Thinking Outside the Gender Box: Insights Into Being Transgender

FOTapr16-featuredJoin us for our 36th Forum on Tolerance, Thinking Outside the Gender Box: Insights Into Being Transgender.

A Two-Day, Two-Campus Event
FREE and open to the public. Both events will feature resource tables. Refreshments will be served.

Transgender people, and particularly transgender women of color, are disproportionately affected by hate violence in our communities (GLAAD). In 2015, 20 transgender people lost their lives to hate crimes. Through understanding and empathy this forum seeks to make our community safer for transgender individuals.

I am Trans
Keynote Speakers: Alishia Ouellette, First Massachusetts firefighter to transition while on the job.

Stepping In and Out of the Box
Panelists: Dr. Tiffany Magnolia and Dr. Kara Kaufman.

Stories From the Heart
Panelists: Marcia Garber and others.

Thursday, April 14, 2016
6:15pm – 8:45pm
Lynn Campus Gymnasium
Directions to Lynn Campus

Safe Zone Training
Trainer: Brian Falter, Assistant Coordinator of Student Life.
Friday, April 15, 2016
10:30am – 12:30pm
Danvers Campus
Room DS-119
Directions to Danvers Campus

For more information: Dr. Laurie Carlson: (508) 847-6972

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