Real Lives, Real Experiences: LGBT+ Network Panel Discussion

Wednesday 25 February, 12 – 1.30pm, SURF Room, Fulton House

To celebrate LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender) History Month this year, the LGBT+ Staff Network will be holding a free event titled Real Lives, Real Experiences.  Admission is free, and is open to all staff, students and visitors.

The event will mark the launch of the new LGBT+ Allies Programme.  Following this, there will be a panel discussion featuring members of Swansea’s LGBT+ community, discussing issues including identity, coming out, stereotypes, myth-busting, and language.  


The agenda is as follows:

12.00 – 12.05              Welcome and Introduction (David Williams, Director of HR)

12.05 – 12.10              Launch of LGBT+ Allies Programme

12.10 – 12.30              Panel discussion

                                     - L: Jenny

                                     - G: Neil

                                    - B: Jane

                                    - T: Jayne

12.30 – 12.45            Q&A / discussion

12.45 – 12.50            Close

12.50 – 1.30              Lunch and Networking

 

If you would like to attend, please confirm to lgbtplus@swansea.ac.uk by Monday 23 February, along with any access or dietary requirements.

If visitors have any specific questions they would like answered in relation to the topic, but don’t feel comfortable raising them in public, please send them to the above email address to ensure they are raised.

Please drop-in to show your support and learn more about LGBT equality at Swansea University.