Published: Nov. 14, 2017

Are you looking to network with other LGBTQ engineers, learn about companies that value queer engineers in the workplace, meet and socialize with like-minded individuals and/or partake in the broader LGBTQ movement on campus? Then oSTEM is the place for you.

Students do hands-on welding and casting for mechanical engineering class

Students do hands-on welding and casting for a mechanical engineering class at CU Boulder.

oSTEM (out in STEM) at CU Boulder is a student organization that works to provide networking, professional development and social activities for undergraduate and graduate LGBTQ and ally students in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). 

Open to all students, faculty and staff, general meetings are held from 7 to 8 p.m. every Monday in The BOLD Center conference room (Engineering Center, room 100). Throughout the semester, oSTEM also features special events. Upcoming events include a résumé and LinkedIn workshop and a company tour of the Zayo Group headquarters in Boulder.

Résumé, LinkedIn workshop Dec. 4

Monday, Dec. 4, 7–8 p.m.
The BOLD Center conference room (ECCE 100)

Once your résumés are all polished, we’ll submit them to the oSTEM career center. For more information, email

Tour the Zayo Group headquarters Dec. 5

Tuesday, Dec. 5, 9–10:30 a.m.
Zayo Group, 1805 29th St. #2050

As an attempt to introduce STEM students from diverse backgrounds to industry, we’ll be touring the Zayo group headquarters here in Boulder. Zayo will host a panel of some of their employees from different engineering disciplines. For more information, email