First-Year Queer Alliance

The mission of the First-Year Queer Alliance is to support first year LGBT and allied students to develop strategies for a successful first year by creating a connection to GVSU, the LGBT Resource Center, and the queer and allied community.

Through participating in FQA students will…

  • be acclimated and connected to the GVSU community and the LGBT Resource Center
  • be empowered to lead authentic lives
  • learn skills to build lasting healthy relationships
  • develop strategies for a successful first year
     

FQA's 2013 Fall Semester Kick-off events: 

Thursday, August 29 at 5pm 

First-year Queer Alliance Picnic, meet at the LGBT Resource Center

This is the annual kick-off for the First-year Queer Alliance. All first-year students interested in learning more about or getting involved with First-year Queer Alliance are invited to meet at the LGBT Resource Center and walk over to the Arboretum for a fun "sack lunch" picnic.  Sandwiches, chips and soda provided.

Tuesday, September 3 at 5pm

First-year Queer Alliance Pizza and Questions, meet at the LGBT Resource Center

All first-year students are welcome to this First-year Queer Alliance (FQA) event. Students will meet at the LGBT Resource Center and walk over to the Fieldhouse together for Campus Life Night. Pizza provided.

Friday, September 6 at 3pm

First-year Queer Alliance Fieldtrip to Grand Rapids, meet at the LGBT Resource Center

Join the First-year Queer Alliance for a fieldtrip to the Pew Campus in downtown Grand Rapids. Meet at the LGBT Resource Center at 3 p.m. before getting on the 50 bus to travel to the downtown campus. After the downtown campus tour, there will be a delicious sweet treat! Desserts provided. 

 

FQA meets every Monday at 9pm in the LGBT Resource Center - 1161 Kirkhof.

SIGN-UP for First-year Queer Alliance!

If you have questions about FQA you can email Lindsay at greyerli@gvsu.edu or stop by the center between the hours of 8am-5pm; Monday-Friday.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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