Committee Nominations

Our committee has some spaces, now is your chance to get involved with Keele LGBT*!

Positions Available:

Co-President: Amongst other stuff, this person will work with the other Co-President (Dylan) to oversee the committee and organise the society. They will help the rest of the committee with their roles and help link other organisations to the society. They will also oversea the finances and represent the whole society.

Secretary & Treasurer: This person will be in charge of the logistical and communication side of the society, which includes the finances and minuting the committee meetings.

PR & Events: This person will be in charge of the society’s social media presence and will organise the socials, with help Sent from my iPhone

Welfare Officers: These people are there to support all the members that self define as their demographic. For example, any self defining females can seek support and advice from the Female Welfare Officer. They will also run awareness/fundraising events that relate to their role. The welfare positions available are:
Trans* Welfare
Disability Welfare
International Students’ Welfare
Mature Students’ Welfare
Postgraduate Welfare
Ethnic Diversity Welfare

To Apply:
Email info@keelelgbt.co.uk with your name, year of study and a paragraph saying why you think you’ll be good at the role. For the first 3 positions, you may be asked to provide a more detailed manifesto and show a years worth of relevant experience. For the welfare positions, you must self identify in the demographic of the position you are running for.

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IDAHOT – International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia

Come say Hello tomorrow! We’ll be around concourse for most of the day, where we shall completing a variety of activities to celebrate the International day against homophobia and transphobia.

For those that don’t know IDAHOT is a day to celebrate the diversity of Gender and Sexuality… show your support by tweeting a nice message with the hashtag #idahot or going along to dayagainsthomophobia.org/ and find out some of the fun things you could do to show that you suport your LGBT* friends

We know you are all studying hard for those exams but come along and take a break from revision by popping some balloons and helping make an awesome sign with finger paints (don’t worry we shall supply some gloves!)

Hope to see all yo beautiful people tomorrow.

Peace out

James Mdownload

 

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Eurovision Party!

Tomorrow night we will be hosting an Eurovision party at The Pig and it’s guaranteed to be a fabulous night! The show starts at 8pm :)

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Weekly Socials Are Back!

Tonight’s social is in blueprint as usual and is just going to be a relaxed evening with a few games seeing as it’s exam and deadline time! So take a well deserved break and join us from 7:30pm.

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Easter Holidays!

We’re taking a break over the Easter Holidays from our usual activities and socials. But don’t you worry we’ll be back from the 5th May for you to take a much needed chill from revision, or celebrate the end of egg-xams!

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Equal Marriage Countdown Party!

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Tonight we will be hosting a party in The Pig for the countdown to the first same sex marriages which will happen on the 29th!

There will be drinks offers and our very own International Welfare Officer Divz will be DJing. Also there are guest-list wristbands for the Easter Ball for those who attend the countdown party!

Check out the Facebook event for more information.

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Film Night!

Hope you all haven’t forgotten our movie night is tonight in 10mins, so get down to CBA 1.102 to watch Imagine Me and You with us!

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Thursday Film Night Poll

On Thursday we are having our fortnightly film night and here’s the poll for the film we’re going to watch. We’ve tried to picked films that have bisexual characters/sexuality elements. The choices are:

The poll will close Tuesday at Midnight!

What film should we screen Thursday 27th March?
pollcode.com free polls 
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Next Years Committee

Last night speeches were made, questions were answered, votes were counted…. and we’re happy to announce that the 2014/15 Keele LGBT* Society Committee are:

  • Co-Presidents: Dylan Beard & Nic Diviney 
  • PR & Events: Hannah Mitchell 
  • Secretary & Treasurer: Jake Briggs
  • Disabled Students Welfare Officer: Calum Greenfield
  • Bisexuality Officer: Cara Lomas
  • Male Welfare Officer: Daniel Skinner
  • Female Welfare Officer: Georgia Jones

Congratulations to the elected candidates and thank you to everyone who voted!

 

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Elections Social Tonight!

Tonight it’s your chance to vote for next years Keele LGBT* Society committee!

Social will start at the usual 7:30pm in Blueprint, and the candidates will be making speeches before the vote.

If you are unable to make the social but you would still like to vote, email info@keelelgbt.co.uk and we will forward the online voting form to you!

Here are the candidates manifestos

It’s St. Patricks day today, so we will be wearing green at the social!

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