Saturday, September 28
10:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Student Union 326
The 5th annual Pride Camp will be held Saturday, September 28, 2019, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM, in Student Union Room 326. This event is designed to provide fun networking opportunities and exposure to campus resources to students who are members of the LGBTQ+ community. Pride Camp is a place to meet like-minded people and form friendships to last a lifetime! All current UM undergraduate, graduate, and professional students are invited to attend.
Participation is free, but pre-registration is required. Lunch will be provided. A limited number of Pride Camp t-shirts will also be available!
The priority registration deadline is Friday September 20, 2019. If space is still available, the final registration deadline will be 5:00 PM on Monday, September 23, 2019. All registrants will receive e-mail confirmations.
LGBTQ+ History Month Keynote Address & Reception
Tuesday, October 1
4:00 PM – 5:30 PM
Bryant Hall Gallery
In honor of LGBTQ+ History Month, the Center for Inclusion & Cross Cultural Engagement will host a Keynote Address & Reception on Tuesday, October 1, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM, in the Bryant Hall Gallery.
Jensen Luke Matar is the Coordinator of TEAP, the Transgender Education and Advocacy Program with the ACLU of Mississippi. Through community building, leadership development, education and direct advocacy, Jensen has been able to lead a shift in culture around trans narratives and is a vital contributor in the fight for LGBTQ+ rights in Mississippi.
This event is free and open to the public. A reception will follow the keynote.
October Allies Training
Wednesday, October 23
4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
This Allies Training is open to all interested UM students, faculty, and staff.