UNCG Pride Month 2020

Download a copy of the 2020 UNCG Pride Month Calendar, here!

All of our Pride Month events and details are listed below. 

With new restrictions around Campus Operations due to COVID-19, we are offering ongoing virtual opportunities to engage with Pride Month Programming. 


LGBTQ+Lunch and Learn: Campus Climate for Queer Students

Facilitated by George Still, UNCG Student Affairs

Tuesday, April 14th, 12:30-1:30pm EST | Zoom

In Spring 2019, The iBelong Project was launced to understand the student experiences at UNCG., utilizing the Culturally Engaging Campus Environments (CECE) survey developed by the National Institute for Transformation and Equity. In this workshop, we will dissect some of this data, particularly considering implications for queer-identified students.


Michael Alroy: Transgender in Israel

Thursday, March 26th, 3-4pm EST | Register and access the webinar using the link above

“Life begins where fear ends” was Michael’s motto when he made the bold decision to have a sex change operation at the age of 21. This was an irreversible decision, which finally allowed him to be and look, the way he felt. Join us as Michael Alroy shares the account of his touching and fascinating life story, and awaken the potential to fearlessly make changes to your life.


Queer Film Series

Avoid the fees, and still get the full UNCG Pride Month 2020 Queer Film Series experience. Kanopy is an online streaming service made free through our University Libraries.

Click here to access our UNCG Pride Month 2020 Queer Film Series playlist!

Our online Queer Film Series offers the following 9 films, proudly celebrating intersectional aspects of queer life, love, and liberation.

  1. Disobedience
  2. Bad Hair
  3. Moonlight
  4. The Watermelon Woman
  5. The Miseducation of Cameron Post
  6. Out in the Night
  7. The Sons of Tennessee Williams
  8. Gender Trouble
  9. The Year We Thought About Love

Queering Campus History: The LGBTQ+ History of UNC Greensboro

Available anytime

Spend an hour with Stacey Krim, University Archivist at UNC Greensboro, as she takes you through the rich queer history of our campus and community.

Access the video presentation here:

Queering Campus History: The LGBTQ+ History of UNC Greensboro

For more information and questions for reflection, click here!


UNCG Pride Month: LGBTQ+ History Panel Discussion

Available anytime

In celebration of UNC Greensboro’s PRIDE Month in April of 2017, the University Libraries and the Office of Intercultural Engagement sponsored a panel of volunteers, featuring current students, alumni, and faculty who identify as LGBTQ+. The perspective of the LGBTQ+ history of UNCG based upon these panelists spans from the 1970s until present, elaborating upon the gap-filled evidence represented in the university’s historical record.

Access the video presentation here:

UNCG Pride Month: LGBT History Panel Discussion

For more information and questions for reflection, click here!


PRIDE! of the Community: Documenting LGBTQ+ History in the Triad 

Available anytime

PRIDE! Of the Community: Documenting LGBTQ History in the Triad is the first large-scale initiative to document the LGBTQ+ history of the Triad (Greensboro, Winston-Salem, and High Point) area of North Carolina. This is a National Endowment of the Humanities funded project in partnership with Guilford Green intended to preserve and make accessible the history of the LGBTQ+ community of the Piedmont Triad of North Carolina. On the project website, you can find a variety of archived items, including: photographic, letters, documents, scrapbooks, and fliers.

For more information, an assignment, and questions for reflection, click here!


Through a Queer Lens: Reflection in Bias, Privilege, and Social Norms

Available anytime

Through the use of Project Implicita non-profit organization and collaboration between researchers interested in implicit social cognition, this activity is meant to help you think critically about bias, privilege, and social norms through a LGBTQ+ lens. 

For more information, an assignment, and questions for reflection, click here!


Privilege for Sale

Available anytime

This interactive activity creates space and opportunity for participants to practice empathy and understanding through an exploration of privileges that relate to queer identities and communities. 

For more information, an assignment, and questions for reflection, click here!


First Impressions of Gender Diverse Identities

This activity helps participants begin to reflect on their experiences and socialization around transgender identity and people. Answer the questions as honestly as possible, trying to think about specific ways in which you learned about LGBTQ+ and gender diverse identities and communities.

For more information on this activity, and questions for reflection, click here!