Rainbow Reception Frequently Asked Questions
Graduating seniors and grad students who choose to participate receive a commemorative certificate and graduation honor cords for use during the college graduation ceremony if they wish. Their names and activities are listed in the event program. The event features music, a buffet of light appetizers, and remarks by special guests. Family and friends are also welcome to attend. This year we'll again welcome a featured alumnus to share words of encouragement and wisdom.
All are welcome, and registration is required. If you would like to attend, please click here to register. If you have any questions please see the FAQs below. If you have any other questions that are not answered, feel free to contact the Center for LGBT Education, Outreach, and Services at (607) 274-7394 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
When and where is this fabulous event happening?
Friday, April 19, at 7:00 p.m. in Egbert Hall, Clark, Klingenstein, and McDonald Lounges.
Who can attend the Rainbow Reception?
All who wish to celebrate the accomplishments of our LGBT and allied seniors and grad students are welcome at the upcoming Rainbow Reception.
Do I have to be a member of the LGBT student groups in order to participate?
No! Being a part of one of the student groups is not required -- this event celebrates the accomplishments of all LGBT and allied seniors and grad students at Ithaca College!
I am a senior or grad student and want to participate. What do I do?
Visit www.icalumni.net/rainbow_reception_2013 and click the registration button to register by Sunday, April 7, 2013.
I am not a senior. Can I attend to support my friends? Can I attend to see what I have to look forward to when I am a senior?
Yes! Visit www.icalumni.net/rainbow_reception_2013 and click the registration button to register by Sunday, April 7.
I am an LGBT or allied graduating senior or grad student. Can I invite my parents/friends/family/professors?
Yes! Register them as your guests when you register online by Sunday, April 7.
My family cannot/will not attend to support me. What should I do?
Each year, many students, faculty, staff, alumni and community members gather to support and celebrate our LGBT and allied seniors and grad students at this special event. Our famous "stand-in" parents will also be there to support you. There will be cheering for everyone, and more than enough well wishes to go around. Come and feel the appreciation!
I know some LGBT and allied seniors or grad students who might want to participate, but they haven't heard about this great event yet. What should I do?
Spread the word amongst students you know who may be interested! Encourage them to register online by Sunday, April 7.
What happens at the Rainbow Reception?
Seniors and grad students who choose to participate receive a commemorative certificate and special graduation cords. Their names and activities are listed in the event program. The event features music, light appetizers, and remarks by special guests.
Where are Egbert Hall, Clark, Klingenstein, and McDonald Lounges?
Egbert Hall, Clark, Klingenstein, and McDonald Lounges are in Egbert Hall, Campus Center. Use this campus map to find your way!
I'm an alumnus/a of Ithaca College. Can I attend to support current LGBTA students?
Of course! Register online at www.icalumni.net/rainbow_reception_2013 by Sunday, April 7.
What do I do if I'm unable log into the online community to register?
If you've forgotten your user name and/or password, there are links on the sign-in page that will allow you to retrieve your user name and reset your password.
Feel free to contact the LGBT Center office at (607) 274-7394 or email@example.com.