PRIDE Week 2013 Schedule of Events

September 29 – October 10

Pride Week Display Honoring Bayard Rustin, Organizer of the March on Washington

Ekstrom Library, Browsing Collection, 1st floor, East Side

Sponsored by University Libraries



September 29, Sunday

Pride Week Worship Service

12:30 PM, Open Doors Community Fellowship

3938 Southern Parkway(less than one mile from UofL’s Belknap campus)

Community Empowerment Center (CEC) is honored to again host the UofL Pride Week worship service at Open Doors Community Fellowship, 3938 Southern Parkway (less than one mile from the UofL main campus).They will begin with a Welcome Fellowship reception at 12:30, followed by a one-hour worship service.

Presented by Community Empowerment Center (CEC)



September 30, Monday

Pride Week Cookout – Belknap Campus

12 Noon – 2:00 PM, Red Barn & West Plaza

•Flag Raising Ceremony – Rustin Community

•Resource Fair

•Magnolia Photo Booth, Co

•Free Food & T-Shirts


SAB Presents: Harlan Cohen, author of The Naked Roommate

7:00 PM, Student Activities Center, Multi-Purpose Room

Harlan Cohen speaks on the challenges that students face in college and offers advice on how to handle them.



October 1, Tuesday

Pride Week Cookout - Health Sciences Center

11:30 AM - 1:00 PM, HSC Courtyard

•Resource Fair

•Magnolia Photo Booth, Co

•Free Food & T-Shirts

Co-sponsored by UofL Women’s Center


Acting Out in Louisville: Networking Fair

7:00 pm, Shumaker 139

Come out to learn about what's being done to improve our communities and to find out how you can get involved! We're inviting representatives from several active organizations so that they can share their agendas/missions and you can make some contacts for if you decide to pitch in. This is also an opportunity to learn a bit about how to create change.

Presented by ActOut




October 2, Wednesday

Affirming Interfaith Service & Lunch

11:30 AM -12:45 PM, UofL Interfaith Center

FREE lunch following the service

Co-sponsored by the Episcopal Campus Ministry


Prevention vs. Prosecution: HIV is Not a Crime

5:30 PM – Reception and Presentation

Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness

400 E Gray Street, 40202

Featuring Sean Strub, Executive Director and Robert Suttle, Assistant Director, The Sero Project

Sponsored by Brandeis School of Law & School of Public Health and Information Sciences



October 3, Thursday

Pride Keynote Address: Janet Mock!

7:00 PM, Student Activities Center, Multipurpose Room


Come OUT and let your colors show at the Pride Week Finale Party!

9:00 PM – Midnight, Red Barn

Admission: University ID (Any current University ID will be accepted)

Sponsored by Student Activities Board



October 4, Friday

Intersections of Identity:Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Ethnicity and Geographic Region

12:30 pm, Cultural Center MPR

Brown Bag Lunch & Discussion

Presented by Dr. Emma Sterrett of the Kent School of Social Work; Anne Braden Institute for Social Justice Research; Cultural Center and Trans*Lab