Upcoming Event


Peace and Possibility Speakers Series

Featuring Kate Kendell

Executive Director, National Center for Lesbian Rights

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 12:00 pm, Shepherd Union, Ballroom A


Essay Writing Competition

As part of the Peace and Possibility Speakers Series we are holding an essay competition. This is an opportunity for students to share their unique story and experiences. Write an essay for the chance to win a $500 scholarship or a $50 gift certificate. The winning essay will receive the $500 scholarship and four runners-up will receive a $50 gift certificate. The winning essay will be shared as part of the Peace and Possibility Speakers Series on Thursday, March 23, 2017. 

Essay Topic:
  • What does LGBTQ mean to you and what will you do or are you doing to make a difference? 
    • Consider your life experiences and how you navigate LGBTQ communities. 
    • What is the need of the LGBTQ community moving forward and what does the future hold? 
Essay Requirements:
  • Write and submit your essay by March 21, 2017 at 5:00pm.
  • Essays should be typed, double-spaced and between 500-750 words. 
  • You must be a Weber State student to enter an essay.
  • Submit your essay to Jayson Stokes at jaysonstokes@weber.edu


For more information, contact:

Jayson Stokes, M.Ed.
Weber State University
LGBT Resource Center


Scholarships are Now Open for Applications

Matthew Shepard Scholarship

Lawrence J. Hall and Patricia I. Weckel Scholarship

Due Date: ** Extended Deadline **

Applications due Friday, March 27, 2017 by 5:00 pm

Send applications to Jayson Stokes at jaysonstokes@weber.edu




LGBT Resource Center

3885 West Campus Drive
Student Services Center,
Suite 154 Dept. 2125
Ogden, Utah 84408-2125


Jayson Stokes, M.Ed.