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Calendar of Events

Upcoming Events

Write Letters to Admitted LGBTQ Students [VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY]
Virtual
Today through April 13, 2017
Directions here. Additional details here.

Pride Admit Weekend Alumni Dinner [VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITY]
UCLA Campus | Drake Stadium, Upper Concourse
Friday, April 14 | 6:30 p.m.
Welcome admitted LGBTQ undergraduates! Additional details on Facebook here and RSVP here.

Brunch with Graduating LGBTQ Students
The Backyard at the W Hotel, Westwood
Saturday, May 13 | 11:00 a.m.
Check back soon for additional details. RSVP here.

Lavender Graduation Ceremony & Pinning
UCLA Campus
Saturday, June 17 | Time TBD
Check back soon for additional details and to RSVP.

Los Angeles Pride #ResistMarch and Happy Hour
West Hollywood, CA
June 10 – 11, 2017 | Time TBD
Check back soon for additional details and to RSVP.

Hollywood Bowl Sing-Along
Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood, CA
Saturday, June 24
Please contact William Kwan ’94 at willk@alumni.ucla.edu to purchase tickets. Tickets available until April 31.
For additional details and to RSVP click here.

 

Joint Events

For events co-hosted with Ivy Pride Alliance, a consortium of LGBTQ+ alumni groups, including UCLA – in Los Angeles, the Bay Area, New York City, and around the country – visit this website.

Upcoming Los Angeles events include:


Past Events

2016

Lambda Events & Programs

      • Celebrating LGBT Innovators & UCLA Entrepreneurs panel and discussion (Jan.) [photos & more photos]
      • Hamburger Mary’s Drag Brunch (Feb.) [photo]
      • Joint LGBTQ Happy Hour with Cal Alumni, U Chicago & Ivy Pride (Mar.) [photo & photo]
      • Lambda Goes to the Theater: “The Mystery of Love & Sex” (Mar.)
      • Lambda Spring Social (Mar.) [photos]
      • Pride Admit Weekend Alumni Dinner & Letter Writing (Apr.)
      • Graduating Student Brunch (May)
      • San Francisco Pride (Jun.)
      • Los Angeles Pride Parade (Jun.)
      • UCLA Lavender Graduation Ceremony & Pinning (Jun.)
      • New Student Send-off (Aug.)
      • Screening of “Letter to Anita” with Dr. Ronni Sanlo (Oct.)
      • LGBTQ Students Post-Thanksgiving Lunch (Nov.)
      • Hamburger Mary’s Drag Bingo Fundraiser (Dec.)

If you have photos from past events, please share them with us by emailing devondickau@alumni.ucla.edu.

2015

Lambda Events & Programs

      • UC LGBT Happy Hour (Jan.)
      • UCLA/USC Basketball Viewing Party (Mar.)
      • UCLA Pride Admit Weekend – Alumni Dinner (Apr.)
      • Lambda General Membership Meeting & UCLA LGBT Center 20th Anniversary Kick-Off (Apr.) [photo]
      • Lambda LGBTQ Leadership Award Application Review (May)
      • Lavender Graduation brunch for graduating LGBTQ students (May) [photo]
      • Lambda Goes to the Theater: “Immediate Family” (May) [photo]
      • Lavender Graduation reception and ceremony (Jun.) [photo]
      • Los Angeles Pride (Jun.)
      • San Francisco Pride (Jun.) [photo]
      • Lambda Goes to OutFest: “Parting Glances” & Reception (Jul.) [photos]
      • New Alumni Social (Jul.)
      • Lambda Goes to the Theater: “Girlfriend” (Aug.)
      • UCLA/Cal Alumni Mixer (Aug.)
      • Alumni Mixer (Sept.)
      • Welcome to the City: AIDS Walk LA (Oct.)
      • Welcome to the City with Lambda Alumni in West Hollywood (Oct.)
      • Lambda Alumni Scholars Reception (Nov.) [photos]

We also partnered with the Ivy Pride Alliance to co-host a variety of events throughout the year – including mixers, a comedy night, speed dating, wine tastings, volunteering, and more – for LGBTQ alumni from top universities.

UCLA Community Events

Board members represented Lambda and the greater UCLA LGBTQ community at events throughout the year:

        • UCLA Alumni Leaders Conference (Jan.)
        • UCLA Alumni Day (May)
        • Welcome Reception for Jerry Kang, UCLA Vice Chancellor for Equity, Diversity & Inclusion (July) [photo]
        • UCLA Diversity Leaders Retreat (Sept.)
        • UCLA Alumni Association Reception for New Alumni Scholars (Oct.) [photo]
        • UCLA Alumni Leaders Retreat (Oct.)