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Senior Week and Additional Events


Karrie Heartlein

Director of Government & Community Relations

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



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Senior Week and Additional Events

Check out the lineup of Senior Week activities and additional Commencement events!

Tuesday, June 2

Senior's Farewell Tour of Downtown

7:00 p.m.: Baked
7:30 p.m.: Sidetrax
8:30 p.m.: Seminary Street Pub
9:30 p.m.: Iron Spike
10:30 p.m.: Cherry Street Bar
11:30 p.m.: Duffy's

Wednesday, June 3

10:30 a.m.: Vans leave for Green Oaks (depart from front of SMC)
Cost: $8 (includes sack lunch, access to kayaks and canoes, and transportation)
3:30 p.m.: Vans return to campus
6:00 p.m.: BBQ with President Amott
9:00 p.m.: Buffalo Wild Wings

Thursday, June 4

10:30 a.m.: Buses leave for Fun City (depart from front of SMC)
Cost: $15 (includes admission to Huck's Harbor, $10 gift card, and bus tansportation)
4:30 p.m.: Buses return from Fun City
6:00 p.m.: Dedication of tree in memory of Ed Allen
9:00 p.m.: Outdoor Movie (The Hangover)(rain location: Kresge)

Friday, June 5

Senior Pumphandle
11:00 a.m.
South Lawn

Senior Toast
Petrovich Atrium, Alumni Hall

Senior Lunch with Faculty
1:00 p.m.
Hard Knox Cafe

Dedication of Plomin Terrace
5:00 p.m.
Plomin Terrace, Alumni Hall

Alumni Council Reception
9:00 p.m.
Cherry Street Bar

Saturday, June 6

Grads Give Back Service Project
9:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.

FYC Lunch
Ferris Lounge

Alumni Council Lunch
Lincoln Room

Phi Beta Kappa Reception
3:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Lincoln Room

Sunday, June 7

Non-Denominational Christian Prayer Service
8:00 a.m.- 8:15 a.m.
Lincoln Room
Sponsored by Intervarsity Christian Fellowship. Gather for a short time of prayer; students, as they feel led, offer a prayer of thanks to God, parents, and friends. Graduating seniors have enough time to pray, chat, and get over to commencement line-up. All are welcome. Contact Sue Hulett for more information.

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