In recognition of World AIDS Day, College of the Mainland will host HIV testing for the public on Dec. 1 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the COM Student Center. The Gulf Coast Center will perform the testing.

Escape artist and AIDS activist Daniel Bauer will perform Dec. 3 from 6:30-8 p.m. in the COM Learning Resource Center Auditorium. Bauer is co-host of IMRU Talk Show, a weekly talk show that invites guests from all over the world to discuss issues relevant to eradicating the global HIV pandemic.

Both events are free and open to the public.

For more information, email or call 409-933-8303.