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All students do have extended tap access to use the space during  6 am - 2 am the following day. Come on in!




Movie Night: SALTBURN


Description:  A student at Oxford University finds himself drawn into the world of a charming and aristocratic classmate, who invites him to his eccentric family's sprawling estate for a summer never to be forgotten.


  • Date Friday, Feb 9th 2024
  • Time: 4:30 – 7:00 p.m
  • Location: Rainbow Lounge 50 - 250
  • Trailer (Rated R)


All about TQPOC Activism, Liberation and Joy w/ BSU

Description: Ever wondered about the hidden gems of Pride history? Prepare to dive deep into a treasure trove of stories that have been overlooked for far too long. We're putting the spotlight on the unsung heroes - the Black and brown trans pioneers who paved the glittery path for queer liberation!

But wait, there's more! Get your game face on because we're turning this into a showdown of knowledge and wit with our very own interactive game of Jeopardy! Test your LGBTQ+ history prowess as we explore the past, present, and future of our community. Come on by for a chance to win prizes from local Black owned businesses.

  • Date Monday, Feb 12th 2024
  • Time: 6:30 - 8:30 PM
  • Location: Rainbow Lounge 50 - 250


Affirmation Card Making

Description:  Create your own unique affirmation card(s) to carry with you wherever you go, or make one (or a few) for someone you care about. Come alone or bring a friend, everyone is welcome.

  • Date Wednesday, Feb 14th 2024
  • Time: All day starting at 10 am
  • Location: Rainbow Lounge 50 - 250
Aromantic + Asexual Community Building

Description:  A casual setting where folks who are aro/ace can foster positive relationships with others in the community. With this community building program, we hope students will gain a better understanding of what the identities mean, and also bring awareness to their erasure. 

  • Date Monday, Feb 19th 2024
  • Time: 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Location: Rainbow Lounge 50 - 250
Queer Talks Series: Impacts of Queerbaiting

Description:  Embark on a transformative journey with our program, tackling queerbaiting head-on. Break free from the shadows of ambiguity and dive into vibrant discussions that empower and enlighten. Uncover the real stories, challenge preconceptions, and celebrate the rich tapestry of LGBTQ+ experiences. Join us in fostering a dialogue that transcends bait and switch, creating a space where authenticity thrives and true understanding prevails. It's time to spark conversations that matter – let's rewrite the narrative together 

  • Date Tuesday, Feb 27th 2024
  • Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Rainbow Lounge 50 - 250
LBGTQ+ Student Advisory Board Meeting

Description:  What programs do you want to see from us? What is impacting you at MIT? Bring your ideas to our February LBGTQ+ Advisory Board meeting. We encourage all MIT undergrads, graduates, and postdocs to engage in thoughtful discussion and expand their communities.

  • Date Thursday, Feb 29th 2024
  • Time: 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  • Location: Rainbow Lounge 50 - 250


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Library Resource

We have an online library to see all our books! Click Here.  You can check them out in person when you visit the Rainbow Lounge.


LBGTQ+ Services Programs

LBGTQ+ Services has a wealth of programs. Below you'll find our current list of programs that change every month. If you're interested in learning more about our programs for incoming students, annual events, reoccuring programs, and our Rainbow Compass Mentorship program then please go to our history of LBGTQ+ Services Programs Page here.
Want to work on an event together? Email The LBGTQ+ Services staff is here to make it happen. 


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The generous contributions to the LBGT Resources and Programming Fund help  ensure a safe and supportive campus-wide community where lesbian, bisexual, gay, transgender, questioning individuals, and their allies are all welcomed as equals. . Find out how you can Give and MORE + by clicking on the links provided.