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Schedule – COMMENCEMENT 2021


Senior Week Activities take place from Monday, May 10 until Friday, May 14, 2021. More information will be announced soon.

 

Monday, May 10

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Picnic with DJ and Lawn Games
Location: Stern Lawn (Rain Location: Winn Seeley Gym)
Times: 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

Tuesday, May 11

9 – 10 a.m.
Breakfast Bar (Grab n Go Options)
Location: Scandling Campus Center

12 – 5 p.m.
Food Truck Rodeo
Location: Medbery Parking Lot
Times: 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m., 4 p.m.

Commencement

Wednesday, May 12

9 – 10 a.m.
Breakfast Bar (Grab n Go Options)
Location: Scandling Campus Center

11 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Taste of the FLX/Grab n Go Lunch
Location: Stern Lawn (Rain Location: Bartlett Theatre)
Times: 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 1 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m.

8:30 p.m.
Outdoor Movie/Food Truck
Location: Scandling Patio (Rain Location: Albright)

Thursday, May 13

10 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Senior Brunch
Location: Saga
Times: 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m.

6 p.m.
Senior Dinner & Toast
Location: Saga

Friday, May 14

9 – 10 a.m.
Breakfast Bar (Grab n Go Options)
Location: Scandling Campus Center

10:15 a.m.
William Smith Alumnae Association Senior Welcome
Location: William Smith Circle (On the Hill)
Arrive by 10:15 a.m.

1 p.m.
Hobart Alumni Association Senior Launch
Location: Stern Lawn
Arrive by 12:45 p.m.

3 p.m.
Commencement Rehearsal

5 p.m.
Shabbat Reception and Celebration for the Classes of 2021
Location: Abbe Center for Jewish Life
Registration required in advance

5:30 p.m.
Dinner Options: Grab & Go options can be ordered.

  • We are offering a to-go option for the Friday night Senior Parent BBQ with pick up (on campus) or delivery options to local hotels ($10.) Please click here to learn more and place your order. Deadline to order is May 7. Delivery is to the following local hotel lobbies: Ramada, Hampton, Microtel, Fairfield, Belhurst Castle, Geneva on the Lake.
  • Geneva and local FLX Restaurants

Saturday, May 15

1:30 p.m.
Baccalaureate
Location: The Quad
Registration required in advance

3 p.m.
First Generation Initiative Ceremony
Location: Stern Lawn Tent

4:30 p.m.
Posse Ceremony
Location: Stern Lawn Tent

Sunday, May 16

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

10 a.m.
Commencement Ceremony
Speaker: Librarian of Congress Carla Hayden
The Quad
Registration required in advance

Messages to the Community

Commencement 2021 Updates by Director of Student Activities Kristen L. Tobey - April 29, 2021

Commencement 2021 by Director of Student Activities Kristen L. Tobey - April 23, 2021

Commencement 2021 by President Joyce P. Jacobsen, Provost and Dean of Faculty Mary Coffey and Vice President for Campus Life Robb Flowers - March 19, 2021


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Commencement Stream

Commencement 2021 will be streamed live on Sunday, May 16 starting at 10 a.m.


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