11/6Health Research Program (HRP) Discussion and Participant Panel
Health Research Program (HRP) Discussion and Participant PanelWednesday, November 6th, 201903:00 PM - 04:00 PMStorrs CampusRowe 420
11/6| 3-4 pm| Rowe 420
11/15 10:30-11:30 am| Rowe 420
The Health Research Program (HRP) offers a pathway into undergraduate research for students with interests in health and the biomedical sciences. HRP includes a combination of academic year and summer research opportunities, offering undergraduates and their faculty mentors a structure for sustained engagement in research projects, maximizing student learning and preparation for graduate study and/or careers in the health professions. For more information about the program, please visit https://ugradresearch.uconn.edu/hrp/#.Contact Information: email@example.com More
Adrienne KeeneMonday, November 11th, 201903:30 PM - 05:30 PMStorrs CampusSU Theather
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11/20Transgender Day of Remembrance
Transgender Day of RemembranceWednesday, November 20th, 201905:00 PM - 07:30 PMStorrs CampusRainbow Center, SU 403
11/21Lecture: Two Spirit Identities: What Indigenous Culture Teaches Us About All Queer & Trans People
Lecture: Two Spirit Identities: What Indigenous Culture Teaches Us About All Queer & Trans PeopleThursday, November 21st, 201912:30 PM - 01:45 PMStorrs CampusRainbow Center; Student Union 403
The Fall 2019 semester is co-sponsored by the Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies Department (http://wgss.uconn.edu).
Today's lecture is entitled, "Two Spirit Identities: What Indigenous Culture Teaches Us About All Queer & Trans People" and will be presented by Misty Ginicola (she/her/hers).
Synopsis: Indigenous culture not only accepted Queer and Trans persons, it celebrated them. They were seen and respected as gifts to their culture, blessed with leadership, wisdom, spirituality, and empathy. This presentation will discuss indigenous culture, as well as the lived experience of being a two-spirit person, of being a parent to a two-spirit child.
Biography: Dr. Misty Ginicola, LPC, CA-RYT-200 is a Counselor Educator at Southern CT State University and Counselor in Private Practice, as well as the Current President of the Association for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Issues in Counseling. Dr. Ginicola specializes in research and clinical practice with Queer & Trans clients. Her book Affirmative Counseling with LGBTQI+ People was published by American Counseling Association in 2017 and is a quintessential source for developing multicultural competence with LGBTGEQIAP+ people. She identifies as Two-Spirit and Bisexual and is blessed to be the mother of a Trans daughter.
Attendees are encouraged to bring their own lunches