Events

When:

Monday, November 13, 2017 through Monday, November 20, 2017

Where:

Multiple Locations
 
 
Tagged: Center for Student Involvement, Collaboration Project, Student Affairs, Multicultural Affairs, End Gendered Violence, Diversity

Transgender Awareness Week

Event


Join us in celebrating Transgender Awareness Week: November 13-20

LGBTQ Around the World

November 13, 12:00 p.m.-1:00 p.m., University Center Rooms 211/212

An overview of gay rights or their absence around the world.


Safe Zone Training

November 13, 6:00 p.m., University Center Room 215

The Safe Zone training program identifies and supports students, faculty, and staff who advocate on behalf of the LGBTQ community.


Tuesday Talks: The Vastness of Transness

November 14, 1:00 p.m.-2:00 p.m., University Center Room 313

Learn about Trans identity through discussion and video. Snacks will be provided.


GSA Meeting

November 14, 5:00 p.m., University Center Room 213

Come join the Gender and Sexuality Alliance meeting for an evening of fun, learning about other people’s experiences, and meeting a network of people who are supportive to the LGBTQ+ community.


Trans Awareness Table

November 15, 11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Outside of University Center

Visit CSI’s Trans Awareness Table for information about Trans identity and stickers.


Keynote Speaker: Tiq Milan

November 16, 6:30 p.m., University Center Room 201

Join us as we welcome Tiq Milan who has been an advocate in the LGBT community for over a decade. An educator and mentor, he began doing grassroots advocacy in the Bronx and at the Hetrick-Martin Institute, home to the only all LGBT high school in the country, Harvey Milk High. He is also a writer and journalist who carved a niche for himself as a media advocate and one of the leading voices for transgender equality. He has won several awards for his media advocacy from organizations like The Hispanic Black Gay Coalition, Black Transman Advocacy Inc., The National Trans Latina Coalition and The National Pride Index. He has also been recognized by BET, Ebony Magazine, and MTV.


Trans Day of Remembrance

November 20, 5:00 p.m., Outside of University Center

Transgender Day of Remembrance, which occurs annually on November 20, is a day to memorialize those who have been murdered as a result of transphobia and to bring attention to the continued violence endured by the transgender community.

Join Adelphi as we remember the lives lost this past year.

 

For further information, please contact:

Center for Student Involvement
University Center, Room 110
p – 516.877.3603
e – csi@adelphi.edu

Tagged: Center for Student Involvement, Collaboration Project, Student Affairs, Multicultural Affairs, End Gendered Violence, Diversity
 
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