The UCLA LGBT Faculty-Staff Network supports and promotes the interests and concerns of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender faculty and staff of the UCLA community by social, educational, and political means. Founded in 1989, it is one of the oldest Faculty-Staff groups in the country.
The Network welcomes all faculty and staff at UCLA. Our email list is confidential and is not a listserv. Membership is not indicative of one’s sexual orientation or gender identity. To join the email list, please contact Raja Bhattar.
SOCIAL: Sponsors National Coming Out Week reception, Annual Spring Anniversary Reception, Lavender Graduation, Brown bag lunch events, Other events
EDUCATIONAL: Hosts special educational events and training on campus about issues important to LGBT faculty and Staff
POLITICAL: Fights for equality in all areas of campus life including UC Domestic Partner Benefits, retirement benefits for same sex couples, and advocates for swift administrative action regarding hate crimes and heterosexism.
The LGBT Staff & Faculty Network holds three events per month:
- Social - first week of every month
- Lunch - second week of every month
- Meeting - 3rd Wednesday of every month, 2-3pm in the Rae Lee Siporin Library at the LGBT Center
For information about upcoming events, please contact Raja Bhattar or join our listserv.