Trans Awareness Week

 

Trans Awareness Week is a week of programming in late November dedicated to celebrating and uplifting all of those who fall under the trans umbrella.

Check out the events for Trans Awareness Week 2019!

For questions and inforrmation, contact Ciera Durden at cierad@clemson.edu or 864-656-9712.

Trans Lunch and Learn Series 
November 18th, 20th, and 21st
11-12:30 PM 
HSC, meeting room A

Join us for a catered lunch on different topics around transitioning and trans experiences! We will have local community members visit to discuss different topics including:

Monday: Healthcare (RSVP https://forms.gle/RxfNG9yfZ5vd82UU8

Wednesday: Law, policy, and workplace inclusivity (RSVP https://forms.gle/wmrEh2VFnKQ7mjvt5)

Thursday: Relationships (RSVP https://forms.gle/2dYqKBwwF58USXp78

Monday, November 18th
Title: Trans Lunch and Learn: Healthcare

As a part of Trans Awareness Week, the Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center is hosting a lunch and learn series focused on transitioning. On Monday, members of the local Tri-County Gender Benders will be holding a dialogue on medically transitioning, including conversations around gender affirmation therapy, finding a trans-affirming therapist, mental health, surgeries, and other risks and realities related to transitioning.
RSVP: https://forms.gle/RxfNG9yfZ5vd82UU8

Wednesday, November 20th
Title: Trans Lunch and Learn: Professional inclusivity

 On Wednesday, members of the local Tri-County Gender Benders will be holding a dialogue on legalities and professional inclusivity, including conversations around legal name and sex changes, laws affecting trans-identity, inclusive workplaces, and navigating bigotry in the professional realm.
RSVP: https://forms.gle/wmrEh2VFnKQ7mjvt5

Thursday:  November 21st
Title: Trans Lunch and Learn: Relationships

On Thursday, several members of the Trans community will be holding a dialogue on relationships for the trans community, including conversations around dating while trans, coming out to birth families, families of choice, and finding community while trans in South Carolina. 
RSVP: https://forms.gle/2dYqKBwwF58USXp78

Trans Day of Remembrance Vigil 
November 20th, 6:30-7:30 PM
Outdoor Amphitheater  
The Harvey and Lucinda Gantt Multicultural Center will hold a vigil on November 20th to honor all trans people whose lives were lost to anti-transgender violence within the United States in 2019.  During the ceremony, names and descriptions of the victims will be read to raise awareness and honor their lives.