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Programs and Events 

HIV Testing with the Health Brigade

Monday, April 3rd, 12-4pm

THC 329

Get tested by our fabulous friends from the Health Brigade, receive a consultation about your results, and be entered to win a $50 gift card!


Queers & Beers

Wednesday, April 5th, 4:30-6pm

The Cellar

Come enjoy games, food, and fellowship in the Cellar to celebrate queer community at UR! Alumni, faculty, staff, and students are welcome, and everyone over 21 will receive one free drink ticket. Game winners will be rewarded with gift cards!


Lavender Graduation

Wednesday, April 12th, 5-7pm

Jepson Alumni Center

Lavender Graduation is a time for the University of Richmond to honor graduates who identify as LGBTQ or ally or have made strong contributions to LGBTQ Campus Life. Lavender Graduation is an opportunity to celebrate the year and our many accomplishments, as well as say goodbye to those moving on to bigger and better things. Please RSVP for this event by Monday, April 3, 2017, to Tawyana Athey at  


Day of Silence

Friday, April 21st

Tyler Haynes Commons

The Day of Silence is a national program that brings awareness to LGBTQ harassment and bullying in schools. Pledge to be a vocal ally or attempt to go silent for a day, spreading awareness around UR. Look for SCOPE members in the Commons who have information to share.  Learn more at GLSEN’s website.


SCOPE Fundraiser for Side by Side

Tyler Haynes Commons

Students Creating Opportunities, Pride, and Equality will be selling baseball hats to benefit Side by Side. Look for students tabling in the Commons and selling hats for $10!




LGBTQ Lounge Hours

The lounge is open when the Commons is open. So stop on by to study, relax, or grab a cup of coffee or tea.