The Office of Diversity and Inclusion is proud to present the Diversity Lecture Series, a series that features distinguished leaders and experts to inspire campus dialogue, community engagement and learning about the national narrative on diversity and inclusion. The speakers include scholars, thought leaders and diversity professionals whose research, scholarship, leadership and advocacy enhance the university's efforts to present diverse ideas, perspectives and viewpoints to inspire greater understanding and appreciation for diversity and inclusion.

7 p.m. | Thursday, April 22 | Virtual Event
Get dressed up and join us virtual for bingo, social time and celebrate GAYPRIL! Sign up by 10 p.m. on Friday, April 16 to receive your very own Pride Prom Party-in-a-Box ! gift package!  Click on the title to learn more and register for this event.

2 p.m. | Saturday, April 24 | East of Wiedemann Hall
Cosponsored with Strategic Communications

Join us for the unveiling of Belonging Plaza and celebration of Wichita State alum, Kristi Parker (1992). Belonging Plaza is a popup plaza for student groups and communities to commemorate and highlight underrepresented or marginalized trailblazers.

7 p.m. | Thursday, April 29 | Rhatigan Student Center 233
Cosponsored with Spectrum: LGBTQ+ & Allies

The Office of Diversity and Inclusion and Spectrum: LGBTQ & Allies invites graduating LGBTQ+ to the 7th annual Lavender Graduation. This is a special ceremony that honors the achievements of graduating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and questioning (LGBTQ+) students at Wichita State University.