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Pride Week 2013

Come together for one of the biggest blocks of events every year! Pride Week 2013 is brought to you by Equality through Queers and Allies (EQuAl) and sponsored by the Center for Diversity and Social Justice as well as the Equity and Services Council.

Dyke Mark
Tuesday, May 28th
Rally at Noon in the SURC Pit
March at 1pm

Dyke marches are a way to acknowledge women within the Queer Community, increase lesbian visibility and often acknowledge and challenge the precedent that much of Pride events have focused mainly on the white mail experience.

Anyone can sign up to perform at the EQuAl table in the SURC or simply show up at the time of the rally in the pit to join in solidarity. Anyone and everyone is welcome to march with us! Grab a sign or flag and join the group!

"I Do" Film + Q&A w/Producer
Tuesday, May 28th
Starts at 6:30pm
SURC Theater

Stepping riht into the middle of marriage equality debate, "I Do" is the deeply affecting story about a man forced- by discrimination- to make an impossible choice. This film documents the discrimination faced by Queer immigrants coming to the U.S.

Block Party w/Local Businesses, Clubs & Offices
Ally Business, Clubs, Organizations, Sports Teams and Offices needed (RSVP to
Wednesday, May 29th
11:00am - 3:00pm
SURC West Patio

A festival-style block party with activities, campus clubs & organizations, and a wide array of companies & community organizations. Show up ready to have fun, get access to resources, and engage in the diveristy of our campus.

Kai Davis Spoken Word Performance
Wednesdasy, May 29th
Starts at 7:00pm
SURC Theater

Kai Davis is a successful spoken word artist from Philadelphia. Kai addresses a wide range of social justice issues, challenging all audiences to look at others' experiences from a raw perspective.

Amateur Drag Show
Contestants needed (RSVP to
Thursday, May 30th
SURC West Patio

The Amateur Drag Show is the chance for anyone who wants to try drag to put on their heels or facial hair and join the show! The winner gets to perform in the professional show that night.

Look for EQuAl's table in the SURC Monday through Friday to sign up! You do not have to compete; you are more than welcome to just perform for fun.

Professional Drag Show
Thursday, May 30th
Starts at 7:00pm
SURC Ballrooms

Come see our professional Drag Queens perform! Hosted by Jenuwine Beaute & Aquasha DeLusty. Be sure to get there early for good seats. EQuAl will be raffling tickets for 4 front row seats!

Queen Fling Dance
CWU EQuAl bracelet required for entry (may purchase for $2 in SURC during tabling hours or at the dance front doors)
Thursday, May 30th
Starts at 9:30pm
Prosody Events (4th & Pine)

An all-inclusive, all ages dance to celebrate CWU Pride! This dance provides a safe space for all students and community members to have fun and celebrate their Pride. It is also another excuse to see another Drag performance!

Lavender Graduation
Open to participation from graduating community members and allies (RSVP to, guests welcome
Friday, May 31st
Starts at 6:00pm
Mary Grupe Center

Lavender Graduation is a cultural celebration that recognizes LGBTQ students of all races and ethnicities and acknowledge achievements and contributions to our campus.

There is a sign-up sheet at the EQuAl table in the SURC if you would like to participate in the ceremony. All are invited to attend.

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