Please note: This Lunch and Learn takes place at noon (not at 11 a.m., as stated on the labwide calendar).
This interactive session will discuss the current climate for LGBTQ employees and users, using respectful and inclusive language, creating inclusive policies, and best practices for inclusion and creating an environment that feels safe and welcoming for everyone. It takes place on Feb. 15 at noon in Curia II.
2014 Human Rights Campaign’s The Cost of the Closet, a national study examining workplace climate for LGBTQ employees found.
•62% of LGBTQ employees report hearing jokes about lesbians and gays in the workplace.
•53% of LGBTQ employees hide who they are at work.