Dating resources center
From infants to the elderly, it affects people in all stages of life.Many more survive violence and suffer physical, mental, and or emotional health problems throughout the rest of their lives.As of June 2015 students can officially be recognized by their preferred name (name-in-use) at UWM!
It is very important to respect each person’s self-identification.Some of us have complex identities that may even be fluid and change over time. We all make choices about how to cut or not cut the hair on our head, the hair on our legs, what clothes to wear, whether or not and what type of make-up to wear, what body parts to accentuate or not, etc, etc.For instance, some of us see ourselves as female to male trans people who also identify as butch women and genderqueer and some days as drag queens. We all make hundreds of conscious decisions every day about how we are going to express our gender. Transgender people (very broadly conceived) are those of us whose gender identity and/or expression that does not or is perceived to not match stereotypical gender norms associated with our assigned gender at birth.The group is open to all who are interested in discussing societal issues that span sexuality, gender, and race as well as what strategies can be put in place to break down stereotypes and increase the visibility of marginalized groups!Check out more about the group in our "Programs and Services" tab above!