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SSU Safe Zone Trainings

Starting Spring 2016!

Safe Zone training are held the third Wednesday of every semester. Join us for the morning training from 9 -12 or the afternoon training from 1 – 4. The registration page will give you all the details. Coffee and snacks provided.

The purpose of the Safe Zone program can be found here. (

If your group would like to attend a training, contact us and we are happy to schedule a training for your group either during our regular trainings or another time. Plan to schedule the training for 3 – 3.5 hours. Email: Cariina Buzo,, Laurel Holmstrom-Keyes, or Lauren Morimoto,


We also offer 50 minute workshops on specific topics:

  • Gender Awareness in the Classroom and Beyond
  • Multidimensional Sexualities
  • Resources 2.0

Please contact us if you are interested in any of these.



"it was fast paced and thoughful. I didn't feel impatient or bored or rushed." - Faculty

“A very relaxed and comfortable environment” - Student


"Excellent handouts and resources, nice mix of media and activities" - Faculty

“The overall training was not only interesting, but accessible”- Student

"I found the training eye-opening, informative and confidence-building" - Faculty


“I would support anyone willing to confide in me”- Student

“I feel empowered” - Student

“I learned valuable lessons about making students fell validated and heard” - Faculty

“I will be recommending the training. It is a wonderful resource” - Faculty

“I think it should be required of all faculty” - Faculty

“I feel now that I’m better prepared to support someone in need” - Staff

“The training is essential to all employees on this campus” - Staff

“I want all members of this community to feel welcome and valuable” - Staff