Thursday, March 27, 2014

BECAUSE 2014 Call for Submissions

BECAUSE 2014 Call for Submissions
(Please spread widely!)
BECAUSE 2014 is now accepting workshop and presentation proposals through our online form:
Our theme is “A Community Gathering”, and we are ecstatic to have two of our community leaders as keynote speakers, ABilly S. Jones-Hennin and Mary Anne Mohanraj!
ABilly Jones-Henin and his partner Chris Jones-Hennin, Washington Post
We're looking for programming around themes of community & inclusiveness, leadership, family, education & research, and intersectionality, as well as basic and advanced programming about bisexual and transgender issues for folks in and new to our bi/pan/fluid/queer/unlabeled (bi+) and allied communities. If you have ideas for these and other engaging topics, please submit a proposal!
Mary Anne Mohanraj, Locus Magazine
BECAUSE 2014 is June 6-8 on the University of Minnesota's Twin Cities Campus. It is being hosted by the University of Minnesota Office for Equity and Diversity's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender and Ally Programs Office  Keynote presentations, panel discussions, workshops, special guests, community meal times, and entertainment are all on the schedule, so please join us for an amazing weekend!
Registration for the conference can be accessed through the BECAUSE website or via this link:

If you have questions, please email
Thanks, and we look forward to seeing you at BECAUSE!