aids http://kbia.org en 'Angels in America' playwright Kushner at MU http://kbia.org/post/angels-america-playwright-kushner-mu <p>Tony Award-winning playwright Tony Kushner comes to the University of Missouri this week as part of a conference on gays and lesbians in the theater.</p><p>Kushner's play "Angels in America" chronicles the early AIDS crisis in New York City and won both a Tony and Pulitzer Prize in 1993.</p><p>Theater professor David Crespy will interview Kushner at 5 p.m. Wednesday at the university's Rhynsberger Theatre.</p> Mon, 22 Apr 2013 14:06:26 +0000 Associated Press 32431 at http://kbia.org 'Angels in America' playwright Kushner at MU HIV/AIDS testing offered on MU's campus http://kbia.org/post/hivaids-testing-offered-mus-campus <p>Free HIV/AIDS testing was offered Thursday at MU’s Student Center, as a consortium of campus organizations came together to raise awareness of the epidemic to black communities. The MU Black Men’s Initiative, also known as MBMI, sponsored the 3rd annual National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day on Thursday. MBMI Coordinator Marcus Mayes says it’s important to address the stigma that comes with being tested.</p> Thu, 07 Feb 2013 21:15:12 +0000 Rachel Gleason & Christina Alexander 28529 at http://kbia.org HIV/AIDS testing offered on MU's campus