Name / Pronoun Change

oSTEM is excited to announce that students can now change their preferred names and pronouns on Trailhead, Canvas, and their school email. oSTEM has been pushing for this for a while, and now we want to get the word out that students can change this information! To...

Support Groups

The general support group is a recent project that we’ve come up with in an attempt to bring LGBTQ+ Mines students and allies together and talk about whatever’s on our chests, be that school, work, home life, or anything else.  We’re trying to create an inclusive,...

Lavender Graduation

Have you graduated in 2020, or are you graduating in either the spring or fall semester of 2021?  Even if you haven’t graduated or aren’t graduating, do you want to come and celebrate our recent graduates at this event?  Lavender Graduation is our annual...

Menstrual Product Drive

As you might have already noticed, Mines has a couple gender-neutral bathrooms (particularly around the Student Center), and it’s generally been our responsibility to stock those bathrooms with things like tampons and pads.  While we haven’t restocked them recently,...

GSA Meetings

oSTEM tends to set up meetings with GSA (Gay Straight Alliance) groups in local high schools to talk about experiences as LGBTQ+ people in STEM.  We currently don’t have any meetings planned, but, if you’re interested in setting one up with us, let us know!

Emergency Fund

oSTEM received $500 from MEP (Multicultural Engineering Program) in order to set up a program so that people can get food, clothing, shelter, and whatever else they need if they find themselves in a rough situation (which, in the midst of a pandemic, is a lot of...