Members of the LGBTQIA+ Staff & Faculty Forum
Members of the LGBTQIA+ Staff & Faculty Forum
LGBTQIA+ Staff & Faculty Forum

» LGBTQIA+ Staff & Faculty Forum

The LGBTQIA+ Staff & Faculty Forum started in Fall 2017 and was developed by staff and faculty members who embrace, celebrate, and support the LGBTQIA+ communities on campus through outreach activities and events.

Mission Statement

The group is open to any staff and faculty members who wish to join together to:
  • Build community together as a group
  • Serve the campus in meaningful ways
  • Support LGBTQIA+ student communities

 For any questions or to be added to our listserv, please email lgbtqiaforum@chapman.edu.

  • Upcoming Meetings and Events
  • Forum Minutes
  • Chapman LGBTQIA+ in the News
  • LGBTQIA+ Forum Meetings

    Remote meeting announcements are sent to listserv members.
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    Special Announcements

    Chapman Queer Pages Offer Resources, Support for LGBTQIA+ Communities and Allies

    Chapman University’s Queer Pages is an online resource for students who identify as part of the LGBTQIA+ communities and allies, created by Cross-Cultural Engagement in collaboration with the Advisory Group on the Status of LGBTQIA+ Communities. The webpage contains information that ranges from LGBTQ+ student support to local resources and scholarship opportunities.

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    Upcoming Pride Events and Events of Interest

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  • Barnard Awarded 2021 CCCC Lavender Rhetorics Award for Excellence in Queer Scholarship’s Book Award

    Dr. Ian Barnard (Department of English, Chapman University), has won the 2021 Conference on College Composition and Communication (CCCC) Lavender Rhetorics Award for Excellence in Queer Scholarship’s Book Award for, Sex Panic Rhetorics, Queer Interventions. The CCCC is an association within the National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE).

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    Honoring LGBTQIA+ Artists in the Escalette Collection

    To celebrate Chapman University’s LGBTQIA+ History Month, the Escalette Permanent Collection of Art would like to highlight some of the amazing artists in our collection who are a part of or contribute to the LGBTQIA+ communities. Their works shine a light on LGBTQIA+ experiences and invite the viewer to critically consider gender norms and social expectations of sexuality.

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    Students celebrate LGBTQIA+ community at Pride Month kickoff

    The Student Union in Argyros Forum was decked with lights, streamers and rainbow flags on Oct. 1. As the heels of drag performers clicked and clacked onstage, campus a cappella group Queercappella performed hits by LGBTQIA+ artists at the Cross-Cultural Center’s Pride Month kickoff.

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    Chapman University Recognized Nationally for TCamp Intercampus Retreat for Transgender & Gender Questioning College Students

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    Can Students’ Acts of Solidarity Help Schools Beat Bullying? Chapman Researcher Says Yes

    “It’s a huge issue in the LGBTQ community, among other communities,” says De Pedro, who uses data from the California Healthy Kids Survey to measure the impact of bullying on LGBTQ students in schools. “It’s definitely a way of generating awareness.” 

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Important Community Dates


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Contact Us


David Carson, Interim Co-Chair
Distance Education Librarian
Leatherby Libraries
davcarso@chapman.edu

Zac Graycen, Interim Co-Chair
Administrative Coordinator for the Teacher Education Programs
Atallah College of Educational Studies
zgraycen@chapman.edu

Chris Graycen, Treasurer
Administrative Assistant to the Vice Provost for Institutional Effectiveness & Faculty Affairs
Office of the Provost
graycen@chapman.edu

Jessica MyLymuk, Web Manager
Assistant Director
Rodgers Center for Holocaust Education
cioffi@chapman.edu