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Thursday, March 21, 2019 9 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Course number: DIV241

 

Wednesday, February 20 from 1:00pm-3:00pm

Facilitator: LGBTQ+ Services

Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140

 

Thursday, March 21 from 9:00am-11:00am

Facilitator: LGBTQ+ Services

Location: Barbara Ying Center, Room 140

 

The Safe Zone Advocates training is the second in the series and was created to further individual knowledge and understanding of LGBTQ+ issues. The training is geared toward helping attendees explore, identify, and expose cultural biases and acquire skills necessary for advocating for marginalized populations.

Participants who complete both trainings (LGBTQ+ 101 and Safe Zone Advocates) are designated as Safe Zone Advocates and can be identified by a Safe Zone placard.

 

Training Objectives:

  • Increase insight into personal and cultural biases
  • Increase awareness of the impact these biases have on interactions with LGBTQ+ individuals
  • Increase comfort in addressing systemic oppressions that affect LGBTQ+ individuals
  • Increase ability to identify micro-aggressions that impact LGBTQ+ individuals
  • Increase comfort in discussing power, privilege, and oppression
  • Acquire skills and knowledge to increase ability to advocate
  • Increase understanding that being an ally is an ongoing and active process

Location:

Barbara Ying Center: 140 *

*This event occurs on multiple dates/times. This event takes place at this location on this date.

Event runs on multiple dates (select event date for details)

Date Location
February 20, 2019, 1 p.m. Barbara Ying Center: 140
March 21, 2019, 9 a.m. Barbara Ying Center: 140

Contact:

Office of Diversity and Inclusion (407) 823-6479 diverse@ucf.edu

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Unity Star Diversity and Inclusion