We endorse International Pronouns Day, which seeks to make respecting, sharing, and educating about personal pronouns commonplace. Referring to people by the pronouns they determine for themselves is basic to human dignity. Being referred to by the wrong pronouns particularly affects transgender and gender nonconforming people. Together, we can transform society to celebrate people’s multiple, intersecting identities.
Students explain why this matters: Why Gender Pronouns Matte
You can become more familiar with and practice pronouns at the following websites:
Consider adding your pronouns to your email signature, zoom name, and other places where you communicate with people. #PronounsDay
Here are a few things you could do to acknowledge and celebrate this day: