The Center for LGBTQ Studies

The Center for LGBTQ Studies (CLAGS), located at the City University of New York, Graduate Center, was founded in 1991 and is the first university-based research center in the United States dedicated to the study of historical, cultural, and political issues of vital concern to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals and communities.

Check Out our Executive Director, Featured in AMny, GayCityNews, and PoliticsNY’s special issue of NYC LGBTQ Power Players!


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CLAGS is committed to sponsoring public accessible programing throughout the year.

Happy Pride! Don’t forget to check us out at the Queer Liberation March where we will be marching with a CLAGS contingent! We’re taking a break over the summer from programming. but check us out again in the fall for much more free events!!

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Visit our YouTube channel to watch past events dating back to 1995.


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