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Commencement

Classes of 2020 Celebration Days

 

Friday, June 4, 2021

Commencement

2 – 8 p.m.
Check In
Odell’s South Parking Lot

5 p.m.
Shabbat Reception and Celebration for the Classes of 2020
Abbe Center for Jewish Life
Registration required in advance for graduates and guests

Evening
Dinner On Your Own
Downtown Restaurants

9:00 p.m.
Outdoor Movie (22 Jump Street) and Food Truck (LuGia’s Ice Cream)
Scandling Patio
Graduates only

 

Saturday, June 5

9 a.m – 6 p.m.
Check In
Odell’s South Parking Lot

9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Brunch
Saga
Graduates only

1 p.m.
Baccalaureate Ceremony
The Quad
Registration required in advance for graduates and guests

2 p.m.
William Smith Alumnae Association Senior Welcome
William Smith Circle
Graduates only

2:30 p.m.
Hobart Launch
Bozzuto Boathouse
Graduates only

3:45 p.m.
Commencement Rehearsal
The Quad
Graduates only

4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Snack n’ Share
Intercultural Affairs Center Front Yard
Graduates and guests invited

6 p.m.
Celebratory Dinner & Toast
Scandling Campus Center
Graduates only

 

Sunday, June 6

7:30 a.m.
Service of Holy Eucharist with Communion; all are welcome.
St. John’s Chapel

8 – 9 a.m
Check In
Odell’s South Parking Lot

10 a.m.
Commencement Ceremony
Speaker: The Most Rev. Bishop Michael B. Curry ’75
The Quad
Registration required in advance for graduates and guests

Messages to the Community

Commencement 2020 Reminder by Director of Alumni and Alumnae Relations Chevanne DeVaney '95, P'21, P'23 - May 20, 2021

Commencement 2020 Update by Director of Alumni and Alumnae Relations Chevanne DeVaney '95, P'21, P'23 - April 30, 2021

Commencement 2020 Details and Guest Registration by Director of Alumni and Alumnae Relations Chevanne DeVaney '95, P'21, P'23 - April 20, 2021

Commencement 2020 by President Joyce P. Jacobsen, Provost and Dean of Faculty Mary Coffey and Vice President for Campus Life Robb Flowers - March 22, 2021


Additional Information

Commencement 2020 Transcripts
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