Events

Ally Project: Supporting LGBT Students, Staff, and Faculty

  • Center for Jewish Life, Wilf Auditorium

Designed specifically for staff and faculty, the Ally Project explores ways to better support LGBT students and colleagues and will cover topics, such as: language and terminology, how to support members of the LGBTQIA community, and campus resources. This session will be led by Zerandrian Morris, an adjunct faculty member in the Columbia School of Social Work. Zerandrian Morris is a graduate of Spelman College with a BS in Psychology Pre-Med and a graduate of Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine with dual MPH in Epidemiology & Biostatistics, and over the past decade has served as a consultant and advisor to organizations such as The United Nations, NIDA/NIH, The Centers for Disease Control & Prevention, The Brown Boi Project, and the Philadelphia Department of Behavioral Health. She also is a contributing writer to Ebony.com, bklyn boihood, The Brown Boi Project, and Philly Gay Calendar. She is Social Justice Director and member of the Board of Directors of Uniquely You Summit, Inc. and on the Advisory Board of Project I Am Enough.

Sponsored by the LGBT Center, LGBT Employee Resource Group, LGBT Task Force, Office of Institutional Equity and Diversity, Office of Human Resource, and Office of the Vice President for Campus Life