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Nominations are being Accepted for The Ted Jim Dotts, Jr. and Betty Shewbert Dotts Ally of the Year AwardFollowing the compassion and humility shown by Rev. and Mrs. Dotts and many others, this honor is bestowed on an individual who works to increase awareness of issues affecting lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, and asexual (LGBTQIA) individuals through education, organizing, and advocacy.
Trans Day of Visibility: Helping with the Journey for Transgender PeopleFriday, March 31 - 9:00 a.m. - Caprock Room, SUB
Presenter: Kelly Bennett, M.D., Associate Professor in the Department of Family Medicine
This presentation involves identifying and understanding relevant terminology and epidemiology of transgender individuals. We will discuss the medical transition process, while evaluating the risk factors associated with such a journey. Future Reproductive issues will also be discussed and at the end we will focus on the local and national community resources for the community. While this presentation will be from the perspective of a medical practitioner, questions pertaining to the social experiences associated with transitioning may be posed for follow-up by the Texas Tech Center for Campus Life, Office of LGBTQIA. Registration is required; space is limited. The registration process is being handled through TTU TLPDC and is available.
Stronger Together: The Role of Allyship in the LGBTQIA Movement
Wednesday, April 12 - 7:00 p.m. - Senate Room, SUB
Join the Tech Gay-Straight Alliance and the Center for Campus Life for an important presentation and discussion with Katie Belanger, Chief Operations Officer for Freedom for All Americans. More information on this program coming soon.
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. - Student Union Building Free Speech Area