"To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best day and night to make you like everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight and never stop fighting." -- e.e. cummings
Website Updates (04/20/08)
Consider yourself an ally to the transgender community? Are you part of the transgender/genderqueer community? Want to get more active or just meet trans students and their allies? Then come to the TransForm MSU and TransAction meetings to be held on the following dates [For more info on TransAction and TransForm MSU check out our about page]:
All are welcome.
|January 18, 7pm||Union, Room 441||
First meeting of the semester - Coloring and Game Night!!
|January 25, 7:30pm||Campus Center Cinema, Wells Hall||Phi Tau Mu is going to the movies! Meet us at the ticket counter at Wells Hall at 7:15pm for the 7:30 showing of Resident Evil: Extinction (2007). Tickets are free for MSU undergraduates living on campus, $2 for everyone else.|
|February 1, 7pm||Union, Room 441||Meeting cancelled.|
|February 8, 7pm||Union, Room 441||Discussion topics: Proposed website by the trans housing committee, Pride Week events, visits to/from our friends at Affirmations, and more!|
|February 12, 7:30-9pm||W013 Philips Hall||Pre-Valentine's Day Mixer with RING|
|February 15, 7pm||Union, Room 441||CANCELLED: See mixer information above|
|February 22, 7pm||Union, Room 441||CANCELLED|
|February 29, 7pm||Union, Room 441||CANCELLED|
|March 7, 7pm||SPRING BREAK|
|March 14, 7pm||Union, Room 441||Post-Spring Break meeting: How was your break? Plans for the rest of the semester; Pride Week event|
|March 21, 7pm||Union, Room 441||Positive Trans Images!! Know about positive media representation in books, movies, famous people? Come and learn about them or teach the rest of us!|
|March 28, 7pm||Union, Room 441||Positive Trans Images!! (cont.)|
|April 4, 7pm||Union, Room 441|
|April 11, 7pm||Union, Room 441||No meeting - Go to Pride Week events!|
|April 18, 7pm||Union, Room 441||No meeting - Go to Pride Week events!|
|April 25, 7pm||Union, Room 441||No meeting - Last day of classes and National Day of Silence|
If you'd like send us your email and we'll send you reminders about the meetings. The email list also serves as a medium to announce additional meetings that might be called outside of the regular meeting times. Also, check out the allies and resources pages for more information and self-education.
Articles of Interest (MSU related)
Moved to new News and Blogs page.
We're on Facebook and Livejournal Too!!
Do you support the Gender Identity campaign? Do you have an MSU profile on Facebook? Then join us on the I Support adding 'Gender Identity (and Expression)' to MSU's Anti-Discrimination Policy Facebook group.
Want to attend any of the transgender and gender identity related conferences that Phi Tau Mu attends? Wanna know what we're up to? Want to just meet other folks or get random news posts relating to the transgender community? Get online and join our LJ community. Getting an LJ account is free and easy to use, but if you're not bothered you can also post anonymously.