11 October 2019 from 07:57 to 19:00

Coming Out Day 2019

Regenboogvlag Coming Out Dag
The rainbow flag is hoisted at the University Hall during Coming Out Day 2017 (photo: Dick Boetekees)

On October 11 the UURainbow network organizes two activities in honor of international Coming Out Day. Utrecht University will celebrate for the third time by hoisting rainbow flags at five different locations: the Administration Building, University Hall, University Medical Center Utrecht, Janskerkhof and University College Utrecht.

Morning programme: Hoisting of the rainbow flag

At sunrise 7.57 all UU employees and students are welcome to attend the hoisting of the rainbow flag at the University Hall. Representatives from Utrecht University, the University of Applied Sciences and LGBT+ student association U.H.S.V. Anteros will be present. After the hoisting ceremony a coffee-and-bite moment will take place in room 1636 of the University Hall. The dean of Faculty of Humanities, Keimpe Algra, will give a small talk on Coming Out day. The morning programme will end around 9.00.

Afternoon programme: Drinks and Spoken Word performance

In the afternoon Spoken Word artist Rubaina Bhikhie will perform at U-bar Bodytalk. Drinks will be served afterwards. All students and employees are most welcome to attend.

17.00 – 17.30: Walk-in

17.30 – 18.00: Spoken Word performance

18.00 – 19.00: Drinks

Please note that the U-bar is located at canal level. If you have specific access needs, please contact us via UURainbow@uu.nl.

Start date and time
11 October 2019 07:57
End date and time
11 October 2019 19:00