Beyond The Equal Sign: The Fight to End LGBT Discrimination in NJ
PLEASE NOTE NEW LOCATION: Baker Trial Courtroom
"Beyond The Equal Sign: The Fight to End LGBT Discrimination in NJ” will consist of a panel of individuals in NJ who are fighting to end various forms of discrimination against the LGBT community, ranging from marriage equality to protections in the workplace.
Featured on our panel will be:
Moderator: Rutgers Newark Associate Chancellor Steven Goldstein, founder of Garden State Equality
Marsha Shapiro and Louise Walpin, named plaintiffs in NJ's current state level court challenge to NJ's civil union law, Garden State Equality v. Dow
Leslie Farber, Esq., LGBT civil rights attorney
Ed Barocas, Esq., ACLU of NJ legal director
Frank Vespa-Papeleo, Esq., former director of NJ's Division on Civil Rights
*We will be serving food and beverages.
- Wed. Aug. 13: Summer Session Ends
- Mon. Sep. 1: Labor Day - University Closed
- Tue. Sep. 2: First day of Fall Semester
- Thu. Nov. 27: Thanksgiving Day - University Closed