To provide visionary leadership, education and advocacy necessary to cultivate an equitable, inclusive and supportive climate for the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh community members of all sexual identities.
More specifically, the Council will meet four community needs:
- Educate the University community members about challenges and issues faced by LGBTQ faculty, staff and students;
- Affirm the lives, experiences, and presence of LGBTQ faculty, staff and students at the University;
- Advocate to ensure an environment of safety, equity and respect for individuals of all sexual and gender identities; and
- Evaluate the UW Oshkosh members’ efforts toward these ends including an assessment of the effectiveness, impact and outcomes of the LGBTQ Education & Advocacy Council.