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Pulse Nightclub Vigil

This is a past event.

Friday, June 11, 2021 at 1:30pm to 3:00pm

The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Multipurpose Room
10975 S.W. 17th Street Miami, FL 33199

Five years ago on June 12, 2016 we lost 49 angels from our community at the Pulse Nightclub in Orlando, Florida.

FIU’s Pulse Vigil Committee and the Pride Center at FIU invite you to FIU's Pulse Nightclub Vigil event on Friday, June 11, 2021 at 1:30pm. We hold this event in memory of the 49 angels, to reflect on our healing, and to encourage action in honor of their memory.

Speakers include:

  • President Mark. B. Rosenberg - Florida International Univesity
  • Ashlee Marie Preston - Executive Producer and Cast Member of Disarm Hate
  • Brandon J. Wright - Co-Founder and Vice President of The Dru Project and Media Relations Manager for Equality Florida.
  • Dr. Kim Liu, DOM - Volunteer Physician with Florida Acupuncture Trauma Relief Team
  • MJ and Fred Wright - Parents of Pulse victim and FIU alumnus, Jerry Wright

The event will be hybrid in-person at the Frost Art Museum and live streamed. Bookmark this site and check back for links to the livestream.

In-Person Attendees:
FIU Panthers - Please RSVP here on Panther Connect.

*****Non-FIU Community Members Please RSVP here.*****
There is a 50-person capacity limit at the Frost Art Museum--first come, first served.

Please consider making a donation directly to the onePULSE Foundation via our fundraiser over Instagram or at the onePULSE Foundation website.

Event Type

Community

Audience

Students, Faculty & Staff, Alumni, General Public, Prospective Students

Department
Office of Social Justice and Inclusion, Pride Center, Women's Center
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