BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:GVSU Events Calendar BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTART:20120217T130000 DTEND:20120217T163000 LOCATION:RM 2270 DESCRIPTION:Workshop presented by M.J. Thiel\, Counseling &\; Career Development Center - Grand Rapids\n\n \;\n\nThis session will introduce participants to the lesbian\, gay\, bisexual\, and transgender (LGBT) community and provide the information and resources needed to be an ally. Topics include terminology\, the use of inclusive language\, tools for sensitive interactions with members of the LGBT community\, and a student panel. No prior training or knowledge is necessary and all those interested in being an ally are welcome to attend. Those who complete this training will receive the Allies &\; Advocates flyer for posting in their office as well as inclusion in the campus-wide network for allies.\n\n \;\n\nStudents should contact M.J. Thiel at thielm@gvsu.edu to register.\n\n \;\n\nRegister at www.gvsu.edu/seminar SUMMARY:Excellence Series":" Allies & Advocates Training PRIORITY:3 END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR