Safe Zone at the University of Rochester is a dynamic, interactive session for students that includes activities and discussion around: inclusive and respectful language, the process of coming out, understanding sexual and gender identity, taking action on our campuses and in our workplaces, where to go for help and much more. These trainings are for students, presented by their peers, and gives participants the skills they need to provide support and to create environments that are safe, welcoming, and inclusive.
This workshop fulfills the Medallion Program Level 1 requirement for Civic Engagement. The workshop is hosted by Dr. Jessica Guzman Rea. Read more.
The Medallion Program, an initiative of the Office of the Dean of Students, is a flexible three-tiered program that provides workshops, interactive activities, and personal reflection to assist UR students in developing leadership capabilities. The Medallion Program provides a balance between structure and creativity. There are specific requirements that need to be completed, but as a participant, you will have the freedom to choose programs and workshops that meet your individual needs.
Students from all majors, class levels, and degrees of leadership experience are welcome. Participants have the freedom to choose events and programs that reflect their preferences.
Friday, September 21, 2018 at 3:00pm to 4:00pm
Frederick Douglass Commons, 401
500 Wilson Blvd Rochester, NY 14627