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LGBTQIA Resources: Campus FAQ

Residential life

BRIDGE (Building Relationships and Integrating Diverse Growth Experiences)
The BRIDGE works in a building Community to facilitate diversity education and promote an enriching environment by providing programming and resources for students and staff that will stimulate an active interest in other cultures.  The BRIDGE is responsible as a team with the building staff to pursue the mission of Residential Life and the International Involvement Center:
Safety - Creating communities free of bias, assumptions, and discrimination. 
Respect - Demonstrating behaviors of kindness and compassion towards yourself and others.
Growth - Challenging each other to learn and understand themselves and others.

Preferred name

Preferred Name Procedures
Northwest Missouri State University recognizes the need of campus community members to identify themselves by a name different than their legal name. Therefore, it is the policy of Northwest Missouri State University that any student, staff or faculty member may choose to identify, within the university community, with a preferred first name that differs from their legal name.

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