Commencement 2017

Commencement Schedule


Karrie Heartlein

Director of Government & Community Relations

2 East South Street

Galesburg, IL 61401-4999



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Commencement Weekend, June 2-4, 2017

We have a variety of exciting events lined up for Commencement weekend, including fireworks, Senior Pumphandle, a dessert reception with the President, and a picnic lunch after the Commencement ceremony. See the schedule below. Check back often, since these pages are updated as more information becomes available.

Also check out the senior week schedule.

June 2

11 am—Senior Pumphandle
Noon—Senior Toast followed by Senior Lunch with Faculty
2 am—Commencement Rehearsal (mandatory for all graduates participating in ceremony)

June 3

1-5 pm—Special receptions for first generation graduates, senior prizes and awards, and Phi Beta Kappa inductees. Families welcome to attend with their graduate.
5 pm—Knox-Galesburg Symphony Concert on the Lawn (Concessions available for purchase)
7:30-9:15 pm—President's Dessert Reception & Fireworks after dark

June 4

10 am—Commencement
Noon—Post-Commencement Luncheon. Tickets available for purchase.

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