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LGBTQA Services

Education and Trainings

Contact LGBTQA Services  

LGBTQA Services

Address:
238 Sykes Student Union
West Chester, PA 19382


Phone: 610-436-3147 
Fax: 610-436-2480
Email: LGBTQA@wcupa.edu

Education and Trainings

LGBTQA Services trains faculty, staff, and students to be allies to the LGBTQA campus community. This training includes three parts:

Part 1: LGBTQA 101 - A one hour training session that provides participants with an overview of LGBTQA history, terms, and current issues. Participants will receive a certificate of completion.  All trainings are done in Sykes Student Union Room 255.

Date Time
Friday February 09, 2018 11am-12pm
Tuesday February 13, 2018 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Thursday March 22, 2018 12:30pm-1:30pm
Wednesday  April 11, 2018 9:30am-10:30am

Click here to register for LGBTQA 101

Part 2: Trans 101 - A one hour presentation facilitated by peer educators who identify within the Trans community for "graduates" of LGBTQA 101. It will briefly review gender, sex and sexuality but focus on what it means to be transgender and how to support Trans people on campus. The sessions are open to students, staff and faculty.  All trainings are done in Sykes Student Union Room 255.

Date Time
Friday February 16, 2018 11am-12pm
Tuesday February 20, 2018 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Thursday March 29, 2018 12:30pm-1:30pm
Wednesday April 18, 2018 9:30am-10:30am

Click here to register for Trans 101

Part 3: LGBTQA Ally Training - A one hour training session that provides people who have completed LGBTQA 101 and Trans 101 with the understanding and resources to be an advocate and ally to LGBTQA students, faculty, and staff. Allies are provided with a resource folder and a door sticker identifying them as an LGBTQA Ally. This program is underwritten by Ms. Starla Gable, '73 and the Gable family.  All trainings are done in Sykes Student Union Room 255.

Date Time
Friday February 23, 2018 11am-12pm
Tuesday February 27, 2018 3:30pm - 4:30pm
Thursday April 05, 2018* 12:30pm-1:30pm
Wednesday April 25, 2018 9:30am-10:30am

*This session will be located in Sykes 10A due to a scheduling conflict. 

Click here to register for Ally Training

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