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Mission: The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Student Alliance at the Graduate School of Biological Sciences (GSBS) has as its purpose to serve the needs of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer students at GSBS and foster community both among LGBT students and straight students. We will fulfill this mission through educational outreach regarding issues affecting vLGBT students and community service, as well as by providing a safe space for all GSBS students.

Contact us:


President: Erin Atkinson

Vice President: Barbara Diaz-Rohrer

Secretary: Ndidi Uzor 

Social Media Coordinator: Odemaris Navaez del Pilar


Throughout the year, we host both community service events and regular social hours. Check back soon for our next event!

December 1st is World AIDS Day, a day to raise awareness, dispel myths, and fight stigma. Join us on Thursday, Dec 1st, 5pm, in front of Onstead to network with students and professors while learning more about World AIDS day. There will be beverages and snacks provided. Please considering bringing a nutritious, non-perishable food donation. We will be donating food to the Houston AIDS Foundation’s Stone Soup Program. World AIDS Day Flyer.