Join Suffolk University Law School on National Coming Out Day for a conversation about LGBTQ+ rights and legal issues affecting the LGBTQ+ community today, including the recent Dobbs decision and the pending Respect for Marriage Act. The panelists will explore themes of diversity and inclusion and will offer reflections on coming out in the workplace.


  • John Basile, President, Pride in our Workplace
  • Mary Bonauto, Civil Rights Project Director, GLAD
  • Arline Isaacson, Co-Chair, Massachusetts GLBTQ Political Caucus
  • Grace Moreno, Executive Director, Massachusetts LGBT Chamber of Commerce

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RSVPs are encouraged to help with event planning, but all are welcome to attend on the day of the event as well.


This event is presented by Community Organizer & Creative Director Jean Dolin, in connection with the Portraits of Pride Exhibition, an LGBTQ+ portraiture installation on the Boston Common from October 1 through October 29, 2022. The roundtable is sponsored by Suffolk University Law School’s Faculty Initiatives Fund, Office of Professional and Career Development, and OUTLaw.