Array of three photos. Photo 1: 2015 Lavender Graduation Graduates posing in front of Purdue train in the Dauch Alumni Center; Photo 2: Angela Davis at podium in Elliott Hall at Purdue University during her lecture in February 2015; Photo 3: Dr. Susan Rankin speaking at a podium in Fowler Hall at the Championing Equality: LGBTQ Athletes and Allies program on March 31st, 2015.


The LGBTQ Center promotes academic engagement between students, faculty, and staff through partnerships and co-curricular learning opportunities.

We achieve this by:

  • Collaborating with academic programs and faculty to enhance student learning
  • Create opportunities for students and faculty to disseminate research on gender and sexuality
  • Elevating the importance of gender and sexuality studies in all fields
  • Increasing cross-cultural learning for all students, faculty, and staff
  • Providing training opportunities for faculty, staff, and students

Highlighted Programs and Initiatives

  • Sex, History, and the Cities Study Abroad
  • LGBTQ Studies Minor
  • Diversity in Gender and Sexuality Studies Learning Community
  • Annual LGBTQ Symposium
  • Boilers OUT Loud Performance


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