Take your knowledge and advocacy skills to the next level!
Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer, Questioning, and Ally identified high school students who want to build and expand their LGBTQA advocacy skills in their schools and beyond will learn from the best NIU has to offer! With a curriculum that combines a foundation of history, legal rights, and practical skills to be a leader, this camp will provide NIU faculty guidance and staff and student perspectives on becoming more active in the movement towards equality. Learn how to start at home by building skills to start a Gay/Straight Alliance, or to improve an existing one.
Camp Director: An active leader in the LGBT community for close to a decade, Teresa Schryver, a native of DeKalb with years of summer camp experience, is currently working on a masters in Communication Studies with a graduate certificate in LGBT Studies.
Summer Camp Fees: Residential campers $525 ($575 after June 14, 2013); returning LA&S Academic Summer campers, multiple campers from the same household, or NIU employees are eligible for an additional $25 discount on request.
For more information contact College of Liberal Arts and Sciences External Programming: call (815) 753-5200 or email LASEP@niu.edu