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The Queer College Conference returns in 2019!

October 25-26, 2019 @ University of Northern Iowa

Be a part of the greatest Queer College Conference of year! The Queer College Conference is the only conference of its kind dedicated to addressing the barriers and adverse conditions facing LGBTQ college students and their faculty/staff advocates. Attendees will work together through expert-facilitated workshops and peer-led conversations to build the tools and community necessary for sustainable change and impact! Workshop tracks for both students and faculty/staff/community service providers ensure every attendee has the opportunity to build a network of their peers.

Queer student organization UNI Proud will be our 2019 student hosts! Ready your finest glitter and garb for the first ever all-student Midwest Drag-A-Ganza!!! Join students from 30+ college campuses to be the stars and party to close out the first conference day.

Questions? Please contact the conference organizer Ric Tennenbaum by emailing ric@iowasafeschools.org or calling 515-689-9916.

Friday, October 25 | 3:00-11:00pm

Saturday, October 26 | 9:00am-5:30pm

For the full schedule, workshop descriptions and locations, and information on the daily activities, find us on Sched!

Be a part of the greatest Queer College Conference of year! The Queer College Conference is the only conference of its kind dedicated to addressing the barriers and adverse conditions facing LGBTQ college students and their faculty/staff advocates. Attendees will work together through expert-facilitated workshops and peer-led conversations to build the tools and community necessary for sustainable change and impact! Workshop tracks for both students and faculty/staff/community service providers ensure every attendee has the opportunity to build a network of their peers.

Queer student organization UNI Proud will be our 2019 student hosts! Ready your finest glitter and garb for the first ever all-student Midwest Drag-A-Ganza!!! Join students from 30+ college campuses to be the stars and party to close out the first conference day.

For accommodations and accessibility questions, please contact the conference organizer Ric Tennenbaum by emailing ric@iowasafeschools.org or calling 515-689-9916.

Time, Date and Location:
Friday, October 25th, 3:00PM-11:00PM – Saturday, October 26th, 9:00-5:30PM
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

Registration Fee:
Students – $60
Family, Staff, Community members – $120

Refunds: All registrations are nonrefundable. Registrations can be transferred to a different name for those who cannot attend. Payment can be made with a check or PO.  In order to pay with a check or PO please call us at 515-381-0588 or email info@iowasafeschools.org with number of participants and additional details, and an invoice will be made for you.

If you are interested in paying with a check or PO, please call our office at 515-381-0588. Please note that a credit card must be given at the time of registration if paying with a check or PO to reserve the desired headcount. No charge will be made to the card on file, provided that payment by check is received by October 31st, 2019. It is the responsibility of the reserving party to ensure that payments are received by Iowa Safe Schools.

All registrations are final and no refunds will be given.  Payment must be received by the date of the Conference.

Click here to register for the Queer College Conference!

 

Participate in the largest all-student drag show in the Midwest! The Queer College Conference student hosts, UNI Proud, have invited all student conference attendee drag performers to the stage on Friday night for Drag-A-Ganza! Fill out this brief Application To Perform and submit all drag show questions to ric@iowasafeschools.org.

Thank you for your interest in sponsoring the 2019 Queer College Conference. Click here to find out more about sponsorship levels.

To find out more about sponsoring the Queer College Conference, contact Ric Tennenbaum at 515-669-9916 or email ric@iowasafeschools.org.

 

Be a part of the greatest Queer College Conference of year! The Queer College Conference is the only conference of its kind dedicated to addressing the barriers and adverse conditions facing LGBTQ college students and their faculty/staff advocates. Attendees will work together through expert-facilitated workshops and peer-led conversations to build the tools and community necessary for sustainable change and impact! Workshop tracks for both students and faculty/staff/community service providers ensure every attendee has the opportunity to build a network of their peers.

For accommodations and accessibility questions, please contact the conference organizer Ric Tennenbaum, emailing ric@iowasafeschools.org or calling 515-689-9916.

Time, Date and Location:
Saturday, October 26th, 9:00AM-3:30PM
University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50613

Registration Fee:
Exhibitors: $200

Registration includes a table and two chairs.

Refunds: All registrations are nonrefundable. Registrations can be transferred to a different name for those who cannot attend. Payment can be made with a check or PO.  In order to pay with a check or PO please call us at 515-381-0588 or email info@iowasafeschools.org with number of participants and additional details, and an invoice will be made for you.

Exhibitors are given one (1) complimentary registration with the purchase of an exhibitor booth. If you have more than one person staffing your booth, or have different individuals staffing in shifts, it is required that your group purchase additional adult registrations for each staffer.

Once your application is submitted and approved, your exhibitor booth is considered attending and any balance remaining must be paid in full. No refunds or cancellations will be offered.

Click here to register as an exhibitor!

Hotel rooms are available at a reduced rate until September 25! When booking, be sure to mention that you are part of the Iowa Safe Schools Queer College Conference in order to access the discounted price.

 

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Cedar Falls

1614 Technology Parkway, Cedar Falls, IA 50613

3.0 miles from UNI

319-277-2400

Rate: $104/night + tax

 

Americinn

5818 Nordic Drive, Cedar Falls, IA 50613

3.2 miles from UNI

319-277-6166

Rate: $94/night + tax

 

Lifestyle Inn Lounge & Conference Center

5826 University Ave, Cedar Falls, IA 50613

2.2 miles from UNI

Rate: $79/night + tax