What and When: Wake Forest University will honor graduating LGBTQ students and allies at its third annual Lavender Graduation ceremony on Wednesday, April 27 at 6 p.m.
“Lavender Graduation is a time to celebrate our LGBTQ and ally students who have contributed to the rich diversity of our campus culture,” said Angela Mazaris, founding director of Wake Forest’s LGBTQ Center. “Our celebration of this remarkable group of students is particularly special this year in light of the passage of HB2. Lavender Graduation demonstrates our University’s commitment to inclusion as well as the exceptional courage, creativity, and diversity of our graduating class.”
Who: The ceremony will celebrate the achievements of 28 undergraduate and graduate students.
In addition to Mazaris, speakers will include:
Where: ZSR Auditorium (Z. Smith Reynolds Library room 404)
Media planning to attend should contact the Wake Forest News office.
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