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The Launch of the American LGBTQ+ Museum
Baruch Performing Arts Center

RSVP deadline: Monday, November 14.

Baruch alumni and students are cordially invited to attend this panel discussion dedicated to the vision of several LGBTQ+ leaders to establish a museum dedicated to America's LGBTQ+ community, and the ongoing plans for its realization. Following the panel discussion and Q&A, a catered networking reception will take place.

With featured speakers:

  • Ben Garcia (he/him) | Executive Director, American LGBTQ+ Museum
  • Richard Burns (he/him) | Board Chair, American LGBTQ+ Museum; Interim Executive Director, Johnson Family Foundation
  • Mitch Draizin (he/him) | Board Member, American LGBTQ+ Museum; President, Concordia Philanthropic Fund; President, CUNY LGBT Advisory Council
  • Mistral Myers (she/her) | Co-Chair Communications Committee, American LGBTQ+ Museum; Executive and Internal Communications Manager, Google

Free to attend, but registration is required.

COVID-19 Policy: In order to protect the health and safety of all attendees, guests will need to show proof of vaccination or a negative PCR Covid test (from within the past seven days) in order to attend the event, per campus policy.