Participate in a Training!

All Campus & Community Training

  • Tuesday, October 26 | 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM | University Center Room 362 | RSVP on GrizHub

Faculty and Staff Training

  • Tuesday, September 28 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM | University Center Room 225 | RSVP on GrizHub
  • Monday, November 8 | 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM | University Center Room 362 | RSVP on GrizHub

What Does Being an Ally Mean?

  • Acknowledge that 'ally' is not an identity
  • Check your privilege at all times
  • Do not assume the sexual orientation or gender identity of another person
  • Speak up and speak out against offensive statements or actions you see or hear
  • Use gender neutral language
  • Respect the coming out process
  • Know that your opinion takes a backseat to those with experiences
  • Listen when someone opens up about their experience
  • Validate people's sexual orientation and gender expression
  • Educate yourself about LGBTQ histories, cultures, and concerns
  • Involve yourself and give your support to LGBTQ organizations and causes