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Opening doors: Profile of Undergraduate Brian Ung

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Undergraduate Brian Ung is preparing to be a leader for others in his shoes

Midway through college, Brian Ung was still trying to find himself, searching for a campus community that fit his identity and pursuits.

“I still felt very lost after my sophomore year in college,” he says. “That’s what drew me to my fraternity.”


Parenting Across Campus Roles: A Panel Discussion

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Tuesday, October 4, 2016, 12- 1 pm, Appleby Hall, room 11

A Panel Discussion with Faculty, Grad/Professional and Undergradate Parents
Dr. Kathryn Grace, PhD, Faculty, Geography Department/CLA; Ethan Capers, Doctoral Student, Program in Physical Therapy, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine; Nadia Pedersen, Undergraduate Student, Material Sciences/College of Science and Engineering.


Queer X - new conversation series

Thursday, September 29, 2016

The Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans (GSC) life presents their newest program Queer X!

Queer X is an educational initiative of the GSC, which will deliver critically important topics and conversations that impact the LGBTQIA Community. This year's line-up will cover a wide range of LGBTQIA-centered topics and will be available to live stream as well as view online here after each event.

More information and a schedule of events.


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