SafeZone Workshop and Guest Speaking Requests
SafeZone Workshops are 90 minute workshops to equip individuals to be more aware and active allies. This workshop explores LGBTQ* identities, strategies for supporting student experiences, and exploring LGBTQ* related campus and community resources.
The Office of LGBTQ* Resources will host open registration all-campus SafeZone workshops during the year. Requested workshops will only be accepted as available for specific, special or large groups,. Individuals are encouraged to attend open registration opportunities.
Upcoming SafeZone Workshops:
Virtually offered on Zoom. You must have a Zoom account to join. Registration may be limited. Open registration workshops may be postponed for too few registrants at the start of the business day prior to the event.
- Wednesday, February 10th, 12 - 1:30pm, Register here.
- Tuesday, March 16th, 11am - 12:30pm, Register here.
- Friday, April 23rd, 3:30 - 5pm, Register here.
- Thursday, May 11:30am - 1pm, Register here.
- Wednesday, June 16th, 3pm - 4:30pm, Register here. Capacity 50, minimum 12.
- Tuesday, July 6th at 11am - 12:30pm, Register here. Capacity 50, minimum 12.
To schedule a different workshop, discussion, or presentation by the Office of LGBTQ* Resources for your class, group or organization, please complete our online request form, link here.
For workshops and resources regarding K - 12 schools, we recommend reaching out to the Bluegrass Chapter of GLSEN. Every day GLSEN works to ensure that LGBTQ students are able to learn and grow in a school environment free from bullying and harassment. Together, we can transform our nation’s K-12 schools into the safe and affirming environment all youth deserve. More information can be found here: https://www.glsen.org/chapters/bluegrass.
Contact the Office of LGBTQ* Resources for more information via phone 859-218-4816 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.