Senior Congratulatory Celebrations

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Lavender Graduation

Lavender Graduation is an inspiring and affirming ceremony co-sponsored with NUGALA that celebrates the achievements of graduating students in the lesbian, gay, bisexual, trans*, queer, intersex, asexual and ally community from Northwestern University. All students who participate will receive a rainbow tassel and stole to wear with their academic regalia during commencement activities and will be invited to join the NUGALA.

Thursday, May 25, 2017 @ 4:30pm
Scott  Hall, Guild Lounge

Registration for Seniors

To participate please register by May 5, 2017. Click here to register  

The Joy: NU's Black Congratulatory

The Journey of Our Years, or The JOY, is our way of recognizing and celebrating all of NU's Black graduates. While the event has a special emphasis on our undergraduates, participation is open to any and all NU graduates who might want to participate.

Thursday, June 15, 2017 @ 1:00pm
Norris University Center, Louis Room

Registration for Seniors

To participate please register by May 5, 2017. Click here to register  

Latinx Congratulatory

The Latinx Congratulatory is our way of recognizing and celebrating the accomplishments of Northwestern's Latinx graduates. While the event has a special emphasis on our undergraduates, participation is open to any and all graduates who identify with the Hispanic/Latinx community.

Thursday, June 15, 2017 @ 6:30pm
Norris University Center, Louis Room

Registration for Seniors

To participate please register by May 5, 2017. Click here to register  

Looking for Volunteers

We are looking for 1st, 2nd and 3rd-year students to join the planning committee. If you are interested in volunteering on the planning committee please contact Cecilia Gomez at cecilia.gomez@northwestern.edu

Past Congratulatory Celebration Tribute Videos

Check out our Tribute videos from past years.