Out in Front
Join us on Saturday February 8th at Vanderbilt University for Out in Front 2014, the fifth annual LGBTQI and Ally College Conference. Meet peers from across the state to share resources, develop leadership skills, and foster a strong community of LGBTQI and allied student leaders.
OUT in Front is open to any currently enrolled undergraduate and graduate students at a two- or four- year institution. The conference is free to attend and breakfast & lunch will be provided.
The mission of OUT in Front is to engage students, faculty, and staff from across the region in issues relevant to the LGBTQI community and society at large.
Each year, the conference strives to connect both individuals and communities with resources that will help to enrich lives in the area. OUT in Front strives to enhance leadership development for LGBTQI and allied students.
The purpose of Out in Front 2014 is to foster:
Empowerment of All
Action for Change
VOICE: The Power of the Collective Narrative
V – Vocalize
O – Organize
I – Include
C – Create
E – Engage
Out in Front will be held on Saturday, Feb. 8, 2014
Conference check-in & breakfast will start at 8 am. Conference opening is at 9 am and conference closing is at 5 pm.
Out in Front is held in the Student Life Center at Vanderbilt University.
The conference is free to attend and breakfast & lunch will be provided. Though lodging is not required to attend OUT in Front 2014 we acknowledge that many will be traveling to attend the conference. Free lodging options are not guaranteed but we will make every attempt to place each attendee who request lodging assistance. Please keep this in mind when registering.
Out in Front is seeking proposals that effectively connect to the 2014 purpose and theme. Please consider this in the submission of the workshop proposal.
Workshop submissions can be submitted here!
In addition, please keep in mind the following:
Completely fill out the workshop application and submit by the deadline.
Please make sure that you are available Saturday, February 8th from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.
If you are attending, please complete the registration form.
If you need a computer for your presentation, please be prepared to provide your own laptop and adaptor (Projectors, Screens, and presentation paper will be provided by Vanderbilt LGBTQI Life upon request).
Acceptance notices will be sent out by January 20th, 2014.