Gay students -- Pennsylvania
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
This collection contains booklets and journals from Haverford's club Bisexual, Gay, and Lesbian Alliance (BGALA). There is a journal shared by club members, several copies of a club-specific arts magazine, a resource guide for members, and several articles written for a club publication called PRISM. The collection also includes event flyers, organizational materials, Outtalk essays, and materials pertaining to the planning of the BGALA lounge.
This collection contains some documentation of the Haverford atmosphere around the LGBTQ community in the form of official college materials mentioning the Sexuality and Gender Alliance (SAGA) and online discussion boards. Additionally, there are some SAGA-specific materials, both administrative and promotional. Finally, there are miscellaneous materials including personal reflections of the club's members and t-shirts created by the club.
In 1987, several alumni of Swarthmore College proposed to the Alumni Office the idea of forming a gay and lesbian alumni network. The network produced several issues of a newsletter, Out Together, before apparently becoming dormant. This collection includes copies of the newsletter, letters from alumni (often featuring memoirs of gay life at Swarthmore), and other materials used for the creation and production of the newsletter.
The Sager Symposium is an annual conference at Swarthmore College focusing on different issues relevant to the LGBTQ community. The first Sager Symposium was held in 1989. The collection contains records of the Sager Committee and event-related materials, 1988-2002.