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Attendees of the Second Chance Prom, West Haven, Oct. 5, 2023.

PRIDE’s Second Chance Prom provides a “Starry Night”

Presley DePugh, Arts & Life Editor October 9, 2023

"Starry Night” is a notably popular prom theme, used in high schools across the country. This theme laid the groundwork in constructing the aesthetic of PRIDE’s Second Chance Prom held in the German...

LGBTQIA+ flag in front of Marvin K. Peterson Library, West Haven, Oct. 2, 2023.

Sun shines down on LGBTQIA+ history month flag raising

Presley DePugh, Arts & Life Editor October 9, 2023

The Myatt Center for Diversity and Inclusion hosted the LGBTQIA+ flag raising in front of the Marvin K. Peterson Library. Sam Ortiz, the Myatt Center director, introduced everyone to the event before bringing...

Honey Nefertitty Topaz, West Haven, April 20, 2023.

Mx. Pride Extravaganza brought the Charger Gymnasium to life

Presley DePugh, Arts & Life Editor April 25, 2023

The Charger Gymnasium is typically reserved for winter sports such as basketball, volleyball and many more. The room was transformed into a fabulous space, with lights dimmed save for purple lighting to...

Members of university community celebrate flag raising, Oct. 1, West Haven

LGBT History Month honored with calls to action

Isabelle Hajek, Opinions Editor October 12, 2021

On Oct. 1, the start of LGBT History month was marked with PRIDE’s annual Progressive Pride flag-raising ceremony in partnership with the Myatt Center for Diversity and Inclusion at the Kayo Field flag...

Surprise! It’s still Hispanic Heritage Month

Surprise! It’s still Hispanic Heritage Month

Amanda M. Castro, Managing Editor October 12, 2021

Every year, starting on Sept. 15, National Hispanic Heritage Month (HHM) honors Latines and Hispanics in the U.S. for our culture and history. Congress established Hispanic Heritage Week in 1968, which...

Students walk across the newly installed Pride crosswalk outside of Maxcy Hall

University unveils new rainbow road

Elisa D'Egidio, Student Life September 7, 2021

On Aug. 11, the Undergraduate Student Government Association (USGA) announced the installment of rainbow crosswalks outside of Maxcy Hall via Instagram. According to the announcement, USGA President...

Upper right: Pictured are left to right, Dylan Kohere, Lily Lauzon, Jackson Powers
Bottom right: Pictured, Dean Ric Baker

Celebrating National Coming Out Day: The University Raises the Pride Flag

Isabelle Hajek, Contributing Writer October 13, 2020

On Monday, Oct. 12, the Office of Residential Life (ORL), partnered with PRIDE and SPECTRA, to host their annual Pride Flag raising ceremony on the Bergami Patio in recognition of National Coming Out Day,...

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LGBTQ+ students speak about campus experience; Lorenzo Boyd describes plans to improve

Kayla Mutchler and Amanda M. Castro August 31, 2020

Campus-related events that occurred over the summer have led students and on-campus organizations to speak out about what they describe as offensive treatment of the LGBTQ+ community. With the hire of...

National Coming Out Day Celebrated on Campus

National Coming Out Day Celebrated on Campus

Amanda M. Castro, Contributing Writer October 24, 2019

National Coming Out Day (NCOD) is every year on Oct. 11, and the University of New Haven’s Office of Residential Life, with the help of the student organizations PRIDE (People Rejoicing In Diversity...

Stephanie’s Child brought their guitarist back out to perform  a cover of Fleetwood Mac’s “Landslide” near the end of the show

Drag Show Raises Money for New Haven Pride

Anna Downs, Arts and Entertainment Editor April 24, 2019

Stephanie's Child, New York City's premier pop-vocal drag group, came to the German Club on Apr. 13. The group was on campus to raise money for the New Haven Pride Center, sponsored by the Music Industry...

Ariana Grande Receives Backlash Over Manchester Pride Headline Announcement

Ariana Grande Receives Backlash Over Manchester Pride Headline Announcement

Zenobia Johnson, Contributing Writer March 13, 2019

With the announcement of Manchester Pride’s annual festival being headlined by pop phenomenon Ariana Grande, many members of the LGBTQ+ community are critical about the fact that the singer is a straight...

University Hosts Pride Bash

University Hosts Pride Bash

Nicole Manall, Staff Writer October 19, 2018

PRIDE celebrated its 10 year anniversary on the University of New Haven campus Friday, Oct. 12 in the Bixler/ Gerber quad. Special guests came, including the student bands Cool Cool Okay Cool, and Crystal...

Pride Hosts Annual MISSter UNH

Pride Hosts Annual MISSter UNH

Lauren Cohen, Staff Writer May 1, 2018

Mark Garner took home the title of MISSter UNH as P.R.I.D.E. hosted its eleventh annual drag show on Thursday, April 26. Every seat was filled to capacity as four participants - Luca Mochi as Lula Lioness,...

Pride Hosts Ally Week

Justin Cella, Staff Writer October 17, 2017

Ally Week is a week of events held by PRIDE to help celebrate the LGBTQ+ community, and educate others on how to be a good ally. On Wednesday, Oct. 11, the club celebrated National Coming Out Day. This...

Pride Hosts Misster UNH

Pride Hosts Misster UNH

Karina Krul, Student Life Section Editor May 2, 2017

Thursday (April 27) night Pride brought entertainment to Bucknall Theater as eight contestants impressed the crowd in a drag fashion show. MISSter UNH is an annual event for Pride, and it has been growing...

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