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Saturday, July 9 • 1:15pm - 2:45pm
Bringing Our Whole Selves to the Table: Exploring Intersectionality

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How we view our own gender and those of our loved ones is influenced by all aspects of our identity including our family histories, race, religion, ethnicity, and the communities with which we identify. Panelists in this workshop will discuss how their multi-faceted identities relate to their experience of gender. They will share where they found support and opportunities for growth as well as how they navigated resistance and roadblocks. Participants will have an opportunity to reflect on their own identities and engage in a dialogue with panelists and other attendees.

Moderators
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Rick Oculto

Education Manager, Our Family Coalition
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Kim Westheimer, MA

Director of Strategic Initiatives, Gender Spectrum
Kim Westheimer, MA, is the Director of Strategic Initiatives for Gender Spectrum where she leads programming related to partnerships and research. Gender has been a recurring thread in her work: whether encouraging students to examine their own gender stories or developing systemic... Read More →

Speakers
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Kris Glad

Kris Glad is an intern at Gender Spectrum, through the Reproductive Rights Activist Service Corps. E is working towards hir Bachelor's degree in Gender Studies at the University of Utah, and wants to go on to graduate school for Social Justice Education. From Utah, Kris was raised... Read More →
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MJ Morrisey

MJ Morrissey (they/them) is a 26 year old transfeminine|genderqueer|agender, mixed race individual. They currently work at Our Family Coalition advancing trans advocacy and programming efforts, and have previously worked with the Trevor Project to promote LGBQI and Trans inclusion... Read More →
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Sandra Collins, PhD

Executive Director & Founder, EnGender / Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp
Sandra Collins, PhD is the founder of the Bay Area Rainbow Day Camp, the non-profit engender, has a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago, and is a member of several Diversity and Inclusion Committees for area non-profits. Sandra was inspired to create the camp based on her own daughter’s... Read More →
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Rafael Pineda

Rafael was born in Honduras and grew up south of San Francisco.  He lives with his wife of twenty years and fifteen year-old daughter in the East Bay.


Saturday July 9, 2016 1:15pm - 2:45pm
Dante 215

Attendees (30)