steve-johnson-1236782-unsplashLanguage is fluid, always changing and culturally-specific. As such, the meaning and uses of words change from place to place, and across time and place. Learn more about positive space terminology and ensure you have awareness to engage with others with respect.  Check out The University of British Columbia’s awesome Positive Space Language terminology guide to adapt your language to make the Alberta University of the Arts a safer space!

Find it at equity.ubc.ca/positive-space/positive-space-language/

Launched in 2002, the Positive Space campaign is a campus-wide initiative intended to raise awareness and visibility of lesbian, gay, bisexual, two-spirit, trans and queer students, staff, faculty, alumni and allies at UBC.