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Aces and Aros

Odd Fridays, 4:00-5:00pm
Conference Room| LGBT Resource Center
Aces and Aros is meant to provide a space for those who identify on the asexual/aromantic spectrums or are on their journey to identifying with either/both communities. The group is designed to have room for discussions about ace/aro issues and/or experiences, as well as foster a stronger sense of community and support. For more information, contact acesandaros.ucsd@gmail.com.    

Black Queer Collective

Black Queer Collective is a group dedicated to finding and fostering Black queer community at UC San Diego. For more information about Black Queer Collective and their mixer, please click here.

Bored Gaymers

Fridays, 2:00-3:00pm
Conference Room Room | LGBT Resource Center
Come play board games with us weekly at the LGBT Resource Center! Feel free to see what games we have or even bring your own! No experience required!

Fluid Attraction

Fridays, 4:00-5:00pm
Conference Room | LGBT Resource Center
This group is an open dialogue and supportive space for those who identify with bisexual, biromantic, fluid, pansexual, panromantic, queer and questioning experiences. We welcome you to attend, listen, participate, and connect with others as we explore fluid sexualities and/or fluid romantic attractions. For more information, please e-mail fluidgroupucsd@gmail.com.

Lesbian Collective

The Lesbian Collective is UC San Diego's only lesbian-centered student organization! Join us every odd Wednesday from 4-5PM in the Women's Center small meeting room for discussion circles about lesbian life, feminism, and experiences among friends.

LGBTQ PhaM (Pharmacy and Medical Students)

The mission of LGBTQ-PhaM is to forge community among LGBTQ individuals on campus, to foster professional relationships for LGBTQ students and allies, and to confront LGBTQ health disparities through education and advocacy. In working toward these goals, LGBT-PhaM hopes to center and empower the voices of transgender and gender non-conforming folks, people of color, women, and the LGBTQ+ Community. There are socials once a month, but no formal meeting times. Look at the Facebook Page here for more information! This group was formally known as LGBTQ Meds.

LGBT Pharmacy Students Association

The Skaggs School of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences' LGBT Pharmacy Students Association, or LGBT Pharms, is an organization dedicated to uniting queer students in pharmacy school. The club works closely with the LGBT Medical Students Association and QuEST to put on social events, and also organizes outreaches to the gay community in areas related to gay, lesbian and transgender health.  For more information contact the Skaggs Schol of Pharmacy Student Affairs Officer Tracy Cruz at tlcruz@ucsd.edu.

Multi-Identity Art Collective

Mondays, 7:00-9:00pm
LGBT Resource Center
Multi-Identity Art Collective is an intersectional art group geared toward no one in particular because we take everyone! Humans of all artistic skill levels, specialties, and identities are welcome to join us. We hold art workshops and other social events!

oSTEM

Tuesdays, 6:30-8:30pm
Conference Room | LGBT Resource Center 
Out in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics is a national LGBTQ-affirming organization that aims to provide services and support for students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics and to create a dynamic network between students and professionals in industry and academia. For more information, check out their Facebook page!

QSUN

Mondays, 6:00-7:00pm
Family Room | LGBT Resource Center
QSUN (Queer Students United) as an organization aims to provide an open, welcoming, and safe space for individuals in the UCSD community who identify on the queer and/or LGBTQIAP+ spectrum, or are allies of such individuals. It is designed to offer an opportunity for a smaller and more close knit community.

QTPOC

Thursdays, 6:30-8:30 pm, every odd week
Check FB Page for Location 
QUEER/TRANS PEOPLE OF COLOR is a student org that creates a safe space to dialogue, educate, and socialize around LGBTQ+ identified people of color. For more information about QTPOC, contact qtpocucsd@gmail.com  

QuEST: Queer Engineers, Scientists and Technical Professionals of San Diego!

This group is comprised of many UC San Diego graduate students, as well as technical professionals from across the San Diego region.  They welcome scientists, engineers, technical professionals, medical professionals, graduate students, professional students, post-docs etc.

Website: https://www.facebook.com/QuEST-San-Diego-171698432880478/ 

The UCSD LGBT Staff and Faculty Association

First Tuesday of Every Other Month, 12pm-1pm

LGBT RC Conference Room

Contact: Anna Levitt at alevitt@ucsd.edu

Website: UCSD LGBT Staff and Faculty Association page

The UCSD LGBT Staff and Faculty Association is the official faculty and staff association for the gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender folks at UCSD. We provide the opportunity for faculty and staff to meet new people at the University and make connections that will last your entire career. All of our events are open to faculty, & staff regardless of one's sexual orientation and gender identity. To join the electronic mail list for the UCSD LGBT Staff and Faculty Association, go here. To join the Yahoo group, go here.

 

Community Specific Group Dialogues

Coming Out Group

Tuesdays, 3:30-5:00pm

Small Conference Room, Women's Center

Contact: Cat Thompson at cathompson@ucsd.edu or Luis Legaspi at llegaspi@ucsd.edu

The Coming Out group is a place to meet and gain support while discussing your sexual and/or gender Identities in a confidential setting. This group is for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, straight, or questioning folks who are coming out, considering coming out, or those who may already be out.  Topics are determined by group participants and can include stress, fear, anxiety, loneliness, family/cultural issues, excitement and celebration with regard to coming out. The group is open to new members the first 3 meetings of each quarter and then closes to maintain safe space. 

For more info, please contact Cat Thompson at cathompson@ucsd.edu or Luis Legasipi at llegaspi@ucsd.edu

Men's Relationship Forum

Weeks 2-10 (Fall, Winter & Spring Quarters)
Mondays, 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Small Meeting Room | Women's Center 

Join us for conversations about our experiences as gay men, and connect with other gay men on campus.
This group addresses relationships, sexual health, community building and more.

For more information please contact:
Greg Koch at gkoch@ucsd.ed

Trans Collective

Dates TBD
12:00-1:30PM | Conference Room, LGBT Resource Center 
Trans Collective is a discussion group for transgender, gender variant/fluid, genderqueer, non-binary, & gender-questioning individuals.

For more info contact: rainbow@ucsd.edu