Wednesday, March 4, 2020 10 a.m. to noon

Safe Zone Advocates training is the second in the Safe Zone 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
January 28, 2020, 3 p.m. Barbara Ying Center: 140
March 4, 2020, 10 a.m. Barbara Ying Center: 140
April 9, 2020, 10 a.m. Barbara Ying Center: 140

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Tags:

Safe Zone LGBTQ+ Services LGBTQ+ Safe Zone Series Advocates