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World AIDS Day 2013

Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | noon - 3:30 p.m.

Click here to view the World AIDS Day week flier.

The University of Maryland will observe World AIDS day on Monday, December 2, 2013. The JACQUES Initiative of Institute for Human Virology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, School of Pharmacy, School of Social Work and the Office of Interprofessional Student Learning & Service Initiatives (ISLSI) are collaborating to bring a full day of interactive activities for the whole campus community.  

Resource & Involvement Fair

Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | 12 - 3:30 p.m. | SMC Campus Center, 1st Floor
The SMC CC, Fireplace Lounge will be the sight of the World AIDS Day Resource & Involvement fair.  This fair will include information on HIV and AIDS, linkage to service and ways to get involved. This will also be the site for the Facing AIDS photo campaign and registrations for the UM Living Ribbon.

Living Ribbon >
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | 12:30 p.m. | SON Lawn
The red ribbon is the international symbol of HIV and AIDS awareness.  Join us as we attempt to make a UM living red ribbon on the School of Nursing Lawn.  Red ponchos will be distributed the day of in the SMC CC, Fireplace Lounge starting at 12:00 pm.  The picture will be taken at 12:30 p.m. 

  • 12 p.m. - poncho distribution
  • 12:15 p.m. - ribbon assembly
  • 12:30 p.m. - picture

Revealing of the AIDS Quilt
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | 1 p.m. | SMC Campus Center, 1st Floor

Facing AIDS photo campaign
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | 1 - 3:30 p.m. | SMC Campus Center, 1st Floor

Confidential HIV Testing & Care Services
Monday, Dec. 2, 2013 | 1:30 - 3:30 p.m. | SMC Campus Center, 2rd floor
Trained volunteers and staff from JACQUES Initiative will provide FREE HIV testing.  Testing is open to all UM students, faculty, staff and community members.