Memorial quilt, speaker to highlight World Aids Day

A visit from the AIDS Memorial Quilt and a talk by an ambassador from the “Does AIDS Look Like Me?” video campaign will be part of World AIDS Day activities at SUNY Oswego.

The AIDS Memorial Quilt will be on view from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Dec. 1 and 2 in the Campus Center concourse. Maintained by the Names Project Foundation to build awareness and inspire action, different portions of the quilt tour the country, memorializing those lost to the disease.

At 8:30 p.m. Dec. 1, World AIDS Day, Lance from the “Does HIV Look Like Me?” campaign will give a free talk in the Campus Center auditorium. Produced by leading AIDS education organization Hope’s Voice International, the campaign features 15-to-29-year-old HIV-positive ambassadors who bring a face and a voice to cause.

For information, call 312-3746 or visit www.aidsquilt.org.

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(Posted: Nov 24, 2008)

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