Collection ASU0292 - University of Miami SpectrUm Records [electronic records]

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University of Miami SpectrUm Records [electronic records]

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  • 2015- (Creation)

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1 Folders

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SpectrUM is University of Miami's undergraduate organization for LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) and allied students. The group aims to make the University of Miami a more diverse, accepting, and inclusive institution through education, awareness, advocacy, involvement, and support.

SpectrUM is University of Miami's undergraduate organization for LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) and allied students. The group aims to make the University of Miami a more diverse, accepting, and inclusive institution through education, awareness, advocacy, involvement, and support.  The group was originally founded in 1992 under the name GLBC (Gay, Lesbian and Bisexual Club).  They adopted a new name UPride in 2014, but they returned to SpectrUM in the following year.

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The collection consists of electronic messages and attachments sent by the Univeristy of Miami's student organization SpectrUM to its members.  SpectrUM is the university's undergraduate organization for LGBTQ+ (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and questioning) and allied students.

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  • English

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The Archivist was added to the organization's mailing list and started receiving emails in December 2015.

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See the organization's websites below:

https://orgsync.com/55359/chapter

https://www.facebook.com/MiamiSpectrUM/

Go to the link below "LGBTQ 'Canes and Allies" for resources offered to the community by the University of Miami.

http://www.miami.edu/sa/index.php/lgbtq_canes_and_allies/

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