Photo Gallery from the 2015 BBQueer at Claim 52 in Eugene
The UOTeachOUT BBQueer staff of 2015 consisted of 26 undergraduate seniors majoring in UO’s Educational Foundations, 5 master’s degree students in the teacher licensure program, 6 doctoral students in the CSSE program and the entire faculty of the Department of Education Studies.
The even took place on Saturday, May 2, 2015 at Claim 52 in Eugene.
Admission is by donation
Meals $8-10 per plate (pulled pork and vegetarian sliders)
Meat sponsored by UO LGBT ESSP
Music sponsored by the ASUO Women’s Center
And tents and tables sponsored by the UO Vice President of Equity and Inclusion
ENTERTAINMENT: Thin Rail and Edna Vazquez
Edna Vazquez – Musician Edna Vazquez was born in Colima, Mexico, raised in Jalisco, and is now based out of Portland Oregon. Learn more about her at: http://www.ednavazquez.com/
Thin Rail – Thin Rail is a Portland based Alt-Country, Americana band. Our ultimate goals are to make you dance, smile and possibly drink too much. http://www.reverbnation.com/thinrail
FOOD: Dr. Jerry Rosiek’s award winning Pork-n-Stein BBQ pulled pork sliders were served up by Education Studies students and faculty. BBQ included the vegetarian mushroom and cabbage based sauteed slider option.
LIBATIONS: Claim 52 Brewery provided an array of non-alcoholic and microbrewed beverage options and donated profits to the BBQueer cause.
SILENT AUCTION: $1,000 in profits came from guests bidding on amazing gift baskets donated by local and regional businesses wanting to support the Pink Prom and GSA Youth Leadership opportunities.
UOTeachOUT student teams and community supporters collected items and hosted the silent auction table filled with valuable community business donations for BBQ guests who made a donation and walked away with a treat as well!