CHARLOTTE, N.C. — The 2014 Out & Greek Conference, hosted by Campus Pride in partnership with the Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values, will be held April 10-13, at the Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, 1380 Harbor Island Dr., in San Diego, Calif.

It is held in conjunction with the National Cultural Greek Leadership Conference and the West Fraternal Conference of the Association of Fraternal Leadership & Values. Welcoming over 800 participants, it is open to members and non-members from undergraduate fraternity and sorority leaders from chapters and councils across the U.S. who gather to network, share ideas and learn strategies to create safer, more LGBT inclusive fraternity and sorority communities.

Featured keynote speakers for the event include Shane Windmeyer, executive director for Campus Pride, and Kara Laricks, and out lesbian and winner of season one of NBC’s “Fashion Star.”

Early bird registration is due by March 21. Regular registration end on April 2.

info/registration: campuspride.org.

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