Workshops and Presentations

The LGBTQ Center is available to provide customizable presentations/workshops for students, faculty, and staff. Please see below for common topics and we can also create a presentation to meet your specific needs. Please call or e-mail the LGBTQ Center or stop by the office to arrange a presentation.
 
For Students:
As a leader on campus in any role in a student organization or employee you may wish to expand your knowledge about the LGBTQIA+ community. Each workshop focuses on LGBTQIA+ inclusivity as well as iclusivity as part as a broader ideal of social justice for many diverse social identities (race, class, ability staus, religion, etc.) You may also wish to offer sexual health, relationship, and safer sex programming; let us partner with you!
 
Sexual Education
The LGBTQ center can offer educational programming about sex, sexuality, healthy relationships, and safer sex. Want to do a program about SEX? Partner with us! We can provide programming ideas, expertise, and in most cases sefer sex supplies. All of our sex ed. programming is grounded in sex positivity and inclusive of diverse genders and sexualities.
 
Building An Inclusive Community
If your organization is looking for ways to be more inclusive in recruitment, marketing, and programming the LGBTQ Center can provide workshops to help.
 
Allyship
This workshop includes the basics of LGBTQIA+ issues,identities, and how you can become an ally to diverse sexual and gender identities and expressions. This can also be customized to talk about LGBTQIA+ and social justice issues and how they intersect with your specific population (Greek, Religious Organization, Cultural Organization, etc.)
 
Student Panel
If requested we can assemble a panel of students with diverse backgrounds, identities, and experiences to answer questions. This can be a simple Q and A format or a more dynamic game show version.
 
 
For Faculty and Staff:
As a member of the faculty or staff on our campus you may wish to expand your knowledge about the LGBTQIA+ community. Each workshop focuses on LGBTQIA+ inclusivity as well as iclusivity as part as a broader ideal of social justice for many diverse social identites (race, class, ability staus, religion, etc.)
 
Inclusive Classrooms
To the left is a Faculty Resource page which includes various information on creating inclusive classrooms, syllabi statements, language, and what students want you to know.
 
Allyship
This workshop includes the basics of LGBTQIA+ issues, identities, and how you can become an ally to diverse sexual and gender identities and expressions. This can also be customized to talk about LGBTQIA+ and social justice issues and how they intersect with your specific discipline or department (Social Work, Education, Businees, Financial Aid, DPS, etc.)
 
Student Panel
If requested we can assemble a panel of students with diverse backgrounds, identities, and experiences to answer questions. This can be a simple Q and A format or a more dynamic game show version.

For more information, please contact us in the Ellen Bommartio LGBTQ Center located in 213 UCEN. (810)766-6606