ampus Pride has the tools and resources you need to organize and manage programs on campus
Spring time marks the launch of Pride festivals and national celebratory gatherings happening across the United States honoring LGBT culture and inclusion. College campuses are following suit by planning and supporting Pride Weeks on campus. Campus Pride can help your student organization plan the ideal events for your LGBT and ally community.
This April is Campus Pride Month. We are hosting events and encouraging college campuses to participate by utilizing our resources and Speakers Bureau to amplify your Pride Week, LGBT events and plan ahead for your LGBT programming 2014-15.
Students can participate in Campus Pride Month through a variety of ways:
Learn about Campus Pride resources
Book a speaker through the Campus Pride Speakers Bureau
The new Campus Pride Speakers Bureau provides access to LGBT and ally speakers who specialize in LGBT issues such as Bias and Hate Crime Prevention, Bisexuality Awareness, Athletic Inclusion as well as singer/songwriters and entertainers. Book your speaker now!
Plan an awareness event
Use Campus Pride tools and resources to organize students on your campus by creating events that bring awareness to LGBT issues. Use the Speakers Bureau and our leadership tools on the Campus Pride website to brainstorm and take action!
Join the digital conversation
During the month of April use the hashtag #leadwithpride to join in the conversations on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram. Post photos of your Pride Week and events, share what your campus is doing for Campus Pride Month and learn more about how Campus Pride can support your LGBT student needs.
Plan to attend Campus Pride Events
April 7: Google+ Hangout – “LGBTQ Campus Organizing & Resources”
Featuring Campus Pride LGBTQ student leaders
Hosted by: Rebby Kern, Programs Manager with Campus Pride
Hang out with LGBTQ college student leaders and hear firsthand what they are doing during Campus Pride Month as well as throughout the year to create positive LGBTQ change. Identify how you can best achieve success in your campus organizing, how to use your student voice to create action and how to overcome any barriers along the way. Campus Pride will also share free valuable resources online to help with your campus organizing.
April 10: National Youth HIV AIDS Awareness Day #NYHAAD
National Youth HIV & AIDS Awareness Day is a day to educate the public about the impact of HIV and AIDS on young people as well as highlight the amazing work young people are doing across the country to fight the HIV & AIDS epidemic.
April 11-13: Campus Pride Out & Greek Conference
in parternship with AFLV West in San Diego, CA
The Out and Greek LGBT & Ally Conference is the only conference of its kind for LGBT and ally fraternity and sorority leaders to share, network and learn strategies to create safer, more LGBT inclusive fraternity and sorority communities.
Now you can:
- Learn how to become an effective straight ally
- Share your story of coming out and being Greek
- Network with other LGBT and ally fraternity and sorority leaders
- Learn strategies for your organization and community to be safer and more LGBT friendly
Campus Pride is the leading national educational organization for LGBTQ and ally college students and campus groups building future leaders and safer, more LGBTQ-friendly colleges and universities. The organization provides resources and services to thousands of college students and nearly 1400 campuses annually. Learn more online at CampusPride.org.