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Lead with Pride Speaker Series: Denice Frohman

February 24 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The 2021 Lead with Pride Conference Series taking place February 24 – March 11, 2021 will open with a performance and Q&A from poet, performer and educator Denice Frohman!

Based in New York City, Denice is a CantoMundo Fellow who has residencies and awards from the National Association of Latino Arts & Cultures, Leeway Foundation, Millay Colony and Blue Mountain Center. Her work has appeared in The New York Times, The BreakBeat Poets: LatiNext, Nepantla: An Anthology for Queer Poets of Color, ESPNW and elsewhere. A former Women of the World Poetry Slam Champion, she’s featured on hundreds of stages from The White House to The Apollo, and co-organized #PoetsforPuertoRico. She lives in Philadelphia.

This event prioritizes students, but is open to all U of T students*, staff, faculty, librarians and alumni. U of T emails are required for registration.

*Students who register for the Lead with Pride Learning Community, are preregistered for this Speaker Series. Find more info on Learning Community.

What is Lead with Pride?

Our campuses, cities and communities thrive when LGBTQ2S+ students are supported in developing their leadership skills. Since 2009, the Lead with Pride (LWP) conference series has provided over a thousand students opportunities to gain skills to make a positive impact on U of T and beyond, to move our communities towards a more inclusive present and future for all of us.

Though we are apart during COVID times, it is still important for us to connect with one another to meaningfully explore issues that impact our communities and to build our capacity to face these challenges together.

Join us for the 2021 Lead with Pride Conference Series held virtually between February 24 – March 11, 2021.

The 2021 Lead with Pride Conference Series is proudly sponsored by U of T affinity partners mbna and TD Insurance. Discover the benefits of affinity products.

Got a question? Reach out to us at sgdo@utoronto.ca.


February 24
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm


Sexual & Gender Diversity Office
Lead with Pride Student Organizing Committee


Virtual Event. Please register for more details.