• Safe Zone Training

    The basic Safe Zone training is offered once per semester. The fall training is scheduled for Friday, October 14, 2016, 1:00–5:00 p.m., at 80 Fifth Avenue, room 529.

    This training familiarizes participants with the aims and goals of the university's Safe Zone program. 

    Topics Covered

    •  Common experiences of the LGBTQIAGNC population
    •  Commonly used LGBTQIAGNC terms
    •  Stereotypes commonly associated with the LGBTQIAGNC population
    •  Heterocentrism, heterosexism, cissexism, transphobia, and homophobia
    •  The sharing of multiple identities
    •  On-campus resources for LGBTQIAGNC students
    •  External and Web-based resources for LGBTQIAGNC students
    •  The role of a person trained in Safe Zone
    •  Intersectionality and how our multiple identities interact with power and privilege
    •  Ways for non-LGBTQIAGNC-identified people to further their development as allies

    To participate or obtain more information, email