Past Events & Meetings

Pride Out Loud Student Organization – Past Events

City of Newark PRIDE Festival 2023

(An event by the Newark Ohio Pride Coalition) 10/7/23 in Downtown Newark.


People’s Rainbow Lighting of the Courthouse

(An event by the Newark Ohio Pride Coalition) 10/6/23 at Licking County Courthouse.


We attended the SOURCE Fair!

Student organization membership fair on 8/30/23 on the Newark Campus.


Special Event “Art (and TV) for All”

Event combining art with discussions about identity and representation. 11/10/21 from 5pm-6pm, Warner Center.


What’s your own Gender Unicorn?

We learned about the Gender Unicorn and how these terms apply to all people. 10/25/21 from 8pm-9pm on Zoom.

Gender Unicorn inforgraphic

City of Newark PRIDE Festival 2021

(An event by the Newark Ohio Pride Coalition) October 2021 in Downtown Newark.


We attended the SOURCE Fair!

September 15th, 2021 in the Warner Lobby

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Tweet from COTC President John Berry which reads: "Had a great time meeting our student organization leaders and staff members who were introducing new students to the various support resources on campus. SOURCE Fair 2021 was certainly a successful event!" The tweet is accompanied by two pictures of President Berry talking with folks at the SOURCE Fair.


Our Valentine’s Mixer was held on February 14th, 2020 from 5-7pm in the Warner Platform.

On February 11th, 2020, from 6-8pm in the Warner Center, the Pride Out Loud On February 11th from 6-8pm in the Warner Center, the Pride Out Loud organization will be hosting its first event of the semester: Social Hourorganization hosted their first event of the semester: Social Hour is a time for people of all backgrounds to sit and talk. It is a time to make new friends, find a networking opportunity, or possibly find a new special person in your life. We are encouraging you to come as a group, come by yourself, either way! We’re going to laugh & smile; touching stories will be shared, and all while soft music is playing in the background. Lastly there will be FREE FOOD, so come while it’s hot. We will be having the first two rows as well as the platform reserved for this event.  All are welcome and all are invited–can’t wait to see you!

Free Legal Clinic [2/8/20, 11AM – 2PM, Reese Center]

The COTC/OSU-N ERG and PrideOutLoud student group were proud to co-sponsor a Free Legal Clinic providing free legal support to LGBTQ+ Ohioans. Read more here. Co-sponsors included the Newark Ohio Pride Coalition and Equality Ohio.

1/31/20 Safe Zone Training

Special thanks to President Sage Anderson for representing Pride Out Loud at the Employee Resource Group’s Safe Zone Training.

10/17/19 Coming OUT! – A Whole Day of Events for Students, Staff, & Faculty!

Autumn Semester’s first big program was in celebration of National Coming Out Day.

LGBTQIA+ Sex Ed topics 9/24/19

Our 9/24/19 meeting featured LGBTQIA+ Sex Ed topics with Trisha Pound from our local Newark office of Equitas Health, and Zoe from Equitas Health Institute for LGBTQ Health Equity!

MILESTONE in Pride Out Loud’s History – Meetings TWICE Weekly!

During Autumn Semester 2019–for the first time ever in the organization’s history–demand for the group was so high that (in order to accommodate the variety of class & work schedules for as many interested students as possible) the group held meetings twice weekly.

9/1Max Gulick and Beth Wallace at the Minority Affairs Resource Fair1/19 Minority Affairs Resource Fair

Come join Advisors Beth and Max and get some free food! Warner Center 126

(Recruiting New Members & Spreading Awareness About the Group)


Tim and Max and Beth at first student meeting

9/5/19 First Student Meeting of Fall 2019

PrideOutLoud’s first meeting of 2019 was Thursday, 9/5/19, from 4:15 – 5:10pm in Warner 126 (Platform). Come meet advisors Beth & Max, and special guest Dr. Rhea Debussy (they/them), Instructor at OSU-N and Acting Occupational Director of the Newark Ohio Pride Coalition. But most importantly, meet your fellow PrideOutLoud members for the new school year! Allies and friends are welcome, so bring your friends along, too!

8/28/19 See you at the SORCE Fair!

Interested in learning more about the LGBTQIA+ Student Organization? Come see us at the SORCE fair!

Meet Advisors Beth and Max – Wednesday, 8/28 from 11am-1:30pm in the Warner Platform!

4/7/19 Seeds of Service – April 7th from 11am-2pm

Upcoming Event – Seeds of Service – April 7th from 11am-2pm

Help plant trees and remove invasive species; breakfast will be provided! For more info, contact PrideOutLoud Vice-President Maneca Khaysavang.