Weekend Schedule

 Gonzaga graduates 


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Commencement Season 2018 - Master Schedule

Updated 3/28/18

The commencement ceremonies are open to the general public, no tickets required and no guest limits.  Most of the other special events listed here are by invite only and are arranged by various departments with an affiliation with the group being celebrated. 

Saturday, April 21
1-3pm               Spokane African American Celebration at Whitworth - Hixson Union Building (HUB)

Tuesday, April 24
3:30-6pm            Academic Honors Convocation in Hemmingson Ballroom

Friday, April 27
5-10pm               Native American Community Celebration in Cataldo Hall Globe Room

Monday, April 30
12n-1pm            Lavender Graduation in Hemmingson 314

Sunday, May 6
3-8:30pm            Biology Graduation Celebration at Bozarth Mansion
6-8:30pm            Theater and Dance Celebration in Magnuson Theater

Monday, May 7
9am-6pm            Student Attire Pickup Begins in the Zag Shop
11a-12pm            Phi Sigma Iota Initiation Ceremony in Hermmingson Joanne Jundt Lounge

Tuesday, May 8
4-6pm                Chi Sigma Honor Society Induction in McCarthey Herak Club Room

Wednesday, May 9
5-7:30pm            Communication Studies Senior Celebration in Hemmingson Jundt Lounge

Thursday, May 10
3-4:30pm            English Language Center Graduation in Hemmingson Ballroom
4-7pm                Student Teaching Celebration in Volkar Gaffney Room
4:30-6:30pm       Global Scholar Social in Hemmingson Ballroom
5:30-9p               Doctor of Philosophy in Leadership Banquet at Bozarth Mansion

Friday, May 11
10am-12:30pm     American Indian Entrepreneurship Cohort Brunch in Hemmingson 314
11am-1pm           Magis Award Ceremony and Luncheon in Hemmingson Ballroom
3:30-4:30pm        Social Justice Missioning Ceremony in College Hall Chapel
4-6:30pm            Graduate School of Business Celebration in Hemmingson Ballroom
4-7pm                 Graduate Nursing Social in Tilford
5-6pm                 ROTC Commissioning in St. Aloysius Church
6-7:30pm             ROTC Commissioning Reception in Cataldo Hall
5:30-6:30pm        Law Mass in College Hall Chapel
6-9pm                 Veterans Celebration in McCarthey Herak Club Room
6:30-8:30pm        Law Student Friends and Family Social in Magnuson Theater Lobby

Saturday, May 12
9-11am           College of Arts & Sciences Student Awards in Hemmingson Ballroom
9-10:30am           Law Commencement in McCarthey Center
9-10:30am           Nursing Pinning Ceremony in St. Aloysius Church
9:30-11am           MASAA Social in Rosauer Lounge
10:30am-12n       Law Commencement Social in Law School
10:30am-12n       Nursing Pinning Reception in Cataldo Hall
12-2pm              Graduate Commencement in McCarthey Center
1-3pm                Sociology Research Reception in Hemmingson Auditorium
2-3pm                Hogan Program Celebration in Jepson Lobby
2-4pm                Graduate Commencement Social on Quad Lawn
2-4pm                Education Graduate Reception at Rosauer North Lawn
2:30-5pm            Professional Studies Graduate Luncheon in Hemmingson Ballroom
3:30-5pm            Commencement Mass in McCarthey Center, no reception

Sunday, May 13
9:30a-12:30p      Undergraduate Ceremony at Spokane Arena
12:30-2:30pm    Undergraduate Social on Quad Lawn

To Learn More, Contact Angela Ruff, Manager of Academic Events

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