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Who We Are

The LGBTRC team includes a professional staff coordinator, a student coordinator, and student employees, and you!

Program Coordinator:

Mary Larkin
Phone: 734.487.1075
E-mail: mlarkin@emich.edu
Office: Student Center Rm. 340J

Student Staff Coordinators:

Office: Brenden Smith
Events: Chase Anderson
QPOC and Events: Jasmine Reynoso
Advocacy: Lorant Peeler
Social Media: Riley Sironen
EPIC Coordinator: Blake Bonkowski

What We Do

Your LGBTRC offers educational trainings and facilitated dialogues for the classroom, student organizations, staff meetings, special events, and more. Our social and educational events are intended for the entire EMU campus community. Your LGBTRC events include lectures, movies, performances, panels, discussions, conferences, and much more. Your LGBTRC seeks to strengthen and build the EMU campus community as one that is supportive and inclusive of ALL individuals through our programming and events.

Our Signature Annual Events

  • Welcome Back BBQueer
  • OUTober
  • Transgender Day of Remembrance
  • World AIDS Day
  • Valentine's Queered
  • Pride Prom
  • Lavender Spring Celebration
  • SAFE Campaign

Your LGBTRC has a library full of information you can check out to use for class projects or your own leisure reading. We have numerous subscriptions to magazines, along with online resources. Here, you can find information about LGBT identities, culture, and history. Come and relax in a safe and inclusive environment.

Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, & Transgender Resource Center is part of Diversity & Community Involvement