very year, the NYU LGBTQ Student Center organizes Trans Awareness week, which is a week-long series of programs and events aiming to celebrate the diversity of lived trans experiences as well as educate on ways to practice better allyship to those in the transgender and non-binary communities. See the full schedule of events below:
Quench: Global Trans Activism
Monday, November 12, 12:30pm – 2pm | LGBTQ Student Center, Kimmel 602
Learn about trans activism around the globe with special guest Justus Eisfeld!
#WeWontBeErased: Navigating the Political Climate as a Trans Person in 2018
Tuesday, November 13, 6:00pm – 8pm (Doors Open 6pm) | Kimmel Room 802
Hear from local and national trans advocates on the current state of transgender rights in the US.
NYU Resource Panel for Trans Students
Thursday, November 15, 6pm – 8pm (Doors Open 6pm) | Kimmel Room 802
Come listen and connect with resources & services that exist for transgender, GNC, & non-binary students at NYU.
Friday, November 16, 1:00pm – 4:00pm | LGBTQ Student Center, Kimmel 602
Safe Zone provides foundational knowledge about LGBTQ communities. RSVP at tinyurl.com/nyusafezone2018
Redefining Womxnhood Panel
Friday, November 16, 6:00pm – 8:00pm (Doors open 6pm) | CMEP Lounge, Kimmel 804/805
A conversation between people across the gender spectrum who have lived the experience of being socialized as a woman.
QTPOC Transgender Day of Remembrance Trip
Monday, November 19, 5:30pm – 9pm | Meet at Kimmel 602
Join NYU LGBTQ & NYU CMEP on a QTPOC-centered trip to the Audre Lorde Project’s Annual Transgender Day of Remembrance Observance.
Transgender Day of Remembrance Community Dinner
Tuesday, November 20, 5:30pm – 7:30pm | CMEP Lounge, Kimmel Room 804/805
Share food and observe TDOR with members of the NYU transgender and GNC communities & their allies.