Lavender Ceremony

  • Starts: 7:00 pm on Wednesday, May 15, 2024
  • Ends: 9:00 pm on Wednesday, May 15, 2024
For the third annual year, celebrate the achievements, experiences, and resilience of our LGBTQIA+ graduating students (including both undergraduate and graduate) at Lavender Ceremony. Join us for an evening of reflection, recognition, and camaraderie as we celebrate our students’ journey and accomplishments. This event will be a wonderful opportunity to connect with fellow graduates, faculty, staff, and allies who have supported you along the way. The ceremony will feature remarks from students, keynote speaker Trung Le Nguyen (author of graphic novel The Magic Fish), and drag queen Linda Marie Póssa. Following the ceremony there will be a reception where light refreshments will be provided. If you are a graduating undergraduate or graduate student planning on attending Lavender Ceremony, please fill out the Lavender Ceremony 2024 Registration Form to RSVP: https://tinyurl.com/BULavender2024 Individuals who submit a registration form will receive a separate form to register their guests. If you are an alum, staff and/or faculty member, please fill out the Lavender Ceremony 2024: Alum, Staff & Faculty RSVP: https://forms.gle/ekZi9tdWCweXapQ27 If you would like to nominate an undergraduate and/or graduate speaker please fill out one or both of the below forms: Nominate an Undergraduate Student Speaker: https://forms.gle/xr7PFDhFChX8HTXe9 Nominate a Graduate Student Speaker: https://forms.gle/f4ZHA4aVwh1bQDSD7 Please register by 5pm on Friday, May 3. Boston University is committed to providing equal and integrated access for individuals with disabilities to all the academic, social, cultural, and recreational programs we offer. Please visit this link to learn more about accessibility at the Tsai Performance Center. The event is a joint initiative of the LGBTQIA+ Student Resource Center, Queer Activist Collective, LGBTQIA+ Faculty & Staff Community Network, and LGBTQIA+ Center for Faculty & Staff. Location: The ceremony will take place at the Tsai Center (685 Comm Ave) at 7pm with a reception to follow on the first floor of the Center for Computing & Data Sciences (665 Comm Ave). Link: https://tinyurl.com/BULavender2024
Speakers:
Trung Le Nguyen
Audience:
public
Address:
Tsai Performance Center, 685 Commonwealth Ave
Fees:
free
Deadline:
5/3/2024
Registration:
https://tinyurl.com/BULavender2024
Contact Organization:
LGBTQIA+ Student Resource Center, Queer Activist Collective, LGBTQIA+ Faculty & Staff Community Network, and LGBTQIA+ Center for Faculty & Staff
Contact Name:
Leo Roberts
Contact Phone:
617-353-3038

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