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CONTACT: NIAMH CAMPBELL
307 E. College
Iowa City IA 52242
(319) 335-1486

Release: Immediate

WRAC to discuss how to be an ally to lesbians/gays/bisexuals/ transgendered

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Women's Resource and Action Center at the University of Iowa is planning a panel discussion, "How to be an Ally to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgendered Community," on Tuesday, June 10, from 7-9 p.m., at the Iowa City Public Library, Meeting Room A.

The discussion, which is free and open to the public, is co-sponsored by University Counseling Services and the UI Office of Affirmative Action.

Panel members are Kelly Willson, counselor at University Counseling Services; Cari Malone, a parent; Maria Oropeza, volunteer coordinator at the Women's Resource and Action Center; and Courtney Reed-Jenkins, a supportive ally and friend.

June is known as Pride Month, the month in which gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender people celebrate their diversity.

For more information regarding the program, contact Niamh Campbell at WRAC, phone (319) 335-1486.

5/30/97