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Commencement 2017

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Forty-Eighth annual Commencement Ceremony

Saturday, May 20, 2017, Blodgett Lawn

Lauren Duca, award-winning writer and Teen Vogue contributing editor, will deliver the commencement address. 

Schedule of Commencement Activities

Friday, May 19

Picnic for Graduates & Families

11:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.

Blodgett Circle

Senior Thesis Recognition 1:00 a.m - 2:30 p.m. Daniel Arts Center, 
McConnell Theater
     

Saturday, May 20

Continental Breakfast for BA Candidates & Families

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Daniel Arts Center
Beckerman Dance Studio

Continental Breakfast for AA Candidates & Families

8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Dining Hall

Commencement Exercises

11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Blodgett Lawn

Commencement Reception

1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Blodgett Lawn

Indoor seating with live video will be available in the Daniel Arts Center for guests with special needs.