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  • Gay Awareness Week poster
    Image | 1994 | LGBT at UIUCStill known at the time as Gay Awareness Week, poster describing the week's itinerary of events around campus.
  • LGBT Awareness Days
    Image | 1996 | LGBT at UIUCBy 1996 the name of the week long event had been changed to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Awareness Days. Note the list of sponsors, by this time several RSOs now fell under the umbrella Office of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Concerns.