World AIDS Day at Webster University

Nov. 21, 2019

World AIDS Day at Webster University
Free AIDS testing, dramatic performances and a documentary film are part of Webster University's World AIDS Day recognition.

ST. LOUIS - Webster University College of Arts & Sciences and the City of St. Louis Department of Health will offer free HIV/AIDS testing on the University’s Webster Groves campus on Dec. 2. Dramatic readings from films and plays that touch upon the AIDS crisis will be performed by students and a documentary about the AIDS crisis will be shown on campus that day in recognition of Worlds AIDS Day.

Besides the testing, dramatic readings from films and plays that touch upon the AIDS crisis will be performed by students and a documentary about the AIDS crisis will be shown on campus that day.

All of the events are free and open to the public.

“This is a great opportunity for all members of the community to learn more about the AIDS crisis and how it impacts everyone directly and indirectly,” said College of Arts & Sciences Dean Anton Wallner. “The dramatic readings are a powerful exploration of how AIDS impacts family, friends and others, and the documentary film illustrates how communities have responded to the AIDS crisis highlighting this year’s theme: ‘Communities make the difference’.”

All the events of the day will occur in Browning Hall on the Webster Groves Campus, 8274 Big Bend Blvd (63119).

The free AIDS testing will start at Noon. and complete at 7 p.m. The student readings will happen from noon to 1 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. to 4:15 p.m. in the Browning Hall Auditorium. The documentary screening will be shown from 2p.m. - 3:30 p.m. and from 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. in the Browning Hall Auditorium.

For more details, visit https://events.webster.edu/event/world_aids_day_2019_-_communities_make_the_difference.

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