The Angelina Pedroso Center offers workshops aimed to enhance self-awareness, community engagement and social consciousness at Northeastern Illinois University.

Workshop Descriptions

Angelina Pedroso Center 101

This is a 15-minute overview of the Angelina Pedroso Center's history, services and programs.

LGBTQ+ 101

This workshop is an opportunity to learn more about the LGBTQ+ identities. Through a reflective activity, participants will recognize ways to support the LGBTQ+ community on and off campus.

Power, Privilege and Oppression

This workshop examines how power, privilege, and oppression operate in our society and their impact on historically marginalized groups. 

Intercultural Communications 101 

This workshop examines how our cultural background impacts our interaction with others.  

Self-Identity Workshop 

Participants will reflect on social identities and how they shape our lived experiences.

Customized Workshop

Want to learn more about a topic not listed? Does a combination of our standard workshops better address the needs of your group? Great! This option is for you. Please indicate ‘customized workshop’ on our request form and provide a brief description of what you are looking to achieve. We will be in touch with you to discuss the most appropriate training and workshop for your group.

Workshop Request

All of our workshops require at least two weeks of advance notice and should have at least eight attendees. You and your organization are responsible for providing any required presentation equipment and technology on site. If you cannot provide the equipment, please let us know.

Our workshops are approximately 60-90 minutes long and are good for classrooms, student employee meetings, and student organizations. 

When your request is received, we will contact you via phone or email to coordinate and confirm the details of your workshop. Your request is not confirmed until you are contacted by one of the Center's staff members.

To request a workshop, please fill out the Workshop Request Form.