Saturday, March 29, 2008

IFGE 22nd Annual Conference: 'Toward a Greater Diversity', March 31-April 5

The International Foundation for Gender Education (IFGE) brings its 22nd annual conference to Arizona for the first time. Seminars of interest to transgender people as well as service providers, medical personnel, law enforcement and first responders, political strategists, families, students, journalists, supportive allies, and the general public. CEUs available. Social activities and entertainment. Keynote address by author Jamison Green; appearances by Mayor Walkup and Congressman Grijalva. Wingspan's Southern Arizona Gender Alliance is the local host committee. Details and registration at

When: Monday, March 31-Saturday, April 5. Cost: Varies per registration package. Don't miss these FREE IFGE Events: *Friday Late-Night: Cantina Jam! *Saturday 10:00 a.m.: Town Hall Meeting: How did Tucson get to be such an accepting Community? Thurs-Sat: Trans-Friendly HIV Testing

Entertainment by namoli brennet, Stevie Gold, Dragstar Cabaret, Too Much Information, and the world premier of part of Martie van der Voort's one-actor show, "TransFormations."

Event Details: Apr 1, 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Doubletree Hotel at Reid Park, 455 S. Alvernon Way, Tucson. Event Sponsor: International Foundation for Gender Education. For more information contact Erin Russ, (520) 624-1779.

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