Upcoming events.

Anchored in a film festival, freaQweek is a weeklong program that celebrates queer resistance, advocacy, activism, and education. October 7-12, 2019 will be a week packed with a queer concert, LGBTQ+ admitted students day, and robust queer films (including a screening for the grand reopening of the Eau Claire State Theater).

This calendar features the official freaQweek lineup of events, as well as related queer events sponsored by the GSRC and partnerships in our community. All events are free and open to students, UWEC faculty, and the community! Come check it out!

 

A Queer Hodgepodge
Oct
12

A Queer Hodgepodge

  • UWEC Davies Student Center - Woodland Theater
  • Google Calendar ICS

A queer potpourri of intersectional shorts, this series focuses on the countless ways to be queer, while validating the courage it takes to be yourself.

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National Coming Out Day
Oct
11

National Coming Out Day

Coinciding with freaQweek, UW-Eau Claire’s National Coming Out Day festivities are sure to make you feel loved and supported—and grateful to be you! With music, free food, and numerous resources, this event is all about community.

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Burn The House Down & Fabulous
Oct
10

Burn The House Down & Fabulous

  • UWEC Davies Student Center - Woodland Theater
  • Google Calendar ICS

Burn the House Down Director: Giselle Bailey & Nneka Onuorah | Documentary | 2019 | France | French with English Subtitles | 44 min.

Fabulous Director: Audrey Jean-Baptiste | Documentary | 2019 | France | French with English Subtitles | 47 min.

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Student Presentations
Oct
10

Student Presentations

  • UWEC Davies Student Center - Woodland Theater
  • Google Calendar ICS

As part of the DII Grant which supports the freaQweek program, the cohort students have formed groups to present to the community about their immersion experience.

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Seahorse
Oct
9

Seahorse

  • UWEC Davies Student Center - Woodland Theater
  • Google Calendar ICS

“This is a film about me having a baby. But what I feel like I’m going through isn’t me having a baby, or pregnancy. It’s like a total loss of myself”.

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Through the Intersectional Cracks
Oct
8

Through the Intersectional Cracks

  • UWEC Davies Student Center - Woodland Theater
  • Google Calendar ICS

An intersectional journey into the experiences of QPOC/QTPOC (Queer People of Color/Queer Trans People of Color). Their stories are raw, heartfelt, and critical of spaces (including queer spaces) that glance over or devalue their various identities.

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The CookOUT
Sep
5

The CookOUT

  • UWEC - Horan Hall Backyard
  • Google Calendar ICS

Join new and returning LGBTQA+ students and allies behind Horan Hall and kick off the academic year! The CookOUT is designed to connect you to peers, faculty, staff, and administrators who are passionate about creating a positive (and FUN!) environment for ALL students, regardless of sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. So, come say hi!

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