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Gender Identity/Expression and Sexual Orientation Resource Center

GIESORC offers multiple training opportunities for the WSU community, including Ally Training, Trans* Ally Training, and Lunch & Learns! Additionally, we would love to come to your department, college, or club! 

Ally Training

Ally Training is a broad presentation on how to support lesbian, gay, bisexual, and trans* individuals!

After participating in this training, attendees will be able to:

  • Differentiate between sexual orientation, sex, gender expression, and gender identity.
  • Describe issues LGBT individuals experience in higher education and in society.
  • Recognize heterosexual and cisgender privilege in higher education and in society.
  • Define terms that are most salient in the LGBT community.
  • Discuss how to be a better ally to the LGBT community.

To enroll in a currently scheduled session through Human Resource Services, please click here to register. These are open to all campuses!

Trans* Ally Training

Trans* Ally Training is a more focused presentation on how to support trans* individuals!

After participating in this training, attendees will be able to:

  • Differentiate between sexual orientation, sex, gender expression, and gender identity.
  • Describe issues trans* individuals experience in higher education and in society.
  • Recognize cisgender privilege in higher education and in society.
  • Define terms that are most salient in the trans* community
  • Discuss how to be a better ally to the trans* community.

To enroll in a currently scheduled session through Human Resource Services, please click here to register.

Request a Presentation

GIESORC Presentation Request

Lunch and Learn

More information coming soon!