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LGBTQ* Task Force and Institutional Diversity to Host Welcome Back Event Today

LEXINGTON, Ky. (Aug. 28, 2014) — The University of Kentucky LGBTQ* Task Force and Office for Institutional Diversity will host a Welcome Back event today from 4-6 p.m. on the Student Center Patio.

This event will connect UK faculty, staff and students and their allies with campus/community resources and highlight ways to get involved with the LGBTQ* community.  

Event sponsors include the UK International Center, UK Housing and Residence Life and the Lexington-Fayette Urban County Human Rights Commission

In addition to free food and T-shirts, attendees will find the following organizations at the LGBTQ* Welcome Back: 

  • Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center
  • Confucius Institute
  • Gender and Women's Studies Department
  • GLSEN Bluegrass
  • GLSO
  • Lexington-Fayette Urban County Human Rights Commission
  • Lexington Fairness
  • Lexington Fayette County Health Department
  • OUTsource
  • Senior Pride Initiative
  • Shades of Pride
  • Student Activities Board
  • The Sexperts
  • UK Analytics & Technologies
  • UK Center for Community Outreach
  • UK College of Public Health
  • UK Counseling Center
  • UK Education Abroad
  • UK Gay Straight Alliance
  • UK Martin Luther King Center
  • UK Stuckert Career Center
  • UK Office of Residence Life
  • Violence Intervention and Prevention (V.I.P.) Center