LGBTQ Inclusivity in Higher Education

By |September 21st, 2016|Updates|0 Comments

Stephen attended the LGBTQ Inclusivity in Higher Education 1st International Conference hosted by the University of Birmingham on 15th and 16th September 2016. It brought together sexuality researchers, LGBT+ staff group members, equality and diversity officers and allies to discuss the issues that LGBTQ individuals face working and studying at higher education institutions.

“I came […]


By |June 13th, 2016|Updates|0 Comments

Everyone at maaple wishes everyone that has been affected by the horrific attack in Orlando our best wishes and condolences, including the victims, the survivors, their families and the wider LGBT+ community.
We want to make the world a better place for everyone. Massacres like this only strengthen our resolve to make that happen: with […]

A statement from maaple

By |July 11th, 2015|Updates|0 Comments

Following our previous announcement stating that the LGBTQ* group of UKIP wished to support us in our aims, we were surprised by the extent and depth of the dissatisfaction and concern for our actions.

maaple, as an organisation, cannot claim to represent asexual people as a whole. People that identify as being on the asexual […]

Gathering institutional support

By |July 2nd, 2015|Updates|0 Comments

We’re very excited to have two organisations that have expressed their support for maaple’s aims and are proud to do so! The LGBTQ student group at the University of Birmingham and the LGBT+ staff group at Loughborough University have both declared their willingness to support us and we look forward to working with them!
I […]

Incredible start

By |June 20th, 2015|Updates|0 Comments

What a week it has been since our launch!
We started at zero. No followers, no publicity, barely an existence.
And now we have nearly 100 Facebook likes, nearly 50 Twitter followers, hundreds of website hits from around the world and kind messages of support. This is truly brilliant!
It would be easy to get excited and […]