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Feb 20, 2014
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Davis Center 400/401 (Grand Maple Ballroom)

Laverne Cox is an actress, writer, producer, and transgender advocate. She can currently be seen in the critically acclaimed Netflix original series Orange is the New Black. Her portrayal of the incarcerated Sophia Burset has touched the hearts of viewers. Maureen Ryan of the Huffington Post writes, "Laverne Cox gives an amazing performance as trans inmate, Sophia...among the most moving on-screen moments I've seen all year."

Tickets can be picked up at the Davis Center Information Desks.

For more information, contact Queena Hoang at 802-656-2060 or

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