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We are recruiting for another exciting vacancy at the Equality & Inclusion Unit. Find more info on our one year Equality and Inclusion Co-ordinator role here: https://equality.leeds.ac.uk/useful/current-vacancies/
We’re pleased to confirm that, following some helpful feedback from members of staff, we’ve been able to engage an additional speaker for our International Day of LGBT+ People in STEM 2019 event. Amanda Langley, of the Faculty of Medicine and Health, will be providing a talk on her own personal experiences of being LGBT+ within…
A message from the co-chairs of the Women at Leeds Network: At the 2019 AGM, attendees were asked for their ideas about the main themes and priorities that W@LN should take up in 2019-20; any ideas for network events; and thoughts about how to make the Network more effective. Here are the suggestions, along with…
We’re pleased to announce a new LGBT+ Role Model! Dr Bridgette Bewick of the School of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine & Health has joined the LGBT Role Models and Allies Initiative, which strives to represent the diverse community of staff and students at the University of Leeds. Read more about her experiences and her advice…
We are seeking an Equality and Inclusion Officer to join the Equality & Inclusion Unit team. You will provide high quality specialist advice focused on the areas of LGBT and/or Disability, and support the development of policy and guidance to contribute to mainstreaming and embedding equality and inclusion throughout the University. More information and a…
We’re pleased to confirm the University will be flying the LGBT+ rainbow flag on the Parkinson Building on the 5 July 2019 to mark the second annual International Day of LGBT+ People in STEM 2019. In the evening we will also be lighting up the Laidlaw Library, the multi-storey car park, and the Parkinson Building with…
The LGBT+ Network has provided these colourful email signature banners which are available to download and use on your University email account, if you would like to show your support for the Network, identify as a member or as an LGBT+ ally. You can download the whole set from the .zip file provided below.  
Would you be interested in helping to shape and organise any of the activities of the Women at Leeds Network next year? Do you have skills and ideas that you think would benefit the network? Would you enjoy working with a team from across the University to advance gender equality at the University? The Women…