LGBTQ & Ally Groups
Connections (Formerly GLU)
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Tuesdays from 6:30-9pm weekly in one of the Tree Suites in the IMU
An empowering discussion group for women on the queer spectrum (lesbian, bisexual, asexual, questioning, etc.) ages 18-24 who attend Indiana University. The group provides an opportunity for meeting, connecting, and conversing in a peer-facilitated, safe, confidential atmosphere which actively recognizes the fluidity of sex, gender, and practically every other facet of life. All information shared in meetings and the identity and email addresses of its members is kept confidential.
FairTalk at IU
FairTalk at IU is to foster discussions in diversity to promote fairness for all people regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, & strives to achieve this goal through educational outreach & political advocacy efforts targeting HJR6, a proposed constitutional amendment which will ban same sex marriage in the Indiana State Constitution.
GAY STRAIGHT ALLIANCE
The GSA offers Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Questioning and Allies (LGBTQA) support to strengthen and uphold an inclusive campus community at the Indiana University, one that welcomes people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions through support, educational resources, and encouragement.
Email: email@example.com Wednesdays at 7:30pm at Boxcar Books three times a month. During the other week the group will have a meeting somewhere else.
Gender Warriors is a peer-led discussion, advocacy and support group for trans-identified and gender nonconforming students. No individual must be considered “trans enough” to participate; everyone from anywhere across the gender spectrum may join, including allies. All meetings are confidential and privacy will be respected absolutely.
A safe place to form social, professional and educational peer networks. IU LGBT graduate students, undergraduates over 21 years of age and community members meet in informal settings to discuss personal and social issues.
Second/Fourth Thursday of every month at GLBT Office
Illumenate is South-Central Indiana’s preeminent Men’s Social Group for Gay/Bi/Trans men between the ages of 18 & 28. Every week we host free social events; our goal is to reach out to the community and get as many guys to come out and hang out in an environment where they can be themselves.
Keshet is a social organization for both cultural and religious LGBTQ Jewish and Jewishly-identified students. We give a voice to Jewish issues and individuals in the LGBTQ community.
Men Like Us Tuesday at 6pm-7:30pm at the GLBT Office
Men Like Us is a support group for men who identify as gay, bisexual or transgender or who have questions about their own sexual orientation or gender identity. This is a voluntary group that will meet on a regular weekly or bimonthly basis. The structure of the group will be formatted by the group to ensure all members are benefiting as much as possible. Members will be encouraged to share aspects of their identity, views on community resources, ways to find friendships and/or partnerships, personal strengths, and areas of growth. Confidential
Outlaw is the alliance of students working to promote equal rights and protect against discrimination based on sexual orientation or gender.
Out At Kelly
Out at Kelley is the first and only LGBT organization in the Kelley School of Business at IUB. We emphasize community involvement, business trips, and networking opportunities.
Rainbow Cycling is a Little 500 team dedicated to celebrating diversity and creating positive racing experiences for young men and women. Rainbow Cycling competed in its first Little 500 race in 2006, qualifying and finishing 27th in the men’s race. Our first women’s team competed in the 2011 Little 500 race, qualifying 30th and finishing 24th.
RAISE stands for Raising Awareness of Interactions in Sexual Encounters. RAISE is all about spreading the message of consent. We give presentations on sexual assault for classes, Greek houses, dorms, and anyone who requests one.
Resonate seeks to create an atmosphere of trust and respect for individuals from countries outside the USA who identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, genderqueer, ally or any of the hues of the rainbow. Confidential group.
Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Equality (SAGE)
A student organization devoted to fighting for equal rights regardless of sexual orientation or gender identity.
Secular Alliance of IU (SAIU)
The Secular Alliance of IU is a group who are first and foremost a community for non-believers, harboring a welcoming environment where people are free to question everything, including religion. We meet weekly on Sundays at 8pm for discussion meetings called Russell’s Tea Parties. (IU registered student group)
Student Global AIDS Campaign
The Student Global AIDS Campaign (SGAC) is a US-based network of student and youth organizations committed to the global fight against AIDS. SGAC seeks to mobilize a multi-racial student movement, in partnership with students internationally, to make claims upon governments, corporations, and civil society through education, leadership training, informed advocacy and direct action. SGAC demands sufficient resources, effective prevention, and guaranteed access to AIDS treatment and care as a matter of moral urgency.
-Want to make lifelong friends?
-Get in shape?
-Have the most fun you’ll ever have in college?
Then Rugby is for you! IU Women’s Rugby is looking for new recruits. No tryouts necessary! We accept any and everyone who wants to play! Visit our website or contact Club President or Vice President for additional information!
FRATERNITIES & SOROROTIES
BRAND NEW LBTQ Oriented Sorority at IU! Sigma Alpha Psi
Formerly GRL, this sorority has blossomed into a new, independent sorority called Sigma Alpha Psi. It is a unique, one of a kind sorority dedicated to “sexuality, service, sisterhood.” If you are looking to make new friends, make a difference, and make a lasting impression on the IU community, check out Sigma Alpha Psi. Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/groups/301347109974263/
Sigma Phi Beta
The Beta Chapter of Sigma Phi Beta Fraternity offer a safe-zone for gay, transgender and allied college men within a heteronormative Greek organization.
Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority
Theta Nu Xi Multicultural Sorority is the most diverse sisterhood available on Indiana University’s campus. We promote leadership, multiculturalism & self-improvement through academic excellence, involvement in and service to the campus and community.