Commencement 2014

Monday, May 5

Degree Signing Party: Picnic at the Intramural Field, 5:00 pm CDT. Bring your student ID card.

Thursday, May 8

Senior Bowling Night: 10:00 pm CDT at The Strike Zone in Rensselaer.

 Friday, May 9

Commencement 2014Senior portraits (Portraits by Doren): 10:00 am - 3:00 pm CDT in the Halleck Student Center North Lounge. Sign-up sheets will be available in the College Store March 25 - May 9.

 

Class of 2014 Brunch: 12:00 pm CDT in the Halleck Student Center Ballroom. All faculty and staff are welcome.

Puma Olympics: 2:00 pm CDT on the IM Field.

President's Commencement Dinner: 5:00 pm CDT in the Halleck Student Center Cafeteria. Prices: Adults -- $16.00; Ages 6-12 -- $10.00; Ages 3-5 -- $4.50. No charge for children under three and graduates.

Menu
Assorted Salads
Vegetable Tray

Wine & Cheese
SJC Twice Baked Potatoes
Baked Ziti
Green Bean Medeley
Rolls & Butter
Carved Roast Beef
Chicken
Dessert Buffet
Assorted Beverages

 

Baccalaureate Mass: 7:00 pm CDT in the Saint Joseph's Chapel. Graduates assemble in the Halleck Student Center by 6:30 pm CDT and process to the Saint Joseph's Chapel. In the case of inclement weather, assemble in the Chapel basement instead of the Halleck Student Center. Students are required to wear their gowns at this time. Students are not required to wear hoods and caps at this Mass. No special lineup is required. Faculty are to dress in full regalia.

Senior Slideshow: 9:00 pm CDT in the Halleck Student Center Ballroom. There will be a cash bar and snacks. Graduates will receive three free drink tickets, available at the Switchboard desk outside the Ballroom, beginning Tuesday, May 6.

Semi-formal Dance: The dance will follow the slideshow in the Halleck Student Center Ballroom.

Saturday, May 10

Community Buffet Brunch: 10:00 am - 11:30 am CDT in the Halleck Student Center Cafeteria. Prices: Adults -- $15.00; Ages 6-12 -- $10.00; Ages 3-5 -- $4.50 There is no charge for children under three and graduates.

Menu
Scrambled Eggs
Chef Style and Roasted Redskin Potatoes
Pancakes with Assorted Toppings
Baked Carved Ham
Sausage Patties

Tortellini with Assorted Sauces
Steamed Fresh Green Beans
Rolls & Butter
Assorted Desserts

Soft Drinks

 

Commencement Ceremony: Graduates assemble in the Halleck Student Center North Lounge at 12:15 pm CDT and line up alphabetically for procession to the Richard F. Scharf Alumni Fieldhouse. Hoods and caps are worn. In the case of inclement weather, graduates should line up in the Hanson Recreation Center at 12:15 pm CDT. Doors to the Richard F. Scharf Alumni Fieldhouse open at 12:00 pm CDT.

The Commencement Ceremony begins at 1:00 pm CDT in the Richard F. Scharf Alumni Fieldhouse. Handicapped seating is available.

Graduation Reception: Immediately following the Commencement ceremony on the Rev. Charles Banet, C.PP.S. Core Education Center Plaza. In the case of inclement weather, the reception will be held in the Hanson Recreation Center.

Reserve meal tickets through Eventbrite (a secured site). 

*For more information regarding Commencement 2014, contact SJC Administrative Assistant to the Vice President for Academic Affairs Linda Estill at 219.866.6154.

 

 

 

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