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    2018 Keynote Speaker:

    CeCe McDonald is a transgender prison-reform activist who was sentenced to 41 months in prison for manslaughter after a racist and transphobic attack against her turned deadly. Read more...


Opening its doors to the public once more, the Translating Identity Conference (TIC) explores a wide array of topics in discourses regarding gender and transgender identities, expressions, communities, and intersections. The largest conference of its kind in New England, TIC is a free conference that seeks to reach not only the University of Vermont & Burlington community, but the nation as a whole.

A one-day event, TIC has numerous sessions to choose from at any time, ranging from healthcare to law to education, that are directed towards people at all levels of inclusion in the trans and allied communities. This conference is designed to be a safe space for everyone to come, learn, and enjoy themselves! 

This conference is open to the national public, but space is limited. Registration is OPEN. See available ticketing options at tickets.uvm.edu.


Get to Know Us

See who is on the TIC Committee. These folks work hard to continue this amazing event and support the community.

Meet The Team