For the first time, LUPride marched at a pride walk! It was a great moment to bring people together and speak up for the rights of the LGBTQ+ community! It was such a nice day and we are glad so many joined us. Keep being out and proud and pushing the agenda. Thanks to Katrin … Read moreLUPride at The Hague Pride Walk
Leiden University Pride is organizing a symposium dedicated to a discussion on through the social (mis)construction of (a)sexualities, sexual integrity and sex pleasure within the LGBTQ+ community. We will have wonderful speakers who will share their stories and talk about different topics related to a variety of issues like BDSM, female sexual pleasure, asexuality, etc. … Read moreSexPosium Program
Yesterday evening, at the Law School building of Leiden University, LUPride, in collaboration with Amnesty International Student Group Leiden had the privilege of welcoming a chance to learn more about the interaction of Judaism and LGBTQ+ identities. Our speaker, Marianne van Praag, a Rabbi at Liberaal Joodse Gemeente Den Haag, addressed a variety of topics … Read moreJudaism and LGBTQ+: A Divine Spark
Are you totally worn out by the Dutch winter? Tired of locking yourself in your room? Here’s the good news: spring has just kicked in, and at LUPride we are ready to celebrate it with two lectures, two borrels, one symposium and one movie night! So, grab your agenda and make sure you add our … Read moreLUP agenda: April 2018 events
A report by our chair, Kirsten De Mare, about the first lecture in our collaborative series with Amnesty International. On Tuesday, March 20th, Dino Suhonic, Director of Maruf (Dutch Queer Muslims) kicked-off our collaborative lecture series with Amnesty International Student Group in a room that proved to be too small for the people interested in … Read moreReconciling Islamic Faith with LGBTQ+ Identities
On November 22, 2017, LU Pride participated in the Leiden University Diversity Symposium on How inclusion makes diversity work. Besides introducing out fellow students to the work we do at our stand, we also held a workshop titled The Pink Elephant in the Room, during which our board members Irma, Araba (Molly), and Tiaan discussed the issue of … Read moreLUPride at the Diversity Symposium 2017
The Leiden Ontzet parade this year was quite a bit more rainbow-y than usual – for the first time, it included an LGBTQ+ element. Courtesy of COC Leiden, LUPride was able to walk in the parade celebrating the liberation of Leiden and to show off our colors – quite literally. We are overwhelmed and honored … Read moreLUPride Walks in the Leiden Ontzet Parade
As sad as the general public might be about summer being over, September means a fresh start, a new leaf, hot tea and crunchy leaves – and beautiful Leiden weather (at least, for those who adore some rain).
To spice up your autumn/fall/whatever you would like to call it, LU Pride is offering the following events.