Show your support for the LGBTQ+ community by wearing purple on December 13
Maybe you have heard of it, maybe not, but Friday December 13 is Purple Friday. On this day we show our support for the lgbtq+ community by wearing purple items of clothing.
It started in the US and Canada after suicides by gay teens as a result of bullying.
In the Netherlands this day has been observed on the second Friday in December since 2010.
We all invite you to wear something purple on December 13, to let our students and staff know that everybody should be able to be themselves and feel safe within our Faculty, and that we fully support gender and sexuality diversity.