Office of Student Life

Multicultural Center

Gender and Sexual Orientation

Creating LGBTQ Inclusive Classrooms

The Student Life Multicultural Center offers an interactive and engaging training around providing LGBTQ inclusive classrooms! This 1- and 30-minute workshop is geared for faculty and instructors to provide inclusive classroom spaces for LGBTQ students. All workshops will be offered virtually for fall 2020. For more information, contact Angie Wellman.

 

Exploring the Complexities of “Women of Color”

In this workshop, participants will learn about the origins, usage and current debates about the term “Women of Color.” For more information, contact Madison Eagle.

 

How Women Support Women

In this workshop, participants will learn and discuss the barriers for women to support each other, how to evaluate our own internalized sexism and how best to empower and lift each other up as women. For more information, contact Madison Eagle.

 

Racial Justice and the LGBTQ Community

This 1 hour and 30 minute workshop will discuss enacting racial justice within the LGBTQ community. Topics to be covered include understanding intersectionality and anti-racism in practice, the experiences of queer and trans people of color within the LGBTQ community and more. This training is not an introduction to LGBTQ topics, please attend our Safe Zone or Trans 101 trainings before attending this workshop. All workshops will be offered virtually for fall 2020. For more information, contact Angie Wellman. 

 

Safe Zone (LGBTQ 101)

The Safe Zone project aims to create a more welcoming and more inclusive campus environment, to strengthen community and to encourage networking among faculty, staff and students toward the goal of supporting the diverse individuals and communities with minoritized sexual and/or gender identities. This workshop is 1 hour and 30 minutes. All workshops will be offered virtually for fall 2020. For more information, contact Angie Wellman.

 

Trans 101

The Student Life Multicultural Center provides an engaging and interactive training that discusses supporting transgender students and communities at The Ohio State. This 1- and 30-minute training addresses the concerns of trans students, systems of oppression, gender-based violence and how to provide allyship/advocacy for transgender communities. All workshops will be offered virtually for fall 2020. For more information, contact Angie Wellman.

 

What is Feminism

In this workshop, participants will learn about the history of feminism, icons in the movement, current manifestations and debates about usage and the variations of the theory. For more information, contact Madison Eagle.