Rainbow Graduation and Awards Ceremony is May 1

April 22, 2014
Kye Allums

Members of the campus’s lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans, queer, intersex and asexual (LGBTQIA) community and allies will be recognized at the 16th annual Rainbow Graduation and LGBTQIA & Allies Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 1 from 7-8 p.m., in the Amherst Room on the 10th floor of the Campus Center.

The keynote speaker will be Kye Allums, the first “out” trans person to play NCAA Division I athletics as a member of the George Washington University women’s basketball team. Allums is now a transgender advocate, public speaker and mentor to LGBT youth through Project I Am Enough.

The event is open to the public. For more information, call 545-4826 or e-mail stonewall@stuaf.umass.edu