Spectra Alliance
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Spectra Alliance

Spectra Alliance

Purpose: Spectra Alliance is a student organization focused on serving the needs of Lyon’s LGBTQ+ community and its allies. Its main goals are as follows: 1) To create a safe space for Lyon’s vibrant queer community. 2) Host events to educate the campus about LGBTQ+ culture. 3) Educate the student body to promote sexual health and responsibility.

Spectra Alliance Officers
Beth Caplinger  Email: elizabeth.caplinger@lyon.edu
 Dr. Ella Wilhoit Email: mary.wilhoit@lyon.edu
Club email:

Regular Meeting Times
Derby 007 at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays


Dr. Ella Wilhoit
Assistant Professor of Anthropology

Office 210 in the Derby Center for Science and Mathematics
870.307.7495 | mary.wilhoit@lyon.edu | View bio