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The Graduate Pride Alliance (GPA)


The Graduate Pride Alliance (GPA) provides community, support, and fellowship for LGBTQ students and their allies. The Graduate Pride Alliance organizes social, educational, and advocacy events for the Boston College students. GPA sponsored Boston College’s inaugural Lavender Graduation in 2013 and the University’s first march Boston Pride Parade in partnership with the Rainbow Alliance. The GPA launched Boston College’s Safe Zone Program in 2014.

You can learn more about the GPA through our Constitution.

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Graduate President: Emilie Dubois GSAS ’15
Co-President: Nicole Poteat LAW ’15
Treasurer: Marcos Carreño CSOM ’15
Social and Activism Committee:  Jennifer Campbell GSAS ’14
                                                      Mark D’Angelo ’18

Resources for LGBTQ Students at BC:

The Office of the Dean of Students offers a website listing resources for students who identify as LGBTQ or who have questions arising from their sexual or gender identity. These resources are available in a printable format here.  You can also obtain a printed copy of this resource brochure at the Murray Graduate Student Center.