Commencement 2013

Franklin Pierce 2013 Graduation
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2013 Commencement timeline:

Wednesday, April 24, 11 am. to 4 p.m., Commencement Fair, Rindge students, Spagnuolo Hall
Rindge students should pick up their cap and gown on this day.
CGPS students should contact their Center Directors for information regarding distribution of their cap and gown.

Friday, May 10, 3:30 p.m., Awards Convocation for Rindge students, Fieldhouse
Rindge students should line up in front of the Fieldhouse with their cap and gown at 3:10 p.m.

Monday, May 13, 2013, 6.00 p.m. CGPS Graduation Reception, Capitol Center of the Arts, Concord

Thursday, May 16, 3 p.m., Graduation Rehearsal for Rindge students, Fieldhouse

Thursday, May 16, 4:00-6:00 p.m., Senior Toast for Rindge students, Fieldhouse

Friday, May 17, 4 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. Baccalaureate for Rindge students, Fieldhouse
Students should line up outside the Fieldhouse at 3:40 p.m. with their cap and gown.

Friday, May 17, 1p.m. to 3 p.m., Hooding Ceremony for CGPS DA/DPT students, Fieldhouse
CGPS students should contact their Center Directors for more information.

Saturday, May 18, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Commencement
All students should line up inside Marcucella Hall at 9 a.m.

Honorary Degree Recipients: Gary Hirshberg, co-founder of Stonyfield Yogurt; Meg Cadoux Hirshberg, nonfiction writer; Penny Pitou, the first American to win an Olympic medal in downhill skiing; and Lloyd Astmann, outgoing chairman of the board of trustees of Franklin Pierce University are each scheduled to receive a Doctor of Humane Letters. Read more about the recipients.