Come Out for Lunch!

National Coming Out Day Luncheon

October 11, 11.30 a.m - 12.30 p.m.

Room C301

 

Whether you come out as an ally, advocate, leader or simply yourself, take pride in being part of a discussion about equity, diversity and inclusion with your classmates, coworkers and community.

 
 

UCLA Anderson joins the UCLA LGBT Campus Resource Center in celebrating over 20 years of advocacy.

 
 

I Am Bruin Pride

 

I Am Bruin Pride presents the stories, experiences, and contributions of LGBTQ students, staff, faculty and alumni of UCLA in an inclusive and diverse manner.

Jerry Kang

UCLA law professor named university's first vice chancellor for equity, diversity and inclusion

Kay Ryan (B.A. '76, M.A. '68)

The 16th U.S. Poet Laureate alters how we see the world within and around us

George Takei (B.A. '60, M.A. '64)

Alumnus, activist and icon George Takei once helmed a starship — then he dedicated himself to fighting for equal rights for all

It Gets Better Project

Chancellor Gene Block leads UCLA in support of the worldwide It Gets Better Project, which encourages LGBTQ young people facing harassment and inspires needed change

 

Anderson Community Voices

 

Kelsey Gorman ('16)

Kelsey Gorman upped her game as an active ally when she came to UCLA Anderson

Ben Fichera ('17)

Reaching Out LGBT MBA fellow Ben Fichera moved from Boston and "can't wait to take advantage of L.A.'s vibrant music scene"

Ned Mitchell ('17)

Reaching Out LGBT MBA fellow Ned Mitchell vows to stop saying, "I wish I could"

Ana Sheila Victorino ('16)

Anderson Student Association VP of diversity and inclusion added "glocal" color to her causes and career

Jess Kimball ('15)

Jess, an active Out@Anderson member, entered UCLA Anderson to take her college consulting business to a new level — and grew in other ways, too

Devon Dickau (B.A. '07, '15)

In his 2015 talk during TED Week at Anderson, Devon Dickau encouraged the Anderson community to "lead OUT" with personal authenticity

Lindsay Shaffer ('15)

Lindsay Shaffer set a goal to see UCLA Anderson become the leading MBA program for the LGBT population

Chris Weber ('09)

UCLA Anderson's director of career advising and outreach was an Out@Anderson member and Anderson Gay and Lesbian Business Alumni Association

Derek Bailey ('16)

Derek Bailey shared his personal challenge coming out and now encourages others

Paul Colichman ('85)

One of Anderson’s Inspirational 100, Paul Colichman is CEO of Here Media, the world’s leading media company targeting the LGBTQ community

Chris Tang

Professor Chris Tang’s latest research addresses social and corporate responsibility; he believes they are as important as profits to any company leader

Brett Trueman

Professor Brett Trueman always had a penchant for Wall Street; it’s no surprise that he pursued an academic career involving finance and accounting

World Prospect Feature

Educating companies across the globe about LGBT workplace rights, Out & Equal turned to a UCLA Anderson field study team to take their services worldwide

Alumni Brunch

Anderson's Gay and Lesbian Business Alumni (GLBA) and Out@Anderson brunch is an annual tradition