News and Perspectives


QueerX: Become a Queer HealthCare Pirate: Navigating the Treacherous Waters of Care Systems and Insurance

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at 5 PM – 6 PM, Appleby Hall Room 3

QueerX delivers critically important topics and conversations that impact the queer and trans community through story-sharing, presentations and panels.


Celebrating Changemakers Awards Program

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Thursday, October 11, 2018, 4:00 - 6:00 p.m., University Hall, McNamara Alumni Center, RSVP encouraged by October 4:

On Thursday, October 11th, please join the Women's Center, the ​Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost, and the Office for Equity and Diversity in honoring outstanding University scholars and changemakers! 


Circle of Indigenous Nations lunch with Dr. Dunbar-Ortiz

Thursday, September 20, 2018

September Special Speaker

Join Us on Thursday, September 27th at the Circle of Indigenous Nations for Lunch with Dr. Dunbar-Ortiz, Professor Emerita of Ethnic Studies at California State University-Hayward. 

Time: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Place: Circle of Indigenous Nations Appleby Hall 322


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