The Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in collaboration with the Hispanic-Latino Association for students and the Latinx Faculty and Staff Association held the first Hispanic-Latino Student Graduation Celebración on May 6.
Fellow graduates and friends gathered together to say “¡Felicidades!” to the class of spring 2022.
Graduating students heard words of inspiration from leaders of the Latinx Faculty and Staff Association.
Students proudly sported thier numerous stoles and chords.
Family and friends took part in the event, too.
UA faculty and staff members came out in support of the students as well.
The Division of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion hosted the event on May 6.
The University of Alabama, part of The University of Alabama System, is the state’s flagship university. UA shapes a better world through its teaching, research and service. With a global reputation for excellence, UA provides an inclusive, forward-thinking environment and nearly 200 degree programs on a beautiful, student-centered campus. A leader in cutting-edge research, UA advances discovery, creative inquiry and knowledge through more than 30 research centers. As the state’s largest higher education institution, UA drives economic growth in Alabama and beyond.