News and Perspectives
Call For Nominations! 2018 LGBTQIA Awards. Every year, the Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life honors the accomplishments of individuals and groups doing amazing work within the LGBTQIA community. If you know of anyone who fits the one of the descriptions below, we want to celebrate them!
To nominate: z.umn.edu/lavcel Deadline: April 9th.
April 3, 5:30-8:30 pm. Mayo Auditorium.
This year, the emphasis will be healthcare for transgender and gender non-conforming patients. It is open to all students, community members, and healthcare professionals. It will offer an opportunity for current and future healthcare providers of all backgrounds to gain competence and comfortability caring for transgender and gender non-conforming patients. We hope to offer a multifaceted educational experience from a variety of expert perspectives.
There are many barriers preventing students from seeking mental health treatment, such as stigmas and costs. To help minimize those barriers, Multicultural Student Engagement and Student Counseling Services has launched a new initiative called "Let’s Talk."
Tuesday, March 27, 12pm-1:30pm, Mississippi Room, 321 Coffman Memorial Union
We are excited to welcome faculty parents from around campus to share experiences and conversations with students who are parenting. Join us for small format discussions with faculty and other professionals who have experienced the complexities of work family balance across the career span. Build connections and community with parenting professionals within academia. Lunch will be provided!
Thursday, March 22, 2018, 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm, Walter Library, Room 402
UMN Department of American Indian Studies Native Artist Tall Series featuring Tall Paul
Doors open @ 6:15 pm, Presentation begins @ 6:30pm, Q & A immediately following
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