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Introduction to LGBTQ+ Identities & Inclusive Language (Faculty & Staff Session)

September 21 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Audience: This session is intended for SPH Faculty & Staff only Program Description: The Spectrum Center’s Introduction to LGBTQ+ Identities & Inclusive Language Workshop is designed to support an individual, department, or organization in their knowledge development of LGBTQ+ terminology, inclusivity, and advocacy. This is an introductory workshop, yet the content is fundamental to building a safe and inclusive environment. Learning objectives include:

  • Understand terminology related to LGBTQ identities
  • Gain familiarity with various identity terms outside the gender binary
  • Make distinctions between sex assigned at birth, gender identity, gender expression, and attractionality (sexual orientation)
  • Critically think about the societal construction and expectations of gender identity and gender expression
  • Identify some practical strategies for working to create an inclusive space for LGBTQ+ folks

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Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1234 United States + Google Map