Upcoming Diversity Matters Events (Midwest)

Diversity Matters events that are taking place in the Midwest are listed below.

Public Events

These events are open to everyone—feel free to attend!

Washburn University School of Law (Topeka, KS)

Q&A: Queers and Allies Discover the Law

Date: November 17, 2018
Time: 10:00 am–4:00 pm
Location: Washburn University School of Law

This event is geared toward high school and college students with an interest in learning about the current state of the law as it pertains to the LGBTQIA+ community and a desire to explore law as a career option. Interested allies are also welcome to attend.

Presenters will address various issues including same-sex couples and marriage, and name and gender-marker changes. The event will feature a panel of current students who will discuss their law school experience, a tour of the law school, and a presentation on the steps young students can take now to make a career in law a reality.

The event, which is free and open to the public, will be held in Room 102 of Washburn Law. Lunch will be provided to those who preregister (by November 9).

Private Events

These events are being held for select audiences and are not open to the public.

There are no private events scheduled at this time. Check back soon!

Other Events and Activities (Midwest)

There are no other events or activities scheduled at this time. Check back soon!

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