Meet new friends, learn something interesting, and celebrate the LGBTQ and Ally community at Babson! Here’s what we’re up to over the coming months. Wondering what we’ve been up to in the past? See our list of past events.
LIVE OUT LOUD: March 4th, 5:30-8:30 in Olin Hall
For the first time ever, Pride alliance will be partnering with OUT Network (Babson's Graduate LGBTQ and Ally student organization) to foster a mentorship program! All interested Pride Alliance members will be partnered with a graduate student to make connections and build a network. The mentorship program between the two organizations is meant to be another form of support and to give members advice on life in the workplace (how to come out, how to leverage LGBTQ involvement, etc.)
Please register here
3rd Annual Lavender Graduation Ceremony: April 30, 2pm-4:30 at the Glavin Chapel
Babson's Lavender Graduation is a celebratory event to recognize and honor the contributions and achievements of graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ) and ally students. This event will provide an opportunity to reflect on, recognize and honor significant contributions of continuing students, Babson faculty, staff, alumni and friends of the College. Please RSVP here
We are also accepting nominations for the Babson Pride Awards, which will be presented at the Lavender Graduation. Please nominate a friend/teammate/professor/family member who has made a difference for the Babson LGBTQ and Ally community. Submit your nomination here today!
LGBTQ Safe Zone Training
Local and National Events
March 7: Queer Women in Business Summit
The inaugural Queer Women in Business Summit is an event that is open to everyone -LGBTQ pre-MBA, MBA, alumni, and their allies alike. They are specifically crafting the content so that it is applicable to women and their allies at all stages of their careers. Registration is $99, but current students are eligible for a 50% discount using the code LGBTstudent.
April 2-12: 31st Boston LGBTQ Film Festival
Celebrate and enjoy the work created by Boston's LGBT media makers at the fourth oldest LGBT film festival in North America.
April 16: Boston Spirit LGBTQ Executive Networking Night Join Boston Spirit magazine for their 8th Annual LGBTQ Executive Networking Night at the Boston Marriot Copley Place from 6-9pm. Last year's event was attended by more than 1,500 local LGBTQ corporate professionals, making it the largest LGBTQ business event in New England. Must RSVP.
Website for more information and registration: http://bostonspiritmagazine.com/2015/01/boston-spirit-2015-lgbt-executive-networking-night-april-16/