LRCCD hosts district wide virtual Lavender Graduation Celebration

Students can come dressed in Pride attire when attending the Lavender Celebration


ARC students who are members of the LGBTQIA+ community are encouraged to join the Los Rios Community College District-Wide Virtual Lavender Celebration. (Photo via the ARC Pride Center)

Madison Duong, Staff Writer

The Los Rios Community College District will hold a district-wide Lavender Graduation celebration for any students who identify as members of the LGBTQIA+ community. This celebration is for those who are graduating, obtaining a certificate or transferring in spring or summer of 2021. 

The event is scheduled for May 7 and will be held via Zoom with a live DJ performance by DJ SUB OH starting at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony will start at 6 p.m.

This event will be a space for all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, intersex, asexual, two spirit, gender fluid, agender, gender queer and non-binary (LGBTQIA+) students. This event will celebrate their educational achievements and give students an opportunity to share their struggles and triumphs along the way.

All students are encouraged to come dressed in Pride attire. Once registered for the event students will receive a Pride Zoom background that can be used during the event. 

To register for the event click here. Guest RSVP is available here.