Lavender Graduate & Pride Awards Banquet
Lavender Graduation is celebrated at colleges and universities across the country, honoring the success and achievements of LGBTQIA+ students. UMKC has celebrated our Lavender Graduates since 2005, inviting current students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends to welcome a new class of Roos to the Lavender Graduate family.
2020 Lavender Graduate & Pride Awards Banquet
We invite all graduating students, current students, and UMKC faculty, staff, alumni and friends to join us for this special tradition on Wednesday, May 6 at 6pm in UMKC Student Union Room 401.
We recognize outstanding individuals in the UMKC community who have contributed to the betterment of our LGBTQIA+ community through education, support, programming or activism. These awards honor those who have contributed to the areas of service and outreach, establishing a safer and more welcoming environment at UMKC.
Pride Awards Descriptions
Lavender Graduate Banquet & Pride Awards is sponsored by the LGBTQIA Affairs Council, the Student Activity Fee Committee, UMKC Division of Student Affairs, LGBTQIA Programs & Services, and the Office of Student Involvement.