Leadership Minor is hosting a Teach for America info session Thursday night at 6:00 in STSS 131B. A representative from Teach for America will give an overview of how the program works, the application process, etc. If you have any questions contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 612-624-1559.
Remember to share the warmth during our National Student Day Community Clothing Drive. Bring your gently used sweatshirts and jackets to the U of M Bookstores today and pick up a special coupon.
Looking to enjoy the beautiful weather? Come do a delivery with Open Arms. Friday's open routes are in Golden Valley, South St.Paul, Roseville, and NE Minneapolis. If you are interested please contact pete give a call at 612-872-1152.
Be sure to join Global Studies Society this Friday for the beginning of the Maya Society of MN 2011-2012 Season. Reception and silent auction begins at 6pm, followed by Richard Hansen talking about the Mirador Basin at 7:30pm. A list of books for the auction is posted on Facebook, under the discussion page.
Are you a student interested in volunteering at the Women's Center? If so, join us for pizza and discussion on October 18th at 4:00 p.m. to find out more about how to get involved with the Women's Center and be an extraordinary volunteer! (See below for more information).
October 15: Social Justice Film Festival - Beauty Mark: Body Image & the Race for Perfection, 1:00 p.m. Science Teaching & Student Services Building RM118. How do our families influence our relationship with our own bodies? How do American pop culture's standards of beauty get inside our heads? In what ways can sport and the drive for fitness actually make us sick rather than healthy? In this film, Diane Israel examines American culture's unhealthy fixation on thinness, beauty, and physical perfection.
The GLBTA Programs Office is offering the following free sessions in Fall 2011 open to students, staff, faculty, and community members -- everyone is welcome! Educational materials and Ally stickers & buttons will be provided, and free food (including vegan and gluten-free options) will be served at all sessions.
Fall 2011 Workshops
GLBTQ Ally Training 101 - National Coming Out Day Session
Tues, Oct 11, 4:00-7:00 PM
Coffman Union President's Room 332
Space still available!
GLBTQ Ally Training 101 - St Paul
Thurs, Oct 27, 1:00-4:00 PM
Coffey Hall 120
GLBTQ Ally Training 201 - East Bank
Wed, Nov 2, 1:00-4:00 PM
Appleby Hall 11
Note: It is encouraged that Ally 201 participants have attended Ally 101, but not required.
Racial Justice, White Privilege & Being a GLBTQ Ally - West Bank
Thurs, Nov 10, 1:00-4:00 PM
Blegen Hall 240
(Trans)Gender 101 - St Paul
Mon, Nov 14, 4:00-7:00 PM
St Paul Student Center Room 202
(Bi)Sexuality 101 - East Bank
Mon, Dec 5, 1:00-4:00 PM
Peik Hall 335
To register for any training, please email email@example.com with your name, email, University or community affiliation, and the training(s) you would like to attend.