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OUTstanding: A Seminar Exploring LGBTIQ Diversity is an annual, public and free seminar for all identities and backgrounds including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ) and ally-identified college students and community members. We are committed to providing a space for the celebration of LGBTIQ and multicultural visibility, intersectionality, and coalition building around diversity issues on our campus and community as well as campuses and communities nationwide.

Get excited for our 2014 keynote!

After months of planning, the conference is just around the corner – less than two months away! For this, we are excited to announce our explosive 2014 keynote speaker, Ms. Sonya Renee! She is an incredible talented poet, and will … Continue reading

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Register Now!

Registration is live for OUTstanding 2014!!! Please click on the link above to save yourself a spot :)

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Don’t forget we are accepting proposals! Please click on the “Proposals” link above to get more information. Our theme this year is “LGBTQ+: Mind, Body, and Soul” so please keep that in mind :). Also please check out the website of … Continue reading

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Final General Body Meeting of the Semester!!

Come to the last Outstanding meeting of the semester, where we will talk about Knoxville Pride and everything that’s been going on in the last few weeks (lots of updates!). There will be pizza involved ;) When: Wednesday April 23, … Continue reading

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Come to our first general body meeting on Monday, January 27th! Location: Humanities, Room TBA

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Planning for 2014 OUTstanding Seminar!

Hi all! Hopefully you had an AWESOME time at OUTstanding this year. If you didn’t get a chance to fill out a survey, please e-mail us your thoughts (good, bad, eh) to If you’re interested in helping to plan … Continue reading

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Check out our beautiful display case next to Smokey’s if you’re in the University Center!

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