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Andrea Jenkins Lecture Series 2019

Friday, October 4, 2019

Join the Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life for the third annual Andrea Jenkins Lecture Series at the University of Minnesota Twin Cities on October 22 at 6 pm at Coffman Memorial Union Theater. This annual lecture honors Andrea Jenkins and works to center the voices of queer and trans people of color. 

Reception: 6 pm (Light dinner will be served). Lecture/Performance: 7pm

Two spoken word poets will take the stage for this dynamic engagement.


Appleby Hall Open House

Friday, October 4, 2019

Explore the many wonders and resources of Appleby Hall. Enjoy a variety of snacks and activities on each floor. Visit offices and departments for a chance to win prizes. All are welcome - students, staff, and faculty! Open House takes place on Tuesday, October 15 from 11 am to 1 pm. 

Appleby Hall is accessible through two north side power door entrances. Adapted restrooms and gender neutral restrooms are available within the building. Learn more


Collidescope 4.0: Adventures in Pre and Post-Racial America

Friday, October 4, 2019

University of Minnesota Department of Theatre Arts & Dance presents 'Collidescope 4.0: Adventures in Pre & Post-Racial America' from October 24 - November 3, 2019, at the Whiting Proscenium Theatre.  Conceived & directed by Ping Chong and Talvin Wilks, in collaboration with Ping Chong + Company. 


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