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 […]
Central Coast holds various events in honor and celebration of Pride Week
Central Coast Pride will hold a multitude of both virtual and in-person events honoring the 25th Anniversary Pride Celebration in San Luis Obispo. Gala Pride and Diversity Center, a local nonprofit, and Cal Poly’s LGBTQ+ Campus Life have joined together to form Central Coast Pride. They share a mission that works to “support and empower […]
New Pride Crosswalk on Mustang Way
The Cal Poly Pride Center and Associated Students Inc. (ASI) painted a rainbow crosswalk on Mustang Way to recognize the LGBTQ+ community. “This is symbolizing a path to progress for where we are heading as a campus. Being more inclusive. Being more accessible. And being more equitable,” Lead Coordinator for Campus LGBTQ+ Initiatives Samuel Byrd […]
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 […]
Homecoming: Creating relationships and reconnecting
Homecoming is a weekend dedicated to alumni— it’s a time to reconnect to Cal Poly and celebrate the Mustang Spirit.
Pride Prom: A prom some never had
Cal Poly’s Pride Center is holding their annual Pride Prom.
Pride Prom: A celebration of identity
Pride Prom, on April 18, isn’t your average high school dance.
Pride Center to host Trans* Fashion Show
The Pride Center will host its Trans* Fashion Show on April 4.
SLO residents take 'pride' in their community
San Luis Obispo’s Gay and Lesbian Alliance (GALA) produces 15th annual Pride Festival and hosts Pride in the Plaza carnival in Mission Plaza downtown as a “gift back to the community.”