Tag: Trans

Beauty begins the moment you decide to be yourself. Coco Chanel

You may not be aware, but the 31st March is International Transgender Day of Visibility. This is an annual event that celebrates transgender people and their contributions to society; and raises awareness of the discrimination faced by transgender…

When everyone is included, everyone wins. Jesse Jackson

Hi Well LGBT History Month is drawing to a close. Our LGBT+ Student Society organised and ran a couple of events, with a particular focus marking 50 years since the Stonewall Riots. Last Saturday was “Can I come…

You just have to respect me.

Hi This week we have a guest blogger, Eli. Eli is a Level 6 Illustration student currently working as an intern within the team. This is a very timely post as we mark Transgender Awareness Week When you…

“Only by speaking out can we create lasting change.” DaShanne Stokes

Welcome back. We thought we would take a break in August. With holiday commitments, life at work was a little quiet. We spent the time making plans and preparing for the new academic year. Whilst there are lots…

International Transgender Day of Visibility.

Hello Is it just me, or does time seem to be flying by? Another few days and it will be the end of March! As we all know, this means the legal deadline for public sector organisations to…

Diversity is one thing we all have in common.

Hello and welcome to this week’s post. We’ve featured our “Challenge for Change Project” over the last couple of weeks. This week we take a look at the University’s current equality objectives and other key priorities for 2017/18….