10/24/2013 @ 12:00 pm
1840 South 1300 East
Westminster College presents a diversity lecture, “Building a Stronger Trans* Community: How to Support Trans Communities in the Struggle for Equality,” by Bamby Salcedo on Oct. 24, 2013, at noon in the Bill and Vieve Gore School of Business Auditorium.
Salcedo is the keynote speaker during Pride Week at Westminster. During her presentation, Salcedo, a nationally recognized trans Latina woman who advocates for the trans community, will speak on meaningful ways to support and advocate for trans communities.
In addition to her work with the Translatin@ Coalition and the Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, Salcedo is the creator of Angels of Change, a calendar that provides young trans and gender nonconforming people with a positive image. Salcedo has been awarded the Connie Norman Leadership Award from Christopher Street West LA Pride, the Women in Leadership Award from the City of West Hollywood, and the Trailblazer Award from the Stone Wall Democratic Club.
The lecture is free and open to the public. For more information, contact the Diversity and International Center at 801.832.2826