Topic: LGBTQ center

Radical Monarchs talk sisterhood, social justice

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Radical Monarchs talk sisterhood, social justice

October 4, 2018 0 comments

Radical Monarchs co-founders Anayvette Martinez and Marilyn Hollinquest kicked off a revelatory and reflective evening Wednesday night by asking audience members to imagine themselves as eleven year olds again.

The Sarah Doyle Women’s Center is hosting events that center on empowerment and feminism throughout March and April. This programming marks the first time the SDWC is using “womxn” in the series’ title.

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Womxn’s series promotes inclusivity

March 20, 2018 0 comments

Throughout March and April, the Sarah Doyle Women’s Center will host the 2018 Womxn’s History Series, “Remixing Storytelling: Gender, Media and Creative Expression,” which seeks to welcome marginalized identities and “amplify voices that haven’t been heard on campus,” said Giselle Flores Alvarado ’20.

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Alok Vaid-Menon delivers intimate performance

February 12, 2018 0 comments

The LGBTQ Center brought poet and performance artist Alok Vaid-Menon to Rites and Reasons Theatre last Friday for an event in the Queer Legacy Series.

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LGBTQ Center offers free, anonymous HIV testing

February 24, 2017 0 comments

On Feb. 8, the LGBTQ Center, in partnership with AIDS Project RI, offered free, anonymous HIV testing to Brown community members.

Men’s basketball to host first-ever LGBTQ pride night


Men’s basketball to host first-ever LGBTQ pride night

February 9, 2017 0 comments

The men’s basketball team will host an LGBTQ Pride Night in partnership with the Brown LGBTQ Center this weekend.

More than 40 people gathered in the Faunce Memorial Room Thursday evening to discuss bi+ sexual identities and how to augment their visibility.

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LGBTQ Center event promotes nuanced view of bisexuality

September 23, 2016 0 comments

“Raise your hand if you’ve ever heard that bisexuality is a phase,” Robyn Ochs began her presentation.

Je-Shawna Wholley, the new program coordinator for the LGBTQ Center, comes to Brown after having worked as an activist on a national level.

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LGBTQ Center hire focuses on community

September 15, 2016 0 comments

This fall, the LGBTQ Center welcomed its newest staff member, Program Coordinator Je-Shawna Wholley.