OUTstanding 2014, The LGBTQ Mind, Body, and Soul
Please see the drop down menu under ‘Events’ for OUTstanding 2013’s schedule, presenters, speakers, keynotes, and exhibiting community tables.
OUTstanding is a one day, public and free seminar for all identities and backgrounds including lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex, and queer (LGBTIQ) and ally-identified college students, faculty, staff and all community members.
OUTstanding will consist of presentations, panel discussions, workshops, performances and keynote addresses for all levels of understanding about various topics intersecting with LGBTQ issues.
We are committed to providing a space for the celebration of LGBTIQ and multicultural visibility, intersectionality, and coalition building around diversity issues on our campus and community as well as campuses and communities nationwide. A main program goal of OUTstanding is to bring together individuals and groups to facilitate transformative discussions that lead to concrete solutions for UT, Knoxville, and beyond. A hopeful future through making it better, together.
Sign Language interpreters can be provided upon request. The University Center is wheelchair accessible. Gender neutral bathrooms are available. Catering will be vegan and vegetarian friendly. If you have any other accommodation concerns or needs please let us know.