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UWinnipeg Pride and Two-Spirit Flag Raising 2018

UWinnipeg Pride and Two-Spirit Flag Raising 2018

Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party 2018 at King + Bannatyne

Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party 2018 at King + Bannatyne

UWinnipeg's 2018 Winnipeg Pride Parade float

UWinnipeg's 2018 Winnipeg Pride Parade float

UWinnipeg will celebrate Pride 2019 with 11 days of festivities that include a cocktail party, flag-raising ceremony, a lecture series, and the parade march itself. Find the entire listing of events for UWinnipeg Pride 2019 below.

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Thursday, May 23, 2019
Volunteer Information and Logistics
12:30 - 1:30 p.m.
Room 2M70, UWinnipeg

This orientation is for anyone who would like to volunteer during the UWinnipeg Pride festivities and the the Pride Parade (Sunday, June 2). We'll provide information on Pride activities at UWinnipeg, duties needing to be filled, volunteer coordination, safety marshals, and Pride day set up and participation in the parade.


Thursday, May 23, 2019
UWinnipeg Queer Alumni & Friends Cocktail Party
5:00 – 7:00 p.m.
King + Bannatyne (100 King Street)

UWinnipeg Alumni Affairs invites you to catch up with old friends and make new ones! Guests are welcome! Featuring cocktails and hors d'oeuvres at King + Bannatyne. 

RSVP to alumni@uwinnipeg.ca or 204-988-7118 (or 1-888-829-7053 toll-free) by Friday, May 17th.

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Monday, May 27, 2019

UWinnipeg Flag Raising
11:00 - 11:30 a.m.
Portage Commons, Front Lawn of UWinnipeg

Please join UWinnipeg as we celebrate the start of Pride 2019 with an official flag-raising of the Pride and Two-Spirit flags and ceremony on campus - with Dr. Annette Trimbee, Albert McLeod and Two-Spirit People of Manitoba. 


Monday, May 27, 2019

Launch of the Two-Spirit Archives
12:00 - 1:00 p.m.
Room 5C02, UWinnipeg Archives (located in UW library), Centennial Hall, UWinnipeg

Please join Two-Spirited People of Manitoba and The University of Winnipeg Archives for the official launch of the Two-Spirit Archives. 


Tuesday, May 28, 2019
UW Speaker Series
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Room 5C02, UW Library Archives (located in UW library), Centennial Hall, UWinnipeg

Dallas Cant, "Disrupting the Archive: Sex Work, Displacement, and Regulation in Winnipeg"

Erika Rodeck, "Heteronormativity in the Media: An Exploration"

Jase Falk, "Racist Guys on Grinder: How White Gay Masculinity Constructs Itself Through Othering on Dating Apps"


Wednesday, May 29, 2019
UW Film Screening: Moonlight
12:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.
UWSA Bulman Centre MPR, UWinnipeg

Film Screening of the award-winning Moonlight


Thursday, May 30, 2019
UW Speaker Series
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
UWSA Bulman Centre MPR, UWinnipeg **NOTE: Venue change from Pride Guide**

Keesha Harewood, "Fluidity and the Asexual Spectrum"

Katherine Cao, "Coming into Queerness: The Crucial Role of Childhood Experiences in the Theorization of Identity"

Jude Hayes, "Drag and Dysphoria: Transness on Stage"


Saturday, June 1, 2019
Third Annual Two-Spirit Pow Wow
12:30 - 8:00 p.m.
The Forks (National Historic Site)

Building on the energy and strength from last year’s successful celebration, the Two-Spirit Pow Wow returns on June 1, 2019.


Sunday, June 2, 2019

Pride Parade
Rally 10:00 a.m., Parade 11:00 a.m.
Manitoba Legislative Building

All UWinnipeg participants are encoraged to meet for the rally on the Manitoba Legislature steps which runs from 10 am to 10:45 am.
The parade is scheduled to run from 11 am to 12:30 pm.

Please remember to bring water, sunscreen and you might want to sport a hat.

 

**NOTE: UWinnipeg Pride events are open to the public. If you do not wish for your photo to be taken or used/displayed, please speak with the on-site photographer or contact communications@uwinnipeg.ca. We will make our best effort to ensure your photo is not used if you do not want it to be.**