Schedule of Events

Friday, May 2, 2014

Lavender Graduation- 3:30 p.m.

  • Mabel Shaw Bridges Hall of Music- 104 E. 4th Street, Pomona College
  • Reception to follow
  • Sponsored by the Queer Resources Center (QRC) Pomona College

Friday, May 16, 2014

Black Graduation Celebration- 1:00 p.m.

  • Seaver Theater, 300 E. Bonita Ave. — Pomona College
  • Sponsored by the Office of Black Student Affairs

The Claremont Colleges Interfaith Baccalaureate Ceremony- 3:30 p.m.

  • Mabel Shaw Bridges Hall of Music, 150 E. 4th Street– Pomona College

Reception for Seniors and Families with HMC Board of Trustees- 5:30-7:00 p.m.

  • Sprague Patio
  • Beverages and heavy hors d’ oeuvres will be served.
  • Seniors and families are welcome to attend
  • Parents can e-mail parents@hmc.edu or call 909.621.8436 for more information
  • RSVP to Candice Wood cwood@hmc.edu or 909.621.8436

5C AAPI Graduation- 6:00 p.m.

  • Balch Auditorium, Scripps College
  • Sponsored by the Asian American Resource Center

Chicano Latino Graduation- 6:30 p.m.

  • Galileo Auditorium, 240 E. Platt Boulevard–Harvey Mudd College
  • Reception to follow in Hixon Courtyard
  • Sponsored by OCLSA

International Place End of the Year Celebration- 7:00 p.m.

  • McKenna Auditorium, Claremont McKenna College
  • Graduating and departing international students, scholars, their friends and families are invited to a reception in their honor.

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Senior Lunch and Program- 12:00 p.m.- 1:30 p.m.

  • Location: Linde Activities Center (families invited, no charge)

Academic Department Receptions- 1:30 p.m.- 3:00 p.m.

  • Biology- Oak Tree Lawn- south side of Linde Activities Center
  • Chemistry- Hixon Court
  • Computer Science- Caryll Mudd and Normal F. Sprague Jr. Gallery, Shanahan B489/Shakespeare Theater
  • Engineering- Platt Living Room
  • Mathematics- SkyCube, Shanahan 3460
  • Physics-Breezeway between Keck and Sprague

Graduates’ Commencement Rehearsal- 3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.

  • Rehearsal is mandatory for graduates
  • Line-up location: Platt and Hoch- Shanahan sidewalks

 President’s Reception for Graduates and Families- 4:00 p.m.- 5:30 p.m.

  • Graduates, families, faculty and staff are invited
  • Garrett House

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Brunch Service- 10:30 a.m.- 12:45 p.m.

  • Hoch-Shanahan Dining Commons
  • No reservation is needed, $10 per person (cash, check or Claremont Cash accepted)

 Commencement- 1:30 p.m.- 3:15 p.m.

  • Speaker: Beth Shapiro
  • Location: Mudd Quadrangle, East Tenth Street and Dartmouth Ave. (There is plenty of seating in the shade, no tickets required)
  • Live stream of Commencement is available Sunday, May 18 at 1:30 p.m.

 Reception- 3:30 p.m.- 4:30 p.m.

  • Platt Campus Center Courtyard