Commencement 2011
Weekend Events

Friday, April 29

4:30 p.m. Tree Planting and Dedication
by the Senior Gift Committee
Bertholf Garden (outside north entrance to Memorial Center)

5 - 6 p.m.

Senior Donor Reception
(by invitation only)

President's House -
Outdoor Patio
(Rain location: Joslin Atrium, Memorial Center)

6:30 p.m. Baseball vs. Elmhurst College Horenberger Field

Saturday, April 30

9 a.m.

Men's Tennis vs. Carthage College

Beadles-Morse Courts

1 - 3:30 p.m.

International Office reception for graduating international students and families

Joslin Atrium, Memorial Center

3:30 p.m. Men's Tennis vs. University of Illinois at Springfield Beadles-Morse Courts

7 - 8:30 p.m.

Senior Night of Talent
An annual gathering for students, friends, family, faculty and staff to join together for a night of refreshments and informal entertainment from the Class of 2011

Young Main Lounge & Joslin Atrium, Memorial Center

Sunday, May 1

10 a.m. Commencement Worship Service Evelyn Chapel
10 a.m. ROTC Commissioning Ceremony
Graduating Illinois Wesleyan ROTC cadets will receive a commission as officers in the United States Army. Parents, friends, faculty and staff are invited.
Joslin Atrium, Memorial Center

1 p.m.
Processional begins at 12:45 p.m.

Commencement Ceremony

Eckley Quadrangle
(Rain location: Shirk Center. Tickets required for seating in Shirk Performance Arena; streaming video will be screened in the Shirk Practice Gym)
Rain or shine, streaming video will be available in the Hansen Student Center

3 p.m. Commencement Reception for Graduates and Families Eckley Quadrangle
(Rain location: Shirk Activity Center)