LGBTQ Ally Development Training

  • Friday, October 26, 2018
    1:00 pm
  • Thursday, November 15, 2018
    6:00 pm
  • Library and Learning Center
    645 East Seventh Street, Saint Paul

    Library and Learning Center

    Information about Metropolitan State University's Library and Learning Center location.
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Support an inclusive Metropolitan State. Become an ally.

What is an Ally?

An "ally" is "a person who is a member of the dominant or majority group who works to end oppression in their personal and professional life through support of, and as an advocate.

Why do we need allies?

Seventy percent of first-year lesbian, gay, bi-sexual, transgender, and queer college students consider leaving school out of fear from being bullied or harassed. Ally and Safe Space programs have been shown to be an effective tool for helping LGBTQ students and staff feel safer and more included in the college community.

Join the Women’s and LGBTQ Resource Center for Ally Development Training.

  • Faculty and staff: 1 to 4 p.m., Friday, Oct. 26, Library and Learning Center, room 307
  • Students: 6 to 9 p.m., Thursday, Nov. 15, Library and Learning Center, room 302