We are currently seeking nominations for the Aggie Allies board. This includes the role of President-elect and other board positions. As you know, the Aggie Allies have been active this year in seeking to provide a welcoming and inclusive environment. One of the best way to further these efforts is to assume a leadership position within the organization.
January 27, 2:00-5:00 pm
February 17, 2:00-5:00 pm
February 27, 5:00-8:00 pm
March 24, 2:00-5:00 pm
April 21, 2:00-5:00 pm
Allies include staff, faculty, and students at Texas A&M University who display an Ally placard outside their office or residence hall room. This sign identifies them as individuals who are willing to provide a safe haven, a listening ear, and support for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people or anyone dealing with sexual orientation issues. Learn more...
We live in a society that often discriminates against people who are different. We have all been taught to believe that to be "straight" is to be normal. This can cause a great deal of pain for gay, lesbian, bisexual, and transgender (GLBT) people.
"Coming out," or disclosing their orientation to others, is an important step in GLBT people’s self-acceptance. Like everyone, GLBT people accept themselves better if others accept them. Learn more...