LGBTQ+ Equity Center Lavender Graduation

Each year, this event provides an opportunity for our community to come together and honor those among us who have worked to make UMD a better place for LGBTQ+ people. Whether you have been involved in the LGBTQ+ community at UMD or not, we encourage all to attend and celebrate the excellence and resilience of all graduates and award winners. All questions should be directed to Shantala Thompson at  

 Lavender Graduation will be on May 18, 2022. The graduation is 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm. The reception is 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm. We need to get a count to order tassels and stoles. If you plan to attend Lavender Graduation, please RSVP. RSVP Deadline: April 13, 2022 at midnight.




Memorial Chapel


Shantala Thompson

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