Black Trans Futures: Teaching, Service and Social Justice

Event date

Wednesday, February 24, 2021 - 5:00pm to 6:30pm



Who's invited

Campus Community


Carolina Alfaro



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Accessibility Information

Persons with disabilities who need accommodations or have questions about access may contact the program sponsoring the event, as listed above.

Event Details

Join us for an interactive panel discussion with two black trans academics in conversation about their experiences teaching and working in higher-education, including creating learning opportunities, mentoring underrepresented student groups and advancing institutional change. Presenters include Dr. Trystan Cotten, he/him/his, professor of Gender Studies in the Department of Sociology, Gerontology and Gender at Stanislaus State, managing editor of Transgress Press and an indie trans/queer/feminist publisher, and Dr. S Simmons, he/him/his, Assistant Instructional Professor in the School of Social Service Administration at the University of Chicago and Co-owner of Simmons Counseling and Consulting Services. Co-hosted by the department of Sociology, Gerontology and Gender Studies, The Warrior Cross Cultural Center and the Ethnic Studies program.

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