Join the Executive Director of Trans Advocacy Pennsylvania and Commissioner of the Pennsylvania Commission on LGBTQ Affairs Joanne Carroll for lunch, her story, and conversation on the status of 2SLGBTQ+ issues in PA.
McComsey Building, 11:30-1:30,
with buffet cold lunch
Students interested in social justice in their communities should attend the Social Justice Fair on Monday, October 23, in the Student Memorial Center. The day’s events, which unfold in and around the Multipurpose Room, include:
8-9am–A Social Justice Fair (on display throughout the day) where various social justice organizations will present their information
9:00-9:10–Welcome and Introduction: What is Social Justice
9:10-9:50–Action and Engagement Panel
10-10:50–Campus Climate Survey and Discussion
11-11:50–Social Justice Film Excerpts and Discussion
12-1:00–Keynote and Free Lunch
1-1:50–Action and Engagement Panel
Our Keynote Speaker, Anne Kirby, is an expert on creating community. She is the founding member of the sweet core, The Candy Factory & Groundworks, Lancaster’s premier coworking space and home to over 60+ coworkers. She also manages The Arch, a new art collective in Lancaster. She will be speaking on techniques for building strong community and encouraging collaboration as well as her own experience becoming involved in the political process.
President’s Commission on Gender and Sexual Diversity: The Mission of the Millersville University President’s Commission on Gender and Sexual Diversity (GSD) is to foster a university climate that promotes equity, inclusion, and affirmation for all people representative within the spectrum of gender and sexual expression (e.g. are or are perceived to be lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender/transsexual, questioning/queer, intersex, allies/androgynous/asexual (LGBTQIA), etc.) at Millersville University. The Commission actively supports policies, practices, and programs that pursue this goal for students, staff, faculty, administrators, and the general public with respect to sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression.
President’s Commission on Social Diversity and Inclusion: The Mission of the Millersville University Commission on Cultural Diversity and Inclusion is to foster a university climate that promotes racial and cultural diversity. The Commission actively supports university policies, practices, and programs that address the issues pertaining to cultural diversity and underrepresented racial groups.
President’s Commission on the Status of Women: The Mission of the Millersville University Commission on the Status of Women is to foster a university climate that promotes full and equal opportunity for women to study, work, and live in an environment free of discrimination and harassment. The Commission actively supports university policies, practices, and programs that address issues and concerns pertaining to campus women.