Programs & Training

Special Events
Faculty and Staff are welcome to attend all educational programs offered on the Rutgers-Newark campus throughout the year: workshops, lectures, trainings, etc.  Check the calendar on this site for more information on upcoming events!

Workshops Upon Request
Additionally, many faculty request special presentations on topics relevant to the courses they teach: LGBTQ sensitivity in clinical settings, Introductory workshops on sexuality and gender, the unique challenges that face LGBTQ youth, etc.  To request a presentation of this nature, contact Maren Greathouse, Director of the LGBTQ & Diversity Resource Center for more information at or stop by her office, Conklin 232 for more information!

Safe Zone Training Program
Sign up for our Safe Zone Program and attend a training this Fall/Spring to receive a "Safe Zone" placard for your work space and communicate your commitment to providing a safe and affirming environment for LGBTQ students, faculty and staff here at Rutgers-Newark!