Videos and Recordings

Videos and Recordings

Listen to the January 4, 2021 episode of Body Politic, the podcast where Montanans talk about how our ability to control what we do with our bodies and what happens to our bodies, shapes our life experiences. Hosted by Dr. Nurse Nancy. The Rainbows Over the Rockies team visits about the 2021 Summit and revisits some favorite clips from 2020.


Find the the 2020 Summit presentations on our official YouTube channel, Rainbows Over the Rockies: The Virtual Rainbow Channel. Listen and subscribe today!


2020 Rainbows Over the Rockies presenters, partners and participants talk about the importance of LGBTQ+ Leadership and Learning and what being part of a community means to them.

  • We asked Montana youth, “How have you been supported in a unique or surprising way?”  This is Lucy‘s story.
  • A conversation with John Paxton, Director of Montana State University’s Gianforte School of Computing and faculty advisor of oSTEM at MSU, about local chapter and national organization.
  •  We asked Montana youth, “How have you been supported in a unique or surprising way?”  This is Olivia‘s story.
  • Kim Leighton, Regional Philanthropy Officer for the Pride Foundation, talks about their organization and the importance of the Open to All Montana project.
  • A conversation with Micah McFeely, Program Manager of MSU DISC, about DISC’s LGBTQ+ programs and the importance and power of connection and relationships.
  • A conversation with Ariel DonohueSenior Diversity and Inclusion Officer at MSU, about diversity efforts at the university and the importance of creating safe spaces and communities.
  • A conversation with Matt CairesDean of Students at MSU, about supporting families and students as they navigate the college experience.
  • Summit presenters are getting excited about meeting everyone and sharing their knowledge. Here’s a  quick hello from Joe Rand, Associate Extension Professor from the University of Minnesota.
  • Summit presenters are getting excited about meeting everyone and sharing their knowledge. Here’s a quick hello from Heidi Wallace, Executive Director of EmpowerMT.
  • Summit presenters are getting excited about meeting everyone and sharing their knowledge. Here’s a quick hello from McKeely Shannon, High School Program Manager at Forward Montana.