UPCOMING EVENT/SHARE WITH STUDENTS: Addressing Housing Instability – A Performance Event and Panel Discussion being held on 3/30

A Performance Event and Panel Discussion

Wednesday, March 30, 2016
3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Jane Addams Hull House
800 S. Halsted St.

*Light refreshments provided.

1 – Youth Empowerment Performance Project
Join us for a storytelling performance by YEPP, a Chicag-based organization devoted to seeking a safe environment for LGBTQ youth experiencing homelessness to explore their history, investigate new ways to explore their struggle, and celebrate their strengths through performance.

2 – Panel Discussion & Group Dialogue
The performance will be followed by a Q&A/discussion featuring a panel that includes Bonsai Bermudez, Executive and Artistic Director of YEPP, Artistic Director Dr. Casey Holtschneider, Visiting Research Specialist at UIC’s Jane Addams College of Social Work, and members of the YEPP ensemble.

3 – Resources
We will also have information and resources for students experiencing housing instability, including the Wellness Center’s Pop-Up Pantry and Emergency Go Bags.

Sponsored by:

Chancellor’s Committee on the Status of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer People, and Allies
Wellness Center
Gender and Sexuality Center