PrideWorks 2024 Program

The Annual Conference for LGBTQ Youth and their Allies

Wednesday, March 13, 2024 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM

SUNY Westchester Community College - Vahalla Campus

75 Grasslands Road
Vahalla, NY 10595

Students – $10 (thanks to a major sponsorship by the Lower Hudson Valley GLSEN chapter)
Adults - $95

Registration Closes In

2024 Schedule of Day

TimeEvent
8:00Registration
9:00Opening and Welcome
9:30First Keynote - Dale Guy Madison
10:30Second Keynote - Robyn Ochs
11:30Lunch & Networking Events
12:40Workshop Session 1
1:50Workshop Session 2
2:50Evaluations and Close

Keep in mind that when you register, you will be asked for your workshop selections

2024 Prideworks Sessions

Please remember to have a first and second choice ready
Session 1 (12:40-1:40)Session 2 (1:50-2:50)
A History of Third Genders
AMPLITUDE - Queer and Youth Allied PodcastingAMPLITUDE - Queer and Youth Allied Podcasting
Beautiful Monsters: A Queer Storytelling WorkshopBeautiful Monsters: A Queer Storytelling Workshop
Best Practices for Cisgender Allies: Affirming TGNCNB Identities
Beyond Inclusion: LGBTQIA Affirming Health EducationBeyond Inclusion: LGBTQIA Affirming Health Education
Book Connections: Using Youth Books to Create Safe Places and Understanding
Choosing the College That’s Right for YOUChoosing the College That’s Right for YOU
Coming Out/Being Out in Middle School and Beyond
Gender Euphoria: Out of the Closet Gender Euphoria: Out of the Closet
Getting Bi: Bisexuality 101 & Beyond
GSA Roundtable for Students - YOUTH ONLY
How Queerness Is Liberating
LGBTQ+ Foundational KnowledgeLGBTQ+ Foundational Knowledge
LGBTQ+ in AthleticsLGBTQ+ in Athletics
LGBTQ+ Social Justice & Visibility in Art, Music, and MediaLGBTQ+ Social Justice & Visibility in Art, Music, and Media
LGBTQ+ Subculture: The Ballroom SceneLGBTQ+ Subculture: The Ballroom Scene
Make your own PRIDE DollMake your own PRIDE Doll
Queer-Positive Stories in the Bible: Christian and Jewish Scripture for LiberationQueer-Positive Stories in the Bible: Christian and Jewish Scripture for Liberation
Queering the Black ChurchQueering the Black Church
Queering the Catalog: Then and NowQueering the Catalog: Then and Now
Queertivity – The Workshop, Where Creativity and Queer Pride Collide!Queertivity – The Workshop, Where Creativity and Queer Pride Collide!
Sharing is Caring (When You Have a Plan!)Sharing is Caring (When You Have a Plan!)
The Importance of Self CareThe Importance of Self Care
The Ugly Truth about Housing History and Examples of Queer Community Action for Change!The Ugly Truth about Housing History and Examples of Queer Community Action for Change!
Trans Advocacy in a Time of Legislative Attacks
Uncovering Westchester LGBTQ+ History Uncovering Westchester LGBTQ+ History
What Every LGBTQ Person Should Ask Their Doctor About Their Health and Mental Health (for YOUTH)What Every LGBTQ Person Should Ask Their Doctor About Their Health and Mental Health (for YOUTH)
Adult Workshops Adult Workshops
Current Trends in Gender Identity and Intersectionality for School Allies – ADULTExamining LGBTQIA+ Youth Self-Harming Behaviors - ADULT
How Parents and Caregivers Can Support Their LGBTQ+ Child’s Health - ADULTGSA Roundtable – Advisors - ADULT
Parenting with Pride . . . What Messages Do We Give Our Children? - ADULTParenting with Pride ... What Messages Do We Give Our Children? - ADULT
Transforming Elementary Education – One Lesson at a Time - ADULT