Program Updates in Response to COVID-19

Program Updates in Response to COVID-19

In accordance with the University administration's guidance released on Wednesday, March 11th, most LGBTQ Center-organized Pride Week events and a number of other programs scheduled have been canceled.

Our co-sponsors may use their discretion to hold events they have planned for Pride Week. Please see the event list at go.unc.edu/PrideWeek and contact the sponsors noted for any individual event you are interested in attending.

Most of our March programming is canceled. See exceptions below under "Tentative Events." We are currently planning for April and May programs while waiting for additional guidance from the University. We will be provide updates as we learn more.

 

Center Hours

Please note that the LGBTQ Center will remain open to visitors during normal business hours as long as campus remains "open and operational."

Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 5:00pm

 

Canceled Events

Pride Week

  • Pride at Carolina Info Fair
  • Pride Week Tie-Dye Kickoff
  • Opening Reception of Black Feminist Breathing Collages
  • Black Queerstory
  • Graduate and Professional Student Mixer
  • Queer Prom
  • CPAN Inaugural Spring Reunion and Speaker Series

Safe Zone Trainings

  • UNC Health Care Safe Zone (March 16)
  • Standard Safe Zone (March 19)
  • UNC Health Care Safe Zone (March 24)
  • Safe Zone Trans and Nonbinary Continuing Education (March 30)

Weekly and Monthly Programs

  • Center After Dark (March 18)
  • Gender Violence Services Coordinator Drop-In Hours (3/19)*
  • LGBTIQA+ Speaker Series (March 26)
  • QGAPS and QGAPS+QTPOC Socials (April 3 and 9)

*GVSCs can be reached via phone and secure video; contact them at gvsc@unc.edu.

Annual Programs

  • Transgender Day of Visibility (March 31)

 

Tentative Events

We are currently planning for the following programs while waiting for additional guidance from the University. We will be provide updates as we learn more.

Safe Zone Trainings

  • Standard Safe Zone (April 3)
  • Health Care Safe Zone (April 14)
  • Safe Zone for ODI Student Ambassadors (April 17)
  • Health Care Safe Zone for UNC Volunteer Doulas (April 20)
  • Health Care Safe Zone for Med Student Pride Alliance  (April 27)
  • Health Care Safe Zone for Gillings (April 29)
  • Health Care Safe Zone (May 5)
  • Standard Safe Zone (May 26)

Weekly and Monthly Programs

  • Center After Dark (March 25, April 1, 8, 15, 22, and 29)
  • Faculty/Staff Brunch (March 26)
  • Faculty/Staff Monthly Mixer (April 29)
  • LGBTIQA+ Speaker Series (March 26)
  • Trans Talk Tuesday (continuing regular schedule)

Annual Programs

  • Pansexual Pride and Visibility (April 9)
  • Lesbian Pride and Visibility (April 21)
  • Lavender Graduation (May 3)*

*If you are planning to participate in Lavender Graduation, please go ahead and register here so that we can update you directly.