Diversity, Learning, and Making Excellence Inclusive
AAC&U will host its biennial conference on diversity and learning on October 18–20, 2012, in Baltimore, Maryland. The call for proposals is currently open and can be accessed at www.aacu.org/meetings/index.cfm.
Expanding the Circle Summer Institute
The California Institute of Integral Studies will present its first summer institute on Expanding the Circle: Creating an Inclusive Environment for LGBTQ Students and Studies on June 18–21, 2012, in San Francisco, California. The institute invites faculty, administrators, staff, and others to engage in more fully integrating LGBTQ issues into the academy. Registration opens in January 2012. For more information, visit www.ExpandingTheCircle.com.
The University of Vermont hosts an annual conference on gender and transgender identity. This one-day student-organized event is open to the University of Vermont, Burlington, and national communities. For more information, visit www.uvm.edu/~tic.
National Queer People of Color Conference 2012
California State University, Northridge will host the annual National Queer People of Color conference on March 30–April 1, 2012. This year's conference will focus on the theme Fourway: Intersection of Race, Gender, Class, and Sex[uality]. To learn more, visit www.qpocc2012.org.