Wednesday, February 15, noon to 1:30 p.m., Curia II
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.
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.