Scores gathered on Zoom to celebrate his career.
The event was part of the Office of Diversity and Inclusion's anti-racism teach-in.
The area was cleaned almost immediately after The Diamondback reached out for comment.
The initiative will include symposiums and a national conference.
The service will be open from 8 a.m. to 2 a.m. every day.
Some students say the university is unprepared to accommodate their needs.
The memorial came just hours after the first day of testimony in the trial for the man accused of killing him.
National surveys indicate members of the LGBTQ+ community experience greater rates of physical, sexual and mental health issues.
What started out as a class project for a group of five women turned into much more.
The closures are anticipated to begin on or around Nov. 3.