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Nominations for the 8th Annual Qubie Awards

Introduction

Thank you for taking the time to recognize wonderful LGBTQIA+ allies on the UW-Stout campus and in the Menomonie community.

Please review the awards thoroughly. In addition, we would like to center the wide variety of amazing advocates and allies we have on campus and in our community. In addition to any specified ineligible parties for any awards, 2020 Qubie Award Recipients will not be eligible to be nominated for the same award at the 2021 Qubies, but may be nominated for any other Qubie Award.

The 2020 Qubie Awards are as follows: 
  • FANTASTIC FIRST YEAR (Formerly Fantastic Freshman)
    • A student in their first year on campus (including transfer students) who has gone above and beyond for the LGBTQIA+ community at UW-Stout
  • UNDERGRADUATE OF THE YEAR
    • A sophomore to senior-level student who has shown outstanding commitment to LGBTQIA+ people and issues
  • GRADUATE STUDENT OF THE YEAR
    • A graduate level student who has demonstrated impressive commitment to LGBTQIA+ people and issues
      • The Qube’s Graduate Assistant is ineligible for this award
  • FACULTY ALLY OF THE YEAR
    • A UW-Stout Faculty member who has shown strong and consistent support for the LGBTQIA+ Community
  • STAFF ALLY OF THE YEAR
    • A professional staff member who has demonstrated strong and consistent support for the LGBTQIA+ campus community
      • LGBTQIA+ Program Coordinator is ineligible for this award.
  • HOUSING ALLY OF THE YEAR
    • Any individual within University Housing, from Resident Advisor to the Director of Housing, who has shown great initiative for the LGBTQIA+ Community
      • Resident Advisors for the Out@Stout Living/Learning Community are ineligible for this award.
  • COMMUNITY ALLY OF THE YEAR
    • A committed individual or organization from the Menomonie Area who provides education, support, and/or advocacy for greater inclusion of LGBTQIA+ people and issues
  • LGBTQIA+ FRIENDLY ORGANIZATION OF THE YEAR
    • A campus organization that has shown significant support for the LGBTQIA+ community
      • The UW-Stout Gender & Sexuality Alliance is ineligible for this award
  • OUTSTANDING QUBE STAFF MEMBER OF THE YEAR
    • A Qube staff member who has gone above and beyond in their service to the Qube. This person has shown great commitment to the overall growth and expansion of our center.
  • DEBRA DAVIS AWARD FOR TRANSGENDER ADVOCACY
    • A student, faculty, or staff member who has contributed significant progress on issues affecting gender expansive individuals at UW-Stout
  • OUTSTANDING MIDDLE SEXUALITIES ADVOCATE (Formerly Outstanding Bisexual/Pansexual Advocacy) 
    • A person who has demonstrated impressive commitment as an advocate for bisexual, pansexual, omnisexual, and polysexual visibility, awareness, and acceptance.
  • GRIESBACH AWARD FOR EXCELLENCE IN LGBTQIA+ ADVOCACY 
    • A graduating student who, over their collective time on campus, has consistently contributed their time and energy to create a more inclusive and welcoming campus at UW-Stout
  • AWARDS NOT LISTED
    • The following awards are not listed and will not be accepting public nominations as they are selected by a specific group:
      • Outstanding GSA Member of the Year (GSA Executive Board selects)
      • Qubie of the Year (Qube Staff selects)
Nominations close on Sunday, February 21st at 11:59PM.

The 8th Annual Qubie Gayla will be on Thursday, March 25th from 7-9pm in the Great Hall of the Memorial Student Center.
Additional instructions for the previous question. You may select as many or as few awards as you like, and will be invited to nominate up to two (2) individuals or organizations per award that you select.