Queering Our World

November 6 - 8, 2015

Mid-Atlantic LGBTQA Conference - Call for Program Proposals

The Mid-Atlantic LGBTQA Conference consists chiefly of 60-minute sessions. Keynote and special events decided on by the Conference Committee will be schedule so that every attendee will be able to participate. Once sessions begin, you will find a variety of content.

Undergraduate, graduate, faculty, staff, and civic activists are encouraged to submit proposals for sessions, posters, workshops, art installations, performances, etc. Please see our session type descriptions page for guidance while developing your own proposals. Standard and creative presentation formats are encouraged. To explore past programs, themes, and keynote information, please check out our Mid-Atlantic LGBTQA Conference History page and check out our feedback page for a list of topics requested by previous attendees.

The conference committee will evaluate proposals based on quality, clarity, and relevance. Submit your proposal electronically via the form below. Undergraduate submissions should include the name of an advisor who has worked with you on your project.

Deadline: To ensure that participants receive notification of program participation as soon as possible, we ask that you submit your proposals electronically by August 31, 2015.

We look forward to reading your proposals and seeing you at our Eighth Annual Conference this fall!

Safa Saracoglu, Conference Chair
Timothy Oleksiak, Conference Vice-Chair
Asa Kelley, Conference Operations Coordinator

Proposal Deadline: Monday, August 31, 2015

Proposals should be submitted electronically via the form below.

Note: All sessions submitted by students should include the name of the Faculty Advisor.

Please limit submit no more than two presentation proposals per presenter.

Please email any questions, comments, and concerns to the Bloomsburg University LGBTQA Resource Center, lgbt@bloomu.edu.

Presentation Space Accommodations

All sessions will be held in university classrooms which include the following equipment:

  • Projection Screen
  • Windows 7 Workstation w/Internet Access
  • Document Camera
  • Laptop Computer connection via standard VGA
  • Wireless Internet Access

Submission Form

Please include a 100 word description of the session to be printed in the conference program.
Please indicate the style of your presentation. If applicable, you may select multiple options.
Please include a 300-500 word abstract which outlines the proposed content and objectives of the session as well as relevance to the conference theme.
Please provide a bulleted list of 2-4 learning/outcome objectives you hope to accomplish in this session.
Please enter the full name of the primary presenter as you would like it printed in the conference program. This person will also be the primary point of contact for all communication.
i.e. Student, Professor of ..., Director of ..., etc. to be printed in the conference program.
Please provide the College/University, Organization, or Company name to be printed in the conference program.
Please provide a valid email address. All communication will be returned to this address.
Please include the full names, titles, and institutions/organizations for all additional presenters and/or advisors to be printed in the conference program.
Please select the days that you are available to present (check all that apply).