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LGBTQ+ Cultural Competency in Higher Education

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Hilbert College

5200 South Park Avenue

Hamburg, NY 14075

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LGBTQ+ Cultural Competency in Higher Education


The WNY Service Learning Coalition is excited to collaborate with the Pride Center of WNY to offer LGBTQ+ Cultural Competency in Higher Education.

The training will be held on Wednesday, August 14th at Hilbert College. All WNYSLC members, including faculty members, higher education professionals and community partners are welcome to attend.

Topics discussed during the training will include:

  • Defining and discussing LGBTQ+ terminology
  • Understanding aspects of identity
  • Recognizing the difference between sex & gender
  • Creating safe, welcoming and culturally aware spaces
  • Students' rights and experiences in the college setting
  • Addressing concerns such as bullying, confidentiality, gendered spaces and the Dignity for All Students Act (DASA)
  • How to best support students off the college campus (internship sites and service learning partnerships)


LGTBQ+ Cultural Competency in Higher Education, hosted by WNYSLC
Hilbert College, Bogel Hall - Room 101
5200 South Park Ave., Hamburg, NY 14075

8:30am-9:00am: Check-in and light breakfast
9:00am-12:00pm: LGBTQ+ Cultural Competency in Higher Education program with Q&A


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