Wednesday, February 3, 2016

2016 Submit A Workshop


Submit a program proposal by Friday, March 4, 2016. You will be notified by email if your program has been accepted by March 14.

All presenters, including co-presenters, must also apply to attend BlaqOUT and self-identify as Black/African American or of African descent; and as Same Gender Loving, Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning or somewhere on the LGBT spectrum.

Please note that all rooms will include a white board, dry erase markers, and a projector. However, you must provide your own laptop. If you are using a Mac, please provide your own adapter for projector use. Internet access will be available for presenters.

Presenter Responsibilities:
**Lead presenter should communicate conference updates to co-presenters.
**Presenters are responsible for any copying costs incurred.
**Presenters are responsible for making their own travel arrangements. (We do not have the ability to pay for your travel arrangements/accommodations.)

We especially encourage you to propose programs that are interactive, create dialogue, or are action-oriented.

Please note your workshop proposal is not complete until you and any co-presenters also apply to attend BlaqOUT.

Please feel free to email toi.thibodeaux(at)cur.edu any supporting documents for the workshop committee to review during the workshop selection process.

Deadlines:
Proposal submission: Friday, March 4, 2016
Proposal acceptance notification: by March 14

Registration payment (if accepted to attend): April 3

CLICK HERE to fill out the workshop proposal form.

Sunday, January 24, 2016

Application for the BlaqOUT Conference 2016 Now Open!!!

Application for the BlaqOUT Conference 2016
Now Open!!!


CLICK HERE to apply online for the BlaqOUT Conference!


We encourage people to apply early, because of limited space and to give you time to arrange travel and registration fee payment. We will review applications weekly and provide rolling notification regarding your application.


What are important deadlines?

   Proposal submission: Friday, March 4th
   Proposal acceptance notification: by March 14th
   Online application to attend: March 21st
   Notification of acceptance to attend: Ongoing

Registration payment (if accepted to attend): April 3rd


Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Just Added BlaqOUT Brunch!!!

~ ~ JUST ADDED ~ ~
SUNDAY, APRIL 10, 2016
~ ~ BLAQOUT BRUNCH ~ ~



3rd BlaqOUT Conference
UC Riverside
April 8-9, 2016
(Optional BlaqOUT Brunch  ~ ~  April 10, 2016)

If you would like to have posters or a postcard mailed to your organization please email us with you contact info at Email blaqoutucr@gmail.com!

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