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Safe Zone Training - Standard Return to listing

  Description

The Standard Safe Zone is a four-hour training is designed to introduce concepts, terminology and resources related to sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. There is a short intermission about half way through.

Safe Zone trainees develop:

  • A deeper awareness of personal ideas, stereotypes, and assumptions related to gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, intersex, queer and asexual (LGBTIQA) individuals
  • An increased comfort level in addressing concepts and language regarding LGBTIQA communities with the university community and with individuals
  • An increased awareness of services on campus that support LGBTIQ and allied individuals
  • A network of community and campus staff, faculty, and students to support people of all sexual orientations, gender identities and gender expressions on campus

Standard Safe Zone is a prerequisite for the two-hour Safe Zone Continuing Education trainings:

  • Safe Zone: Transgender and Nonbinary
  • Safe Zone: Intersex
  Location: Frank Porter Graham Student Union: Room 2518A-B
  Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020
  Time: 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM
  Sponsor: LGBTQ Center
  Price: Free
     
  For more information, contact the event administrator: Mariel Eaves mfeaves@email.unc.edu

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