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Bisexual Day of Visibility
Bisexual Day of Visibility at UNC-CH: Friday, September 22, 2017

Bi Pride in The Pit

Join us as we celebrate Bisexual history, community, culture, and people!

Take a photo with the Bisexual Flag, learn interesting Bi facts, and hang out with Bi folks and allies.

10:00am - 2:00pm in The Pit

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Bisexuality and Biphobia: A Talk by Dr. April Callis

Dr. April Callis will give a one-hour talk covering topics such as the history of bisexuality, biphobia, stereotypes, and current literature on bisexual identity. Dr. Callis' research and theories on bisexuality, biphobia, and nonbinary sexual identities has been published in Sexualities, the Journal of Bisexuality, the Journal of Homosexuality, and in Introducing the New Sexuality Studies.

3:00pm-4:00pm in Frank Porter Graham Student Union Room 3206

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Parking at FPG Student Union

Metered Parking can be found in and around South Road, Raleigh Street, and Country Club on UNC Campus.

Digital Meter Stations can be activated weekdays, from 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. and accept quarters  or debit/credit cards. The maximum time allowed for metered parking ranges from 30 minutes to 3 hours. Metered spaces may be restricted during event operations.

The Raleigh Road Visitor Lot (727 Raleigh Rd, Chapel Hill, NC 27514) accommodates UNC visitors attending functions on the eastern and mid-sections of campus. Visitors or hourly parkers without reservations through a department can park paying the hourly rates when lot is not reserved for department or University events.

Ram’s Head Parking Deck (33 Ridge Rd Rams Head Parking Deck, Chapel Hill, NC 27514) offers 24-hour for pay parking near the UNC Football Stadium, Alumni Center and the UNC Baseball Stadium.

Bi+ Social

If you identify as Bisexual in any way, you and your bi-affirming friends are invited to join us for pizza, cake, bisexual jeapordy, and coloring! Meet new people or hang 
out in the introvert corner!

5:00pm-7:00pm in FPG Union Room 3503

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Background:

We celebrate on Friday, September 22, to align with International Celebrate Bisexuality Day, Originally, Bisexual Pride Day was held on June 23rd, 1990 and coincided with the 1990 National Bisexual Conference. The current incarnation of Bisexual Pride Day also known as Celebrate Bisexuality Day and/or Bi Visibility Day has been celebrated on September 23rd every year since 1999. (source: binetusa)