WKU faculty and professional staff members are invited to attend, "Stepping Toward a Trans-Inclusive Campus," facilitated by guest speaker Mr. Ryan Sallans. Mr. Ryan Sallans is a public speaker, diversity trainer, and consultant specializing in health care, campus inclusion, and workplace issues surrounding Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer/Questioning, Intersex, and Asexual community. This two-hour session will review basic terminology and concepts surrounding sexuality and gender, and address barriers on campus affecting trans-identified students. This session is designed to help professional staff members develop action steps and plans for fostering an open, accepting and accommodating campus culture toward transgender-identified students. To learn more about Ryan's, visit www.ryansallans.com.
ATP is an orientation program required for all freshman and transfer students planning to register for classes on the Main or South Campus. ATP helps you become more familiar with Western Kentucky University and provides an opportunity to meet with an academic advisor from your chosen major in a small group setting. You will also register for classes and receive a copy of your class schedule.