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May 17 @ 4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Wednesday – May 17th, 4-7pm – honoring LGBTQ and Ally graduates, co-hosted by the Gender and Sexuality Center, The Queer & Trans Students Alliance (QTSA), and the Queer Graduate Student Alliance (QGSA). Registraion and more information online!
Lavender Graduation is a special graduation ceremony that honors the achievements of graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, and ally students on campus. Registration will go live the week after Spring Break!
Please register by May 5th to be in the program, and be guarenteed a rainbow tassel and certificate day of the event. If it’s after May 6th, that’s okay. Register anyway, we’d love to have you.
Everyone is welcome to attend! This is our TEN YEAR anniversary of Lav Grad at UT!
Lavender Graduation is co-hosted by the Gender and Sexuality Center, The Queer & Trans Students Alliance (QTSA) and the Queer Graduate Student Alliance (QGSA). Our goal is to provide a venue to demonstrate the success of our community members in a personal, entertaining and celebratory way.
The Lavender Graduation Ceremony includes:
exhilarating speeches from UT faculty, administrators, students, and alumni; the chance to cross the lavender stage to celebrate your success and to receive a Lavender Graduation certificate as well as a rainbow tassel; and music, cake and food to share with friends, family and well-wishers!
Do you want to show your support even though you are not graduating?
Students, staff and faculty are welcome to help make this a successful event by providing assistance with event set up and clean up. Email us to learn how you can help, if you have questions, or if you need accomodations at email@example.com!