Local Events (in date order)
WVU Center for Women's and Gender Studies Get Together
This event will be held March 20 from noon to 3:00 p.m. at the LGBTQ+ Center, 724
College Avenue, for Women's and Gender Studies majors and minors and LGBTQ+
Morgantown Human Rights Commission Meetings
The Morgantown Human Rights Commission meets monthly on the third Thursday of
each month at 6:30 p.m. in the Public Safety Building (300 Spruce Street) conference
room. The next meeting is on March 21. Go here to get copies of the agendas and
WVU LGBTQ+ Center Events
All events are at the Center at 724 College Avenue unless otherwise noted.
There will be Friday Morning Cartoons each Friday through April 27, from 10:00 a.m.
to noon and Genderwhat? Sessions every Wednesday from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. through
April 25. Other events for March include: March 4th and March 20: 2:30 p.m. to
4:00 p.m. - Quilt Part at the Center. March 4th: 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. – Feminist Mixer
at WVU Mountainlair, hosted by the Women’s Resource Center with tables from
university, student, and community groups. March 25: 4:00 to 5:30 p.m. - Leadership
Studies and the Women's Resource Center present trans-woman of color, entertainer
and activist Peppermint (from RuPaul's Drag Race), who will present a talk open to the
university community, followed by a meet-and-greet (Shenandoah Ballroom,
Mountainlair). March 27: 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. - Discussion group on
Designing Across Divides Conference
(From the flyer) "What if we could get past differences, and common ground and plant
some great ideas? We’re going to try it. JOIN US!"
"Communication matters. Now, more than ever! The ability to effectively communicate
on issues of governance, religion, race, the environment, economic development,
education and healthcare strengthens social connection and allows us to draw on
diverse skill sets to address common challenges. Speakers will present successful
projects and participants will engage in workshops both fun and disarming to find new
tools." March 28-30, Spruce Street United Methodist Church, Morgantown, with a
Community Dinner March 28, 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. Organizing partners include: The City
of Morgantown • WVU College of Creative Arts School of Art and Design • Alison and
Patrick Deem • five other WVU Colleges • WVU Office of Diversity, Equity, and
Inclusion • The Greater Morgantown Interfaith Association • AIGA Pittsburgh.