Pride Week

Pride Week
Apr 8 2019 - 8:30am Apr 13 2019 - 12:00am
Location: 
Various

Pride Week 2019 promotional image

Pride Week is a partnership between the LGBTQ Center, student organizations and University departments across campus that focus on inclusivity and/or advocacy related to gender and sexual diversity. Together we put on social and educational events to build community for LGBTIQA+ and allied campus communities.

 

Monday April 8th

 

T-shirt Tie Dying 4:00pm - 6:00pm in SASB Courtyard (Rain Location: SASB North Upendo)

Meet us at SASB to tie-dye a Pride Week t-shirt!

Hosted by the LGBTQ Center

 

 

Queer Trivia 7pm-10pm at Linda's Bar and Grill

Queers take over the Linda's Downbar (again)! Join us for a night of Queer Trivia, in which ALL the questions have to do with queer history, queer pop culture, queer celebrities, etc.
Come with your own trivia team or be paired with a group of new friends. All ages are welcome.
Doors open at 7 and trivia starts at 8.The winning team receives a $25 Linda's gift certificate!

Hosted by SAGA

 

Tuesday April 9th

 

Interfaith Prayer 12pm-2pm in The Gift Plaza

This interfaith prayer event will be led by a variety of faith leaders from the Triangle area. It will be a space for LGBTQ+ people of all faith traditions to pray, in whatever form is appropriate for them, for resilience, justice, safety, and acceptance for the LGBTQ+ community.

Hosted by QPOF

 

Pizza and a Movie: The Imitation Game 5:30-8:30pm in Sitterson Hall room 014

Enjoy a free pizza dinner followed by a screening of "The Imitation Game." The film stars Benedict Cumberbatch as Alan Turing, a gay British intelligence officer who helped break the Nazi enigma code during WWII.

Hosted by oSTEM and queer_hack

 

Wednesday April 10th

 

Short Films and Snacks: Visualizing LGBTQ Identity in the EU 5:30pm-7pm in Fedex Global Center Room 1005 

This mini film festival will feature several short films (screened in their native language but with English subtitles) visualizing LGBTQ identity in the EU, from various member states’ perspectives.

Hosted by SAGA, European Studies, and the LGBTQ Center

 

Make Your Own Custom Buttons! 7pm-8pm in Cobb Game Room

Come join Pride Place and BeAM Makerspace to make your own buttons in an LGBTQ+ inclusive space!

Hosted by Pride Place

 

Queer Karaoke 9pm-11pm at Local 506

Come out to Local 506 for a night of queer karaoke! UNC SAGA will be hosting this event as part of UNC's Pride Week - but everyone is free to come! There will be no cover charge and the event is open to everyone 18+. Pick your favorite song from Karafun's catalog and sing your heart out! This event will run from 9pm until 1am, with doors opening at 8pm. https://www.karafun.com/karaoke-song-list.html

Hosted by SAGA

 

Thursday April 11th

 

Queer Perspectives Series 4pm-5pm in Genome Science Building Room 1377,

STEM Pride welcomes Dr. Seth Sullivant, Professor of Mathematics at NCSU, to speak to students, faculty, and staff about his experiences as an openly-queer identified individual in a STEM Field. Free hors d'oeurves to follow!

Hosted by STEM Pride of the Triangle

 

Pride Mixer for Grad/Prof Students 6pm-8pm at Top of the Hill Back Bar

Come celebrate Pride Week with other LGBTQIA+ graduate and professional students! QGAPS is partnering with other LGBTIQA+ affiliated graduate and professional student organizations to bring together students from across campus to build community both within and outside of their own school, department, or program. We'll be getting together at TOPO Back Bar from 6-8 PM on Thursday, April 11th to enjoy some free appetizers and take advantage of the fantastic specials TOPO offers for graduate and professional students!

Hosted by The Graduate School Diversity and Student Success, the LGBTQ Center, School of Medicine QSA, Kenan-Flagler Pride Club, Lambda Legal Students Association, and STEM Pride of the Triangle

 

Free Screening: Pose 5-7pm in Cobb Movie Room

Ryan Murphy’s newest FX series Pose – which premiered on June 3rd–is a musical drama set in the ’80s ballroom underground subculture of Harlem. Pose stars a cast of trans women of color–faces rarely seen on television. In fact, the show boasts the largest cast of transgender actors in television history. Join UNC QTPOC (Queer and Trans People of Color) and Campus Y for a free screening tonight from 5-7pm in Cobb Movie Room!

Hosted by Campus Y and UNC QTPOC

 

Friday April 12th

 

Pride Field Day in the Quad - moved to Tuesday, April 16, 2019 from 12 PM – 2 PM

Join CAGE for an afternoon of classic field day games, free food, music and much more!! 

Hosted by CAGE

 

Queer Prom: "Enchanted Forest" 7pm-10pm in SASB North Upendo and Courtyard

The grand finale of Pride Week 2019! A night of food, dancing, or lingering awkwardly near the walls. There will be music! Pictures! People dressed to impress (spoiler: it's you dressing to impress! We all will, in fact, and we will look fantastic)! Queer Prom is a free and open event-no tickets or advanced registration required. This year, our theme is enchanted forest. Dressing on theme is encouraged!
Is there a certain song you'd like to hear at Queer Prom? Let us know at https://goo.gl/forms/7jneiNyqAo4Y1i0i2

Hosted by SAGA and the LGBTQ Center