Schuyler Bailar, the first transgender National College Athletic Association ( NCAA ) Division I men's athlete, will speak in Oakton Community College's Student Center on Tuesday, Sept. 24, 12:30-1:45 p.m.
The talk will take place in room 1530 in the Student Center, 1600 E. Golf Road, Des Plaines.
Bailar was a top student and an award-winning swimmer and was aggressively recruited by Harvard. His story hit Facebook's top-trending news and has been recounted in media outlets from The Washington Post to Time Magazine, 60 Minutes and The Ellen Show.
The Women's and Gender Studies Program, Peace and Social Justice Program, Honors Program, Student Government Association, and the Office for Access, Equity and Diversity are sponsoring the event.
See www.oakton.edu/newsevents/events/schuyler_bailar.php .