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Pride@Work presents: "Inclusive Practices for Names and Pronouns in the Classroom"

Friday, March 29, 2019

Join us for a special lunch-time workshop in collaboration with the Gender and Sexuality Center for Queer and Trans Life.

Session description:
Gender is a primary aspect of our experiences in U.S. society. In this session, the presenter will share the historical and contemporary context of gender-neutral pronouns in today’s academic settings. We will then discuss strategies and share resources for cultivating inclusive classroom environments that encourage students to share names and gender pronouns openly.


Beyond the Binary: The Gender Spectrum

Monday, March 25, 2019

About this Event:

Beyond the Binary: The Gender Spectrum is a free event focused on countering stigma against the LGBTQ+ population and increasing awareness around mental health concerns.

This expert panel will focus on normalizing understandings and opening a conversation about the full spectrum of gender identities. Panelists will explore and contextualize issues of gender identity, gender expression, and sexuality.


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