Archive for Friday, May 17, 2002

KU announces graduation schedule

May 17, 2002


Here is a listing of events associated with Kansas University's commencement this weekend. The list was provided by University Relations.


2 p.m. to 4 p.m.: Reception for graduating nontraditional students, English Room, Kansas Union.

3:30 p.m. to 5 p.m.: Reception for graduating international students, Kansas Room, Kansas Union.

4 p.m. to 6 p.m.: School of Business recognition for bachelor's degree candidates and hooding for master's degree candidates, Lied Center.


8:30 a.m.: School of Journalism graduate recognition and master's degree hooding ceremony, Lied Center.

8:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.: Reception for chancellor's student award recipients, Kansas Room, Kansas Union.

9 a.m.: School of Allied Health recognition ceremony, Memorial Hall, 600 N. Seventh St., Kansas City, Kan.

10 a.m. to 11 a.m.: College Graduate Division master's hooding, Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall.

10:30 a.m.: School of Fine Arts convocation, Lied Center.

10:30 a.m.: School of Nursing brunch for graduates and families, Murphy courtyard, KU Med Center, Kansas City, Kan.

11 a.m.: School of Nursing recognition ceremony, Memorial Hall, 600 N. Seventh St., Kansas City, Kan.

11 a.m. to noon: Phi Beta Kappa initiation, Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union.

Noon: Phi Beta Kappa initiates reception, Big 12 Room, Kansas Union.

12:30 p.m. to 2 p.m.: School of Allied Health and School of Graduate Studies brunch for graduates and families, Murphy courtyard, KU Med Center, Kansas City, Kan.

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: Program and reception for graduating seniors who have completed the University Honors program and for University Scholars, Summerfield/Watkins-Berger Scholars, National Merit scholars and Chancellor's Club scholars, Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall.

1 p.m. to 3 p.m.: School of Education convocation, Lied Center.

2 p.m. to 3 p.m.: School of Medicine graduation brunch for graduates and their families, Murphy courtyard, Med Center, Kansas City, Kan.

4 p.m.: Graduate School doctoral hooding, Lied Center.

6 p.m.: Multicultural graduation banquet, Kansas Union Ballroom.

6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.: School of Pharmacy senior recognition and pharmacy hooding, Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall.

7 p.m.: School of Medicine hooding and awards, Lied Center.

7 p.m. to 9 p.m.: Division of Biological Sciences graduate recognition, honors and awards reception, Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union.


8 a.m.: School of Engineering recognition and awards ceremony, Lied Center.

9 a.m. to 11 a.m.: Environmental Studies Program graduate recognition and honors reception, environmental studies building, 517 W. 14th St.

9:30 a.m.: Department of Human Development and Family Life recognition for students receiving bachelor of arts degrees and BGS degrees, Courtyard between Dole and Haworth halls.

9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.: Speech-Language-Hearing undergraduate and graduate recognition ceremony, room 110, Budig Hall.

10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.: Bachelor of Social Welfare recognition, Woodruff Auditorium, Kansas Union.

10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.: School of Law hooding, Lied Center. Brunch follows, Green Hall lawn. Tickets required for both events.

10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.: Class of 2002 Commencement lunch, chancellor's residence, 1532 Lilac Lane. Program begins 11:30 a.m.

11 a.m. to noon: College of Liberal Arts and Sciences recognition for students graduating with distinction and highest distinction, Crafton-Preyer Theatre, Murphy Hall.

11:30 a.m.: School of Architecture and Urban Design brunch, ballroom, Kansas Union.

Noon to 1:15 p.m.: School of Social Welfare hooding for MSW candidates, Lied Center.

2 p.m.: Commencement participants assemble on Memorial Drive.

2:30 p.m.: Commencement procession begins.


10 a.m. to noon: Joint Service commissioning ceremony, Kansas Union ballroom.

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