Notable Events/Speakers

2013

Speaker: Dylan Scholinski - March 27

Dylan Scholinski is a mental health and transgender activist and artist who has been featured on the Today Show, 20/20, and Dateline. He is the author of The Last Time I Wore a Dress.

Dylan Scholinski poster

Speaker: Monica Adams - March 5

Monica Adams is a LGBTQ youth of color advocate, who works towards establishing "cultural spaces" for LGBTQ youth in the midwest. Monica is a queer youth of color organizer at Freedom Inc. in Madison, WI.

Monica Adams poster

2012

Comedian: Jen Kober - March 24

Jen Kober was classically trained at the Theatre School at DePaul University and has studied improvisation at Second City and Improv Olympic. She also is the creator of sUbcIty. Her one-woman show was the winner of The Director's Choice Award at The Kennedy Center Theatre Festival. Her comedic routine blends stand-up, story-telling, improvisation, and spontaneous singing.

Jen Kober

2010

Speaker: JAC Stringer - November 17

JAC Stringer is a trans-genderqueer femme, activist and performance artist. JAC speaks about trans* and queer education, social justice, femme identities, accessibility/(dis)ability, and trans*/queer artistry. He founded the Heartland Trans* Wellness Group; he also founded and lead several activist projects such as  the Cincinnati Trans* Community Group, TeenSPACE, and GenderBloc.