Memorial Chapel

Honor & Remember: Veterans Day Service and Lunch

Monday, November 11, 2019 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Join the University of Maryland community as we come together for the Honor & Remember Veterans Day Service and Lunch on Monday, November 11 with services beginning at noon! We will salute the contributions of our Veteran community through an exceptional program of music and spoken word. For more information, please visit go.umd.edu/vetsdayservice.

Lavendar Graduation

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

2:00pm - 4:00pm | Memorial Chapel

Lavender Graduation recognizes an important milestone in the lives of our LGBTQIA+ graduates. Each year, this event also provides an opportunity for our community to come together and honor those among us who have worked to make College Park a better place for LGBTQ+ people. Whether you have been involved in the LGBTQIA+ community at UMD or not, we encourage all to attend to support the celebration of the excellence and resilience of all graduates and award winners. Each LGBTQIA+ graduate will receive a rainbow tassel, rainbow stole, and a certificate of achievement. Both undergraduates and graduates are encouraged to attend and bring family, friends, and other significant individuals in their lives from both on and off campus. Of course, all faculty and staff are invited. Those who are graduating in December 2018, May 2019, or December 2019 are welcome to walk in the ceremony. RSVP to attend at go.umd.edu/lavgrad19

Honor & Remember: Veterans Day Service

Friday, November 9, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm

The University of Maryland will salute the Veteran community through an exceptional program of music and spoken word. Remarks will be offered by two Veterans with extensive ties to the UMD community, Sara Feret and Michael G. Moore. After the program, there will be a buffet lunch in the Memorial Chapel Garden. Reservations are not necessary and all are welcome.

Lavender Graduation

Friday, May 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Lavender Graduation recognizes an important milestone in the lives of our LGBTQ+ and Allied graduates. Each LGBTQA+ graduate will receive a rainbow tassel and a certificate of achievement. This event also provides an opportunity for our community to come together and honor those among us who have worked to make College Park a better place for LGBTQ+ people.
Contact: LGBT Equity Center

Whose Freedom, Whose Speech? The Future of Community And Free Speech at University of Maryland

Thursday, February 15, 2018 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm

How can universities advance equality and inclusion while protecting free speech?  Join students, staff, and faculty for a no-holds-barred conversation, with opening remarks from Keith Boykin and audience Q&A.

Join The Office of Diversity & Inclusion and PEN America for a free public lecture and panel.

PEN America stands at the intersection of literature and human rights to protect open expression in the United States and worldwide. This event is part of a national effort to foster dialogue about free speech and diversity, on U.S. college campuses, including events at the University of California – Berkeley and Middlebury College.

For more information, visit The Office of Diversity & Inclusion.

Gardenside Studying

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Friday, December 15, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm
Monday, December 18, 2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Do your best work in the cozy and quiet conference room overlooking the meditative Garden of Reflection and Remembrance. Healthy refreshments help you press on!

For more information, please visit go.umd.edu/ssz.

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