Wednesday, May 9, 2018
6:00–8:00 p.m.


University Center Ballrooms

Lavender and Multicultural Graduation

Lavender Graduate Celebration is a ceremony conducted on numerous campuses to honor lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and ally students and to acknowledge their achievements and contributions to the University. Students who have applied and registered for graduation (Spring 2018, Summer 2018 or Fall 2017), and identify as being LGBTQ+ and Ally can participate.

Multicultural Graduate Celebration is a ceremony that recognizes the academic achievements and contributions of underrepresented students at Adelphi University. Students who have applied and registered for graduation (Spring 2018, Summer 2018 or Fall 2017) can participate. 

Student Registration

Students who would like to participate must register. Access the registration form below or via MyAULife under “Campus Links”.

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Alumni Registration

Please join us as we celebrate the academic achievements and campus contributions of our LGBTQ and underrepresented students!

Alumni Speakers:

Aaron Harper ’03, M.A. 
Dean and Band Director, New Prep Middle School, Jamaica, NY
Acting President, Multicultural Chapter (MCC)

Brandon Stoneham ’13
Mortage System Analyst, NYC Housing Development Corporation
Member, New York Ramblers Soccer, the first LGBT soccer club in the world

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For more information about LGBTQ+ and Ally and Multicultural Chapter alumni events and opportunities, contact The Office of Alumni Relations at 516.877.3470 or by email


Faculty, staff and administration who would like to attend the ceremony should contact the Office of Multicultural Affairs at

Please Note: These recognition ceremonies do not replace the official commencement ceremony on May 18.

 Event is proudly sponsored by the Offices of Diversity and Inclusion, Alumni Relations, and Center for Student Involvement


For further information, please contact:

Multicultural Affairs
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