Calendar of Events


Calendar Name: College-wide Events
Event Category: All Events
Start Time: 05:00 PM
End Time: 06:15 PM
Weekday(s): Friday
Start Date: Friday, March 21, 2014
End Date: Friday, March 21, 2014

» HIV and AIDS Forum

Lansing Community College Gay Straight Alliance is proud to present Guest Speakers Todd A. Heywood and Lansing Association for Human Rights Interns. They will be speaking about issues related to HIV and AIDS.

There is also a showing of United in Anger which has the history of ACT UP. We encourage students, faculty, staff, and public to especially come during the open mic. For two minutes share an inspirational story about someone dear.

Forty percent of people living with HIV in Ingham county are under the age of 30, and over half of the cases are a result of men who have sex with men sexual behavior.

On Friday March 21, at 5 pm in room 006 of the HHS building, come learn the facts about HIV in the LGBT community, and what you can do to protect yourself and your loved ones.

Free HIV testing provided by the Lansing Area AIDS Network will be provided immediately after the conversation. Facebook event:?

?Lansing Community College Main Campus

?Health Human Services Room 006

?Date March 21, 2014

?Sponsored by LCC Gay Straight Alliance

?Support from Lansing Association for Human Rights


Todd A. Heywood will be speaking and presenting "Raw Deal"

Learning Outcomes:


Understand the behavioral and cultural constructs, as well as biological realities as to why MSM communities are at higher risk for HIV infection.

Understand how current prevention messaging presents false assumptions and securities for people at risk of infection.

Be introduced to risk reduction techniques that are proven effective, but generally not discussed

6:20-7:00 Viewing of United in Anger along with personal stories United in Anger: How a small group of men and women of all races and classes, came together to change the world and save each other's lives.

7:00-7:30 Lansing Association for human rights intern

7:30-8pm Reactions open mic.