Pride Center

The Pride Center Offers Virtual Resources for LGBTQIA+ Matadors

August 13, 2020

The Pride Center of the University Student Union offers all LGBTQIA+ Matadors the chance to connect with your community and enjoy engaging events virtually. Check them out!

Pride Center
Available by phone 
Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
(818) 677-4355
Meetings can be scheduled via Zoom — Contact Us!

Sarina Loeb
Manager, Pride Center

Virtual Pride Center
3 – 5 p.m.
Via Zoom (Meeting ID 316-032-342)

Every weekday you’re invited to visit with the Virtual Pride Center on Zoom to talk with friends, get your questions answered and spend some time with us while still practicing social distancing. It’s the best way to keep in touch with the Pride Center of the University Student Union and get the updates about issues that affect you. Whether you want to see a familiar face, have lunch with a group, or ask a question about available resources, we’re here for you at the Virtual Pride Center — so please join the conversation on Zoom.

Visit the Virtual Pride Center.

Virtual T-Time
7 – 8:30 p.m.
Via Zoom

Experience support, guidance and a network of peers to help you navigate living as trans* or outside the gender binary at Virtual T-Time, hosted everyday Wednesday on Zoom. Take advantage of this welcoming space where you can feel free to discuss living with in-tersecting identities with individuals who can relate. Whether you’re transgender, gender questioning, genderqueer or believe you fit outside of the gender binary, you are invited to explore and embrace who you truly are. RSVP now and join us for Virtual T-Time on Zoom

GAYme Night 
6 – 7:30 p.m.
Via Zoom (Meeting ID: 964-7225-0312)

Looking to have some fun with your fellow CSUN GAYmers? Come join the Pride Center of the University Student Union for our weekly virtual GAYme Night all throughout Fall se-mester to bask in glory that lives within the CSUN LGBTQIA+ community! Show up weekly on Zoom every Thursday to show the Pride Center your competitive side during GAYme Night. We can’t wait to have a gay ol’ time with you!

How to:
Mondays (Aug. 24 – Dec. 7)
5 – 6 p.m.
Via Pride Center Instagram Live

Looking for something to do while you’re in self-quarantine? The Pride Center has you covered! Check out our IG Live every Monday for tutorials on a variety of interesting, fun and relevant topics during How to:! Whether you want to take up art, cooking or self-care, you can learn something with How to: on the Pride Center’s IG live every Monday! 

Check it Out!
Wednesdays (Aug. 26 – Dec. 9)
3 – 4 p.m.
Via Pride Center Instagram Live

Join the Pride Center for an informative afternoon on our IG Live for Check it Out! Learn about a variety of different resources curated for our community, by our community, and engage with impactful LGBTQIA+ organizations on and off campus. Visit our IG Live every Wednesday and check out what we have just for you! 

Generation Pride
Thursday, Aug. 27
5 – 6 p.m.
Via Zoom (Meeting ID:  955-4447-3784)

Let’s scrap the labels CSUN! Your Pride Center of the University Student Union invites in-coming Gen Z, Millennials, Gen X, and Boomer students to all come together and join Generation Pride.

We want you to attend this Zoom gathering to learn about all of the LGBTQIA+ resources and organizations that are available to you on and around the CSUN campus and experience how your USU loves you! Plus, you’ll get your shot at winning the Generation Pride Challenge! Register now and join us on Zoom!

OUT on Stage
Fridays (Monthly)
Aug. 28 – Nov. 20
7 – 9 p.m.
Via Pride Center Instagram Live

LGBTQIA+ students and allies, you’re invited to the Pride Center’s virtual variety show, OUT On Stage! On select Fridays, you can tune in via Instagram Live to enjoy live performances from talented queer artists and connect virtually with fellow LGBTQIA+ folx. Just because we can’t see each other in person, doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate talent together! Join us at OUT On Stage to spread the support and celebrate our queer talent with the Pride Center. 

The Lavender Takeover
Fridays (Sept. 4 – Nov. 20)
5 – 7 p.m.
Via Zoom (Meeting ID: 997-8612-4304)

Take a step back from the complexities of white heteronormative society and express some gratitude for your queerness and melanin during The Lavender Takeover. Enter this vibrant weekly space for learning, healing, embracing and igniting the intersectional activ-ism needed to give future LGBTQIA+ people of color a beautifully violet world that is proudly violence-free.

Bi, Pan, Poly Power
Wednesday, Sept. 23
5 – 7 p.m.
Via Zoom (Meeting ID: 936-2129-5592)

Calling all lovers! Come celebrate Bisexual Visibility Day with the Pride Center at our Bi, Pan, Poly Power virtual workshop! Hear the voices and experiences of bisexual, pansexual and polysexual individuals to increase your recognition and understanding of these communities. Show-off your heart and come help us share what the LGBTQIA+ and our allies are all about! Always remember Matadors, you’re valid just by being you!

An AROdynamic spACE
Wednesday, Oct. 28
5 – 7 p.m.
Via Zoom (Meeting ID: 985-7018-3498)

The Pride Center invites you to join an inclusive virtual environment dedicated to Asexual and Aromantic Matadors during An AROdynamic spACE! We’re amplifying Asexual and Aromantic voices with an inclusive panel discussion where you can learn more more about the community. Blast off into our AROdynamic spACE and expand your understanding of your peers!

Trans* Empowerment Week — More Details to Come!
Monday, Nov. 11 – Friday, Nov. 20
Via Zoom & Instagram Live

Transcend beyond LGB and come empower CSUN’s transgender community during our virtual Trans* Empowerment Week. Join us on Zoom and IG Live to recognize and raise the visibility of transgender, gender-queer and gender non-conforming individuals while we explore vital resources to help uplift the community. Keep an eye out for more information on our webpage and get ready to celebrate CSUN’s transgender community during Trans* Empowerment Week!