February Hang-out

It’s the start of a new year, the pandemic is not yet endemic and things seem be more confusing than ever in some ways. This month we look at three ways to be a better ally in the workplace and talk about Intent vs Impact.

November Hang-out

This month we looked at transgender allyship. With Transgender Awareness Week and Transgender Day of Remembrance coming up, it is a good opportunity to think about how we can be good allies and help raise awareness about the issues that members of this community face.


What would make the Uni a safer and more welcoming space for LGBTQI+ students? I recently attended a WATTLE and UOW Ally Network hosted ‘Connect and Create’ event which was entitled LGBTQI+ Inclusion at UOW. About 15 staff and students had the pleasure of hearing insights from three panel members about what they think would […]


October Hang-out

The first online hang-out/facilitated discussion session of the SMAH EDI Ally Network! This month we talked about invisible illness/disability – how it impacts those that live with it, what it means in the workplace for everyone (staff & students), and what barriers exist around discussion, disclosure and opportunity those affected.