Friday, June 2, 2017
Graduate Program in the History of Art Spring Symposium
The Clark, Michael Conforti Pavilion
8:30 a.m. Phi Beta Kappa Induction, MainStage, ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance
10:00 a.m. Sigma Xi Induction, MainStage, ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance
11:00 a.m. Music Students in Concert, Brooks-Rogers Recital Hall
11:30 a.m. Senior Athlete Recognition Reception, MainStage ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance
1:10 p.m. Ivy Exercises, Library Quad
3:15-4:15 p.m. Light Refreshments on Chapin Lawn
3:15-4:15 p.m. Conversation with Honorary Degree recipients Gavin A. Schmidt and Gina McCarthy, moderated by Bill Moomaw ’59* (Not open to the public), MainStage, ’62 Center for Theatre and Dance
5:00 p.m. Baccalaureate Service, Chapin Hall* (Not open to the public)
Baccalaureate Speaker: Billy Collins
Sunday, June 4, 2017 – Commencement Day
10:00 a.m. Commencement Exercises, Library Quad
Commencement Speaker: Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
Note: Commencement will be outdoors in light to moderate rain. Venues will be open for simulcast in buildings adjacent to the Library Quad if you prefer to view the ceremony indoors. No tickets required.
Indoor Commencement: If there is heavy rain, lightning, or high wind, we will move Commencement to the Lansing-Chapman Ice Rink, with admission by ticket only. In addition to the simulcast venues above, we will open Chandler Gym for viewing.
Noon-1:00 p.m. President’s Reception, Chapin Hall Lawn
*Events are ticketed.
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