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Donna Braquet

The Commission for LGBT People is a body appointed by the chancellor to advise on planning, implementation, and evaluation of university programs, policies, and services designed to improve the status of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people on the Knoxville campus.

Please note the Commission for LGBT People’s next meeting will take place October 10th in the Mary Greer Room of Hodges Library from 12-1PM.

The Commission, in its role as an advocacy group, is committed to the protection and advancement of LGBT students, faculty, and staff at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

OUTstanding Seminar 2016: Let it All Out

Using Vulnerability and Expression to Build Alliances and Empower our Community

The OUTstanding Seminar is an annual conference exploring gender and sexual diversity. Keynote speakers this year are award-winning poets Kai Davis and Kit Yan.

When: October 22, 2016 : 8am-1pm

Where: University of Tennessee Panhellenic Building

Students, staff, faculty and community members are welcome. Register here!


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