This event–held on October 13th (6-8pm) and 14th (9:30am-3pm), 2017–will focus on the perspectives and concerns of queer, lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, gender non-conforming, non-binary, intersex, and asexual students in preparation for co-op, internships, and professional life beyond campus. Students will have the opportunity to hear from alumni and professionals in various industries about topics such as navigating microaggressions, corporate culture, gender presentation, etc. Additionally, students will engage with their peers on these topics and meet one-on-one with professionals to further discuss questions related to preparing for professional working environments.
Reach(OUT) LGBTQA+ Career Conference is the recipient of a 2016 National Association of Colleges and Employers “Excellence in Diversity” Award.
All Northeastern University and Boston-area university students are welcome to attend (with student ID). Registration is free for any Boston-area student with a college ID. Online pre-registration is required and can be done at the following link: northeastern.edu/oidi/reachoutReach(OUT) 2017 is sponsored by Liberty Mutual, Harvard Pilgrim, Wellington Management, Northeastern University’s D’Amore-McKim School of Business, College of Engineering, College of Science, and Student Activity Fee. Partners include the Office of Institutional Diversity & Inclusion, LGBTQA Resource Center, and Career Development.