Past Events

Past Events

2024 Events

  • Participation in Cork Lifelong Learning Festival: A talk on the History of the LGBT rights movement in Ireland (11th April), and a LGBT tour of campus (17th April).
  • Network co-chairs invited to join a panel discussion on fostering LGBT community in the workplace at the UCC student LGBT+ Society’s Queer Conference, 10th April.
  • The network was represented at the Lesbian Lives conference in Brighton, 22nd & 23rd March.
  • Public Lecture "Radical Empathy: Magnus Hirschfeld and the History of Trans Identity" by Professor Annette Timm, University of Calgary, Canada, 20th March
  • Competition to mark International Women's Day, 8th March - 2 free copies each of books edited by Dr Jane Traies:
  • Network participation in a Bystander Intervention stand outside The Hub as part of Bystander Intervention Week, 28th February.
  • Lunchtime social gathering to mark Refugee Week, co-hosted by the LGBT Staff Network, the Race Equality Network and the EDI unit, 23rd February.

2023 Events

2022 Events

  • Lesbian Lives Conference, 4th & 5th March
  • Coffee morning, 24th March
  • Celebration of founding members Cathal Kerrigan & Joan McCarthy's "Lifetime Honorary Network Membership", Abbey Tavern, 31st March
  • Online talk about experiences of transgender people in and fleeing from Ukraine, 1st April
  • Screening of "Rebel Dykes" documentary followed by chat/coffee/drinks, 8th April
  • Declan Flynn 40th Anniversary event, 9th September
  • Coffee morning, welcome back for the new academic year, 22nd September
  • Social night, bowling at the Mardyke, 28th September
  • World Aids Day lunchtime talk in partnership with UCC EDI Unit and Cork Pride/Work With Pride Network, 1st December
  • Christmas coffee morning and reading by Orla Egan from her new graphic memoir Diary of an Activist, 9th December

2021 Events

  • Dr Vanessa Lacey webinar - "The Joy and the Pain"
  • International Transgender Day of Visibility 2021
  • Conversion Therapy - short film, talk and discussion
  • Online Film Series

2020 Events

  • Turing’s children: Representation of sexual minorities in STEM

2019 Events

Selected Previous Events

  • Pushing Boundaries
  • Coming Out Day
  • Launch of UCC's GLEN Diversity Championship Membership
  • 10th Anniversary Celebrations
  • How to be a Good LGBT Ally
  • Violence Against LGBT People in Russia

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