Transgender Awareness Week
Transgender Awareness Week November 12th-19th, 2019
The week before Transgender Day of Remembrance on November 20th, join the Center for Race, Equity, and Identity as we raise awareness and visibility of transgender people and address issues that affect the community.
The Center for Race, Equity, and Identity will be hosting the following programs:
Gender Affirming Closet
Wednesday, November 13th to Friday, November 15th
11:00am to 7:00pm Pinkard
The Gender Affirming Closet is a continually growing collection of donations created to give students free access to gender expression and gender-affirming items in a safe, welcoming environment.
Beyond Pink & Blue Affinity Space
Thursday Nov 14th
This is an affinity space for transgender and gender-non binary students to build community, celebrate their identity, and share space with one another. Students are welcome to explore the Gender Affirming Closet during this time. Please note: This space welcomes students who are in the process of questioning their gender identity.
Social Media Campaign
For Transgender Awareness Week, CREI will be having a social media campaign to celebrate and commemorate the transgender community. CREI will be exploring the history of Transgender Awareness Week, debunking myths, highlighting famous figures, and celebrating the community all week long. Stay tuned by following CREI's Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram!
For more info, please visit: www.facebook.com/thecenterforracequityandidentity/
Tuesday, November 12 to 12:00am