Calendar of Events

Past Events

2012
- New England Small College Queer Summit

Fall 2010
- Candlelight Vigil (see iCNN report)

Spring 2010

- Anything But Straight in Athletics: Included Fearless exhibition by Jeff Sheng, Artist lecture with Jeff Sheng, LZ Granderson lecture (sponsored by OUTmedia) "Men, Manhood, and Mayhem: The Real Reason Behind Homophobia in Sports." You can view pictures from events here.



Fall 2010

- First Day of Classes BBQ
- "A Christian Defense of Marriage" with Rev. Marvin Ellison
- From Here to Queer: A Conversation with Joseph Boone on the State of Gay and Lesbian Studies
- Celebration Dinner with Rev. Irene Monroe
- Screening of "Pick up the Mic"
- "Proud of my Whole Self" party

Spring 2009

- Maine's Same-Sex Marriage Legislation: A Discussion for Staff and Faculty
- Reinaldo Arena's *Mona*: Leonardo Da Vinci in the Age of AIDS" With Jorge Olivares, Allen Family Professor of Latin American Literature, Colby College
- Nicky Click: A GAYpril event

Fall 2008

- "Night Scene" film screening with director Zi'en Cui
- QTRC Fall Brunch
- Clean: A Discussion of Samuel Delany's Novel Stars in My Pockets Like Grains of Sand with Professor Robert Reid-Pharr
- A talk by John Cameron Mitchell
- Deviation: A photo exhibit

Spring 2008

- "Going the Other Way" with Billy Bean
- "Hip Hop and Homophobia" with Thomas Bell (click for photos)
- "Body Politics" with Paisley Currah 
- "Hedwig and the Angry Inch" film screening- "Tara's Crossing" play 

Fall 2007

- "Ma Vie En Rose" Film Screening and Transgender Cinema Discussion
- "The Poetics of Essex Hemphill: Journey into Gay Black Male Subjectivity, 1985-1995."  Lecture by Professor Mark Foster
- "Transsexuality Accross Cultures: What can we learn from anthropology?" Lecture by Professor Krista Van Vleet
- "Cruel and Unusual" Film Screening
- "Home for the Holidays" open discussion

Spring 2007

 - Alumni Open House
- Safe Colleges Conference (Tufts) 
- Queer Marriage Series: Mary Bonauto
- "Out, but not Burned Out" discussion with Robin Ochs
- QTRC & Friends Brunch
- Queer Marriage Series: Marvin Ellison
- Maine Colleges Queer Retreat

Fall 2006

- Film Screening of Carter Smith's "Bugcrush"
- Gay Marriage Series: Evan Wolfson
- Michael Feldman performs "Muscle Bound"
- Coffee with Jeff Zimman '78
- Taste the Rainbow @ Ladd House
- Transamerica Viewing & Talk About Gender at the WRC
- But I'm a Cheerleader Viewing at Mac House
- National Coming Out Day -- Speak Out

Spring 2006

- Queer Leadership Retreat to Bath, ME
- QTRC Tea: Love
- Bowdoin/Colby/Bates Dinner
- Judy Sheperd Lecture
- The Laramie Project
- Safe Colleges Conference at Tufts University
- Drag Ball
- Queer Teach-In
- National Day of Silence
- QTRC/WRC End-of-the-Year Picnic

Fall 2005

- Michael Heath Protest
- Queer Student/Staff/Faculty Brunch
- Queer Alumni Social
- Coming Out Week
-Union Decorations
-Quad Chalking
-Coffee House
-Coming Out Discussion
- Queer Indian Movie Night
- QTRC Tea: Queer at Home for the Holidays