Quench: Queer Content at Lunch

  1. Tuesday, October 22nd, 201912:00pm - 1:00pm

Join the LGBTQ+ Center for Quench: Queer Content @ Lunch - a monthly program where you bring your lunch, we will provide content and dessert! Each session will feature a deeper-dive educational experience regarding various aspects of LGBTQ experiences and action steps for building more inclusive communities for individuals of all sexual orientations and gender identities.  It's a great opportunity to Quench your thirst for knowledge and build community with others.

All members of the WFU community are invited to participate. Prior completion of LGBTQ specific educational offerings is encouraged but not required. 

Can't be there right at 12:00 or need to step out a few minutes early? No problem at all!

 

Fall 2019 Quench topics will be as follows:

Wednesday, September 25: Diving into Coming Out (Coming out, or sharing one's identity as an LGBTQ+ person is touted as a defining moment of queer experience; we will dive deeper into this concept and narrative)

TUESDAY, October 22: Then and Now – Law and Policy Impacting the LGBTQ+ Community (In collaboration with Queer History Month, this Quench will examine major pieces of legislation and policy that have impacted the rights of the LGBTQ+ community and disucss current policy matters)

 Wednesday, November 20: The Binary and Beyond (In collaboration with Trans Advocacy Week, this Quench will focus on gender and the experiences of trans and non-binary people)

 

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations, please contact us at lgbtq@wfu.edu at least two weeks prior to the event.

 

Event Details

  • Location:
    Benson Center 311
  • Sponsor:
  • Open To:
    Everyone
  • Facilitated by:
    Kayla Lisenby-Denson
  • Questions? Please contact:

    • Kayla Lisenby: • 8178