Intercultural Lecture Series

Intercultural Lecture Series Schedule

The Intercultural Lecture Series is designed to bring leading thinkers, educators and community leaders to UNC Greensboro for the purpose of advancing conversations on a variety of intersecting cultural and social issues.  This series helps UNC Greensboro students become more aware of and engaged with the increasingly diverse and interconnected world around us all.


Fall 2019

Dominique Jackson


Dominique is the breakout star of Pose on FX, making television history as the largest cast of transgender actors in series regular roles. Pose explores the queer ballroom culture of the 80’s and 90’s, and gives life and pride to the narrative of transgender people of color. Pose also exposes the reality of the HIV/AIDs crisis. Prior to starring on Pose, Dominique was inducted into the House and Ballroom Hall of Fame, worked as a model, and in 2014 released her autobiographical memoir, “The Transexual from Tobago”.


Schuyler Bailor

Monday, September 16th, 2019, 7pm | School of Education Auditorium Room 114

Schuyler (pronounced Sky-ler) Bailar is a senior at Harvard University, a member of the men’s swimming program, and the first openly transgender athlete to compete at the NCAA Division 1 level. In 2017, Schuyler was named to the OUT100, celebrating the 100 most influential queer people of the year. Since, Schuyler has been featured on TedX, The Olympic Channel, NCAA Champion Magazine, CBS 60 Minutes, The Ellen DeGeneres Show, MTV, and many other notable platforms.