May 31–June 1, 2013
We look forward to welcoming family and friends of the Bennington Class of 2013 to campus on May 31 and June 1. Come enjoy a weekend of memorable activities celebrating the achievements of this year’s graduates!
Ticket sales for Commencement Dinner are now closed. Please note that no tickets are required if you plan to attend ONLY the graduation ceremony on Saturday, June 1. Seats at the Commencement Ceremony on Saturday morning are first-come, first-served. We recommend arriving early.
Please check back regularly for additional information and updates. We look forward to seeing you on campus this May!
Schedule of Events
Friday, May 31
|Senior Art Show will be on display in the Suzanne Lemberg Usdan Gallery. |
The show will continue through Saturday.
|2:00 pm |
|Senior Dance Performance, Martha Hill Dance Theater |
|3:00 pm ||Dance Reception, Newman Court |
|3:30 pm ||Graduation Concert, Greenwall Auditorium |
|5:00 pm |
|Welcome Reception, Commons Lawn, under the tent |
Refreshments will be served
|6:00 pm |
|Dinner, Commons Lawn, under the tent |
|7:00 pm |
Commencement Addresses, Commons Lawn, under the tent
Elizabeth Coleman, President
Jason Moon, Senior Class Speaker
Commencement Speaker TBD
|9:00 pm ||Senior Party, Student Center |
All graduates and their
families are welcome
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Saturday, June 1
|8:30 am |
|Coffee Hour with Dean Isabel Roche, Student Center |
|10:00 am |
|Conferring of Degrees, Pioneers’ Quadrangle (rain location: under the tent) |
A reception under the tent will follow