CLGBTE to host open house at Palmer Museum

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Commission on Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Equity (CLGBTE) will host its annual spring semester open house from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 19, at the Palmer Museum of Art. Penn State faculty, staff, students and their partners and families are invited to join members of the commission for tours of the museum’s collection and special exhibitions, casual conversation and hors d’oeuvres. Of special interest this year are guided tours (at 4:15 and 4:45 p.m.) of "Surveying Judy Chicago: Five Decades," an exhibition by the pioneering feminist artist, author, educator and intellectual whose career spans over five decades. Information about membership on the commission will also be available. RSVP at http://clgbte-spring-social-2014.rsvpify.com/. RSVP’s are not required but would be appreciated for planning purposes.

The Palmer Museum of Art is located on Curtin Road near the Pasquerilla Spiritual Center-Eisenhower Chapel. Nonpermit parking is available in the Nittany Parking Deck (near the Nittany Lion Inn) or the East Parking Deck (near the Berkey Creamery) for $1 an hour. For additional parking information, call the University Parking Office at 814-865-1436.

The CLGBTE advises the President and works with the vice provost for Educational Equity to improve the climate of diversity, equity, and inclusion for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender members of the Penn State community. For more information about the commission, visit www.equity.psu.edu/clgbte/. This event is sponsored by CLGBTE and the Palmer Museum of Art.

Last Updated February 07, 2014