Pride Week 2021
Join the LGBTQIA+ Safe Zone Committee, Gender and Sexuality Alliance, and the Pride Week Planning Committee for Pride Week 2021 from June 1-4, 2021.
Please see our flyer below and mark your calendars for our upcoming events. More information to come!
Schedule of Virtual Live Events
A handful of Pride Week 2021 virtual events will be hosted live to allow you all to virtually connect and interact within our community!
Please use the link below to access all Pride Week 2021 Events.
Friday, May 28, 2021
Pre-Pride Week Game & Movie Night
Begins at 4:00PM
Let's start pride off with a bang! Come join us for games, a movie, and plenty of fun!
Tuesday, June 1, 2021
Diversity Dialogue: Mental Health
This virtual event will discuss the lasting consequences of deinstitutionalization and how the field of psychology attempts to reconcile with its problematic history that has contributed to the marginalization of women, BIPOC, and LGBT+ individuals. This event will feature guest speakers with various backgrounds in the field of mental health, a background presentation on the subject, and audience discussion.
Keynote Address: Rony Castellanos Raymundo
Hear from Rony Castellanos Raymundo, the director of the Latinx Cultural Resource Center at California State University Dominguez Hills as we welcome El Camino College Pride Week 2021.
Wednesday, June 2, 2021
LGBT+ Terminology Information Session
This virtual event will outline a few common terms and definitions used to describe gender and sexuality. There will also be a Q&A session for students to ask additional questions.
Rock out and sing the night away with pride! Add your songs to the setlist to be included.
Thursday, June 3, 2021
Stretching & Mindfulness
Set the tone for your day with some good stretches and good vibes. Come and relax with pride!
LGBT+ Employee Group Meeting
ECC LGBTQIA+ employees and allies are invited to come together and meet other colleagues.
Student Experiences Symposium
This virtual event will give students and staff the opportunity to express their grievances and various experiences with being LGBT+ on campus. This is a call to action event in which the voices of marginalized individuals on campus are given a platform to present their needs.
Friday, June 4, 2021
Fandom & LGBTQIA+
Join Twigs and Salvatore (Tory) for a dynamic conversation about the ever changing space where queerness and fandoms collide. The common link from Sci-Fi to anime to comics to furries is a rainbow thread of queerness. Join us as we unravel, analyze, critique, and have an open conversation about Fandom & queerness being recognized by major corporations.
Need an excuse to get pretty? Haven't dressed up since the pandemic started? Join us for Costume/Camp Bingo. This virtual event is the excuse to bring out all your 2020 missed cosplays, runway looks, and all around reasons to get all dolled up. Please look forward to a ball rolling guest appearance from Wanda the Cat!
State of Pride Movie Night
Join the Pride Week planning committee, Inter-Club Council, Associated Students Organization, and Student Equity Advisory Council in viewing the documentary, State of Pride. The event will include a screening of the documentary, as well as an opportunity for reflection. Participants have a chance to receive an award for your attendance and participation.
El Camino College strives to make our online events accessible to individuals with disabilities Transcription services for this event will be provided. If another form of accommodation is needed, or If you require sign language interpretation services as an accommodation, please contact Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services.
Virtual Events Viewing Area
El Camino College recognizes that students may not be able to view or interact at the different events in their household for a variety of reasons. Therefore, the Student Services Building will be made available for ECC students to view some of our more interactive virtual live events.
The viewing area is available on an appointment basis only and only ECC students are allowed. Reservations will be extremely limited. All COVID-19 protocols set by El Camino College and the County of Los Angeles will be strictly enforced.
To reserve your space at the viewing area, please complete the Pride Week Viewing Area Reservation Form below. Those who have a confirmed reservation must also complete the Medicat Health Screening prior to visiting campus.
The Pride Week Viewing Area Reservation Form must be completed at least 48 hours before the event.
Asynchronous Activities and Events
Information for Incoming First Years
Join the fun and use our Pride Week Zoom backgrounds!