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Introduction to LGBTQ+ Identities & Inclusive Language (Student Session)
September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Audience: SPH Students Only
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 identitiesGain familiarity with various identity terms outside the gender binaryMake 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