Commencement 2012
& Senior Week Events

Wednesday, April 25

 7 p.m.

Frederick Winters Show for Seniors
Everybody's favorite hypnotist is back to present a great show. Seniors receive preferred seating and will take center stage with Frederick as he entertains. 

Hansen Student Center 


Thursday, April 26

 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Senior Picnic
Come out for some relaxed food with friends. All seniors are welcome to share dinner at no charge.


Eckley Quadrangle

Friday, April 27

5 - 6 p.m.

Senior Donor Reception
(by invitation only)

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

Saturday, April 28

9 a.m.

Men's Tennis vs. North Central

Beadles-Morse Courts

1 & 3 p.m.

Baseball Doubleheader vs. Augustana

Horenberger Field

1:30 p.m.

International Office Reception for graduating international students and families

Joslin Atrium, Memorial Center

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 2012

Young Main Lounge & Joslin Atrium, Memorial Center

Sunday, April 29

Throughout the day
(beginning at 8 a.m.)

Thank-You Video Viewing
The Advancement Office will screen a video of personal messages recorded by members of the class of 2012 who supported their class gift

Turfler Room, 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)


Facility Hours - Sunday, April 29

Hansen Student Center 

9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Hatties and Bookstore

9 a.m.-5 p.m.


11:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m.

Memorial Center

*9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Coffee Shoppe, Freshens & Dugout

*9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

*If an indoor ceremony is required, hours will be 9 a.m.-1:00 p.m.