Janis Irwin is an inspirational leader from both the Gender, Sexual and Romantic Minorities (GSRM) and feminist communities and is an openly gay woman MLA. Janis is currently the Official Opposition Deputy Whip and Critic for Women and LGBTQ issues in Alberta.
Inqueeries at MacEwan University has invited her to talk about Pride as well as her experience being an openly Queer person in modern politics.
Meeting is open to all students only to attend.
Pride Week with Janis Irwin is sponsored by Inqueeries.
This event is part of Pride Week 2020, when MacEwan University celebrates the diversity of our students, faculty and staff and supports the LGBTQ2S+ community and allies.
We acknowledge that the land on which we gather in Treaty Six Territory is the traditional gathering place for many Indigenous people. We honour and respect the history, languages, ceremonies and culture of the First Nations, Métis and Inuit who call this territory home.