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Undergraduate Student Groups

Vanderbilt Lambda Association
As Vanderbilt University’s undergraduate gay-straight alliance, the Vanderbilt Lambda Association is a leading promoter in diversity awareness, providing a safe space on campus for all students regardless of background, race, sexual orientation, or gender identity and expression. Lambda fulfills this mission by creating dialogue and programming among students, faculty, and the administration, reaching out to the greater Nashville organizations, and promoting increased interaction between the LGBTQI and other communities. Connect: | facebook | anchorlink

Delta Lambda Phi Fraternity for Gay, Bisexual, and Progressive Men
Delta Lambda Phi makes a positive and lasting difference in the lives of our Brothers and our community. Our commitment to social justice, friendship, and personal growth is reflected through making our presence make a difference. Our Brotherhood is committed to friendship with all and we welcome those who aspire to share our vision. Connect: website | facebook | anchorlink

 

Vanderbilt Diversity Career Alliance (VDCA)
VDCA is a pre-professional organization dedicated to inspiring LGBTs, students of color, women, and their allies primarily in financial services and consulting. Throughout the school year, we will engineer multiple programs to maximize your career potential including resume/cover letter workshops, corporate visits, Networking Ninja Prep, guest speaker panels, etc. Connect: facebook | anchorlink

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Graduate Student Groups

Divinity School: Office of Lesbian, Gay and Bisexual Concerns (GABLE)
The Office of Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual Concerns was organized in 1991 and is dedicated to addressing the issues of homophobia and heterosexism in religious life, society, and the academy. The Office provides a positive, safe environment that affirms the rights of lesbian, gay, and bisexual persons; it suggests ways in which the Divinity School and Graduate Department of Religion can fulfill their commitment to confronting homophobia in our society; it provides educational opportunities for all members of the Divinity School/Graduate Department of Religion community. Membership is open to all Divinity School and Graduate Department of Religion students, faculty, and staff who are committed to working toward the goals of the Office. The rights to confidentiality of students, faculty, and staff who participate in the office are honored. The work of the Office is coordinated by a student steering committee. Connect: website | facebook | anchorlink

Law School: OUTLaw
The Gay/Straight Alliance, now named OUTlaw, was formed to allow gay and lesbian law students to meet and discuss issues that are unique to being gay in the legal profession. The organization is open to all law students, gay and straight alike, and encourages all law students to become members. Connect: website | anchorlink

Medical School: LGBTMD
LGBT, MD has a two-fold mission: to educate the greater Vanderbilt medical community on health issues that pertain to gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) patients and health care providers and to provide a support network for GLBT medical students. Connect: website | anchorlink

Peabody College: Queeries
Queeries, the association of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and allied graduate and professional students at Vanderbilt University’s Peabody College, aims to bring together diverse students from all college disciplines for research, discussion, professional development, social activities and awareness-raising activities surrounding LGBTQI interests. Connect: facebook | anchorlink

Owen Graduate School of Management: Gay Straight Alliance
The Gay-Straight Alliance works to expand diversity at Owen by providing an open, supportive, and educational environment while furthering the professional goals of members, the inclusive culture at Owen, and exploration of related issues vital to future business leaders. GSA helps students prepare interviews, lunch-and-learn, and recruiter events. All GSA professional and social events are open to both LGBT students and Allies of the LGBT community. Connect: gsa@owen.vanderbilt.edu

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