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Best Practices for Making NVU a Safe Place for Transgender, Gender-Nonconforming, and LGBTQ Members of the NVU Community

October 16, 2018 | 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Tuesday, October 16, 2018, 10 p.m.
NVU-Johnson, Stearns Performance Space
The goal of this one-hour training session is to help make NVU-Johnson an inclusive and safe place for transgender, gender-nonconforming, and gender creative students, staff, and faculty. Participants will meet our friend the Gender Unicorn and will discuss how to navigate language related to gender identity and expression, and learn strategies for creating safe classrooms, offices, and dorms.
Topics to be explored include Preferred Gender Pronouns; Confidentiality; Name changes; Class rosters; Visibility; Being an ally; and Gender-neutral bathrooms. Students, faculty, and staff are welcome.