After having a temporary location in yakʔitʸutʸu to help freshman students acclimate to college life, Cal Poly’s Pride Center has made a full shift to operate primarily from the University Union (UU). During fall quarter it operated from two locations: the UU in Room 209 and the elewexe commons in the yakʔitʸutʸu dorms. Pride Center […]
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New MultiCultural Center opens in University Union
The MultiCultural Center (MCC) unofficially opened Feb. 13 in their new location downstairs in the Julian A. McPhee University Union (UU).
The Butterfly Project: Dismantling discrimination against the LGBTQ community
The Butterfly Project featured Jessica Lynn’s story as part of a bigger conversation to actively dismantle transphobia in everyday life.
Pride Center without lead coordinator for more than a year
Although leadership is actively looking to fill the position, some students are feeling neglected.
Pride Month encompasses a celebration for each unique identity
Cal Poly’s LGBTQIAP+ community celebrates their most significant and impactful event: during the month of April: Pride Month. The Pride Center was created to support and advocate for the unique academic and social needs of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer or questioning, intersex, asexual and pansexual (LGBTQIAP+) students to promote personal growth and success, according […]
Student models embody diversity at the Cross Cultural Center’s Fashion Show
The show’s theme, I Am Here, allowed students from diverse backgrounds to assert their presence on campus.
Pride Center receives $10,000 donation
The money will be used to help homeless or low income students who need financial support.
What’s coming up this Pride Month
PRIDE will celebrate the LGBTQ community on campus, and provide students with a place to feel they belong.
‘Sins Invalid’ and the validity of intersectionality
The stories of the night were woven into a giant shiny, bright and proud tapestry.
Taking pride in being yourself at Trans Fashion Show
“If I had to sum it up in two words, it’s about education and empowerment.”
Trans Fashion Show to empower and educate
“The fashion show helps normalize what it means to be transgender.”