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Trans* Compassion Week 2022

Monday, November 14 - Sunday, November 20

This week recognizes anti-transgender violence and supports our trans* and gender-diverse students. Students, staff, faculty, and alumni are welcome to participate in a number of our events.

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  • Vigil
  • Tea in the RC
  • Soup
  • Make-Up Workshop
  • Crafting

Transgender Day of Remembrance Vigil

Mon Nov 14 | 4:30pm | AMU 157

Our Trans* Day of Remembrance Vigil will take place in the Alumni Memorial Union room 157. In collaboration with Campus Ministry, we will discuss healing in the unity of our compassion. Program will include prayer, Examen, history, observance, and light refreshments.  All welcome.

Tea in the RC

Tues Nov 15 | 11am-1pm | AMU 140 (LGBTQ+ RC)

Stop in to our monthly social gathering. Come for the tea, snacks, and prizes -- stay for the community connection and conversation.

Soup with Substance: a conversation about support

Wed Nov 16 | 12pm | AMU 227

In collaboration with Campus Ministry, sit with us for a brief presentation on the importance supporting our trans* students and the power of words. Soup lunch included!

Gender Affirming Make Up Workshop

Fri Nov 18 | 4pm | AMU 140 (LGBTQ+ RC)

Resident expert Raegan wiil guide attendees with tips and tricks of gender affirming make up. Bring your own supplies or come utilize ours for a fun and expressive workshop.

Crafting with Compassion: make-your-own-muppets

Sat Nov 19 | 8pm | AMU Marquette Place

Crafting with Compassion is an LGBTQ+ Resource Center and Late Night Marquette collaboration to bring healing, and community through artist expression. This make-your-own-muppet workshop with have supplies and tutorials for attendees to assemble beautifully unique characters.