Office of Diversity Education

2017 Upcoming Events:

 

Multicultural Recognition Ceremony

The Multicultural Recognition Ceremony recognizes and celebrates the accomplishments of students that have been advocates, leaders and champions for social justice and diversity at Southwestern University for numerous years.   The major highlight of the ceremony is the awarding of the Diversity Leadership Awards for outstanding leadership. The ceremony is sponsored by the Office of Diversity Education and the Diversity Enrichment Committee and co-sponsored by the Coalition for Diversity and Social Justice, Race and Ethnicity Studies, Feminist Studies Program, and Student Life.  The event is open to the entire Southwestern University community.  Refreshments will be served.  

Friday, May 5th

Prothro Lobby and Atrium

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

 

Lavender Graduation

The Lavender Graduation Ceremony honors lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally students. The major highlight of the ceremony is the farewell senior speech and the awarding of the recognition cords honoring the graduates.   The ceremony is sponsored by the Office of Diversity Education and the Diversity Enrichment Committee and co-sponsored by the Coalition for Diversity and Social Justice, Pirates 4 Pride, Race and Ethnicity Studies, Feminist Studies Program, and Student Life.  The event is open to the entire Southwestern University community.  Refreshments will be served.

Friday, May 5th

Prothro Lobby and Atrium

5:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.