Boston Pride is delighted to announce that it will sponsor the AIDS Memorial Quilt Exhibit (11/30-12/4) and World AIDS Day Community Reception (12/1) to be held at UMass Boston.
AIDS MEMORIAL QUILT EXHIBIT
November 30 â€“ December 4, 2015 | Campus Center, 2nd Floor Terrace
SECTIONS OF THE NOBEL PRIZE-NOMINATED AIDS MEMORIAL QUILTâ€”the 54-ton, handmade tapestry that memorializes more than 90,000 individuals lost to AIDSâ€”will be on display for public viewing at the UMass Boston Campus Center, 2nd floor terrace.
WORLD AIDS DAY COMMUNITY RECEPTION
December 1, 2015 5:30 â€“ 7:30 p.m. | Campus Center, 2nd Floor Terrace
UMASS BOSTON INVITES YOU TO MARK WORLD AIDS DAY 2015. Please join Chancellor J. Keith Motley and the University of Massachusetts Boston community for a reception featuring the Honorable Carl Sciortino, former state representative and the executive director of AIDS Action Committee.Â Enjoy light refreshments, view the AIDS Memorial Quilt, and hear from Sciortino regarding the importance of the history and the future of the AIDS epidemic. This reception is free to the UMass Boston Community.
SPONSORED BY: Office of Diversity and Inclusion, Campus Center, College of Nursing and Health Sciences, Student Arts and Events Council (SAEC), University Health Services, Anthropology Department, Bay State Stonewall Democrats and Boston Pride
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