwise indicated.
12:30-2pm, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015
noon-1:30pm Tuesday, Nov 10, 2015
12:30-2pm Wednesday, Dec 9, 2015 * off-campus restaurant
noon-1:30pm Tuesday, Jan 12, 2016
12:30-2pm Wednesday, Feb 10, 2016
noon-1:30pm Tuesday, March 15, 2016
12:30-2pm Wednesday, April 13, 2016
noon-1:30pm Tuesday, May 10, 2016 * off-campus restaurant
You are always invited to bring your lunch.  We have a microwave and toaster available.

Testimonials from Hispanic/Latino Students

Posted on Friday, November 15th, 2013 by Jeffrey Coleman under OMA Webpage.

Check out some videos of Hispanic/Latino students sharing their success stories!
This video is in English

This video is in Spanish