Contact Us

LSU To Sponsor Gay ‘Lavender Graduation’ Ceremony

LSU.edu

Members and friends of the Louisiana State University (LSU) LGBTQA community will have the opportunity to attend the Lavender Graduation ceremony. The ceremony will include live music from a local band, keynote speakers, and a post-ceremony reception.

In an interview with CampusReform.org, Chad Freeman, a grad assistant in the Office of Multicultural Affairs who helped coordinate the ceremony, stated that public funds would be used to pay for the ceremony.

According to Freeman, the LGBT Lavender Graduation ceremony will join the roving African American graduation ceremony as the only two cultural graduation ceremonies on campus.

The Lavender Graduation ceremony is being co-presented by the LSU Office of Multicultural Affairs and Spectrum, a campus LGBT advocate group. The ceremony hopes to celebrate the growth of the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, Queer/Questioning and Allied/Asexual community at LSU.

The ceremony is scheduled to take place May 14, 2013 in the Royal Cotillion Ballroom in the school’s student union.

More From Hot 107.9

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1079ishot.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on HOT 107.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on HOT 107.9 quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!