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Yahaira Heller, a graduate student in public administration from Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, dances with her fiancée Victoria Hammond, a senior from Columbus, Ohio, studying geology, on Saturday, April 22, 2017, during SIU LGBTQ Resource Center's third annual Pride Prom at Grinnell Hall in Carbondale. In 2015, Heller, a McNair Scholar and former president of the Latino Cultural Association, suggested the idea of a pride prom to the then-director of SIU's LGBTQ Resource Center in celebration of LGBTQ awareness week.

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May 10, 2017
August Bishop, a junior from Mundelein studying fashion design merchandising, sings on Saturday, April 22, 2017, during SIU LGBTQ Resource Center's third annual Pride Prom at Grinnell Hall in Carbondale. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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May 10, 2017
From left: Kristina Bechtold, a sophomore from St. Louis studying geography and environmental resources; Richard Bisgaard, a senior from Clarksville, Tennessee, studying mechanical engineering; Hannah Peterson, of McHenry; and Jacqueline Hayden-Moore, a junior from Lake in the Hills studying zoology, play with balloons as they clean up after the third annual Pride Prom on Saturday, April 22, 2017, at Grinnell Hall in Carbondale. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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May 10, 2017
Victoria Hammond, a senior from Columbus, Ohio, studying geology and her fiancee, Yahaira Heller, a graduate student in public administration from Adjuntas, Puerto Rico, pose for a portrait Saturday, April 22, 2017, during the SIU LGBTQ Resource Center's third annual Pride Prom at Grinnell Hall in Carbondale. In 2015, Heller, former president of the Latino Cultural Association, suggested the idea of a pride prom to the then-director of SIU's LGBTQ Resource Center in celebration of LGBTQ awareness week.

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May 10, 2017
Dawn Lester, a senior from Oblong studying journalism, and Caitlin Blaylock, of St. Louis, embrace Saturday, April 22, 2017, during the SIU LGBTQ Resource Center's third annual Pride Prom at Grinnell Hall in Carbondale. The two have been dating for six months. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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May 10, 2017
From left: Claire Mathews, a junior from Batavia studying advertising; Kiera Yard, a sophomore from Naperville studying behavior analysis and therapy; Alicia Mayen, a senior from Evanston studying history; and Cecilia Miranda, a freshman from Chicago studying psychology, dance together Saturday, April 22, 2017, during the SIU LGBTQ Resource Center's third annual Pride Prom at Grinnell Hall in Carbondale. The prom was themed

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May 10, 2017
Spectators check their phones Sunday, April 16, 2017, before the start of the 81st annual Easter sunrise service at the Bald Knob Cross of Peace in Alto Pass. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 19, 2017
Junior center Nick Hutchins sprints to third base Tuesday, April 11, 2017, during the Salukis' 4-2 win against Southeast Missouri at Itchy Jones Stadium. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 12, 2017
Southeast Missouri junior infielder Tristen Gagan attempts to catch out senior outfielder Dyllin Mucha at first base Tuesday, April 11, 2017, during the Salukis' 4-2 win against the Redhawks at Itchy Jones Stadium. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 26, 2017
Clark Daughenbaugh, of Texico, left, and his Charlie Hayes, of Rome, New York, spend time with Hayes' new mule, Lilly, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, after a full day of trail riding during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 26, 2017
Mule riders gather with their dogs to browse vendors and mingle after a long day of trail riding Wednesday, April 5, 2017, during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 26, 2017
Thomas Deshotel poses for a portrait with his mule Thursday, April 6, 2017, before the morning's trail rides during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 26, 2017
Donnie Murray, of Livermore, Kentucky, rides his mule passed old church and saloon props before beginning the morning's trails Thursday, April 6, 2017, during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 26, 2017
Steve Dawson, of Licking, Missouri, watches as his new Australian Shepherd puppy, named Shawnee, explores the terrain outside his tent Thursday, April 6, 2017, during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest.

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April 26, 2017
Terry Dawson, of Licking, Missouri, sips coffee alongside Mark Duncan, also of Licking, with her new Australian Shepherd puppy, named Shawnee, on Thursday, April 6, 2017, during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 26, 2017
Air Force veteran Clark Daughenbaugh, of Texico, shares a moment with Lilly, a young mule recently purchased by his friend, Charlie Hayes, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest.

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May 10, 2017
Dani Jo Golden, of Junction, waves with her 11-month-old daughter, Emma, on Wednesday, April 5, 2017, during the second annual McAllister and Friends Mule Ride at High Knob Campground in the Shawnee National Forest. Golden gave birth to Emma following the 2016 mule ride and is now pregnant with a second daughter due soon after this year's ride. Golden said she intends for all her children to be future mule riders. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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May 10, 2017
Cougar freshman outfielder Reagan Curtis grins to her teammates after catching a fly ball Wednesday, March 29, 2017, during the Salukis' 4-0 loss to SIUE at Charlotte West Stadium. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 3, 2017
Senior outfielder Merri Anne Patterson reaches for the ball as it goes over the fence Wednesday, March 29, 2017, during the Salukis' 4-0 loss to SIUE at Charlotte West Stadium. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 3, 2017
Freshman infielder Maddy Vermejan celebrates after hitting a double Wednesday, March 29, 2017, during the Salukis' 4-0 loss to SIUE at Charlotte West Stadium. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 3, 2017
SIUE Cougars welcome home sophomore outfielder Alyssa Heren after her home run Wednesday, March 29, 2017, during the Salukis' 4-0 loss to SIUE at Charlotte West Stadium. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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April 3, 2017
Senior pole vaulter Chad Weaver launches himself over the bar Saturday, March 25, 2017, during the pole vault finals at the Bill Cornell Classic in Carbondale. Weaver placed second in the pole vault to teammate Nathan Schuck. (Morgan Timms | @Morgan_Timms)

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March 27, 2017
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