Weekend

Friday, May 22, 2020

7:00pm–8:15pm

Asian Pacific Islander (API) Graduation Ceremony

Asian Pacific Islander (API) Graduation Ceremony

Alumnae/i of Asian and Pacific descent (APAVC) and faculty will join seniors to offer congratulations and mark their transition to the world outside Vassar. This annual ceremony welcomes the seniors to the Vassar alumnae/i community. Red satin stoles are mailed to identifying seniors.

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Asian Pacific Islander (API) Graduation Ceremony Program (PDF)

Saturday, May 23, 2020

10:30am–12:00pm

Awarding of Prizes

Awarding of Prizes

Presented by the Dean of the College and the Dean of Studies. The senior prize recipients will be awarded scholarship prizes and awards. Recipients will be notified in advance.

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Awarding of Prizes Ceremony Program (PDF)

12:00pm–1:15pm

Latinx Student Union (LSU) Sarape Ceremony

Latinx Student Union (LSU) Sarape Ceremony

Alumnae/i of Latinx descent and faculty will join identifying seniors for a celebration marking their transition to the world outside Vassar. This annual ceremony is organized and hosted with the Latinx Student Union and welcomes students to the Latinx alumnae/i community. Sarapes are mailed to identifying seniors.

Watch the video

Latinx Student Union (LSU) Sarape Ceremony Program (PDF)

1:45pm–3:00pm

AAAVC Kente Cloth Ceremony

AAAVC Kente Cloth Ceremony

Members of the African American Alumnae/i (AAAVC) and faculty will celebrate Black seniors at the annual Kente Cloth ceremony and officially welcome them to the alumnae/i community. Kente cloths are mailed to identifying seniors.

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AAAVC Kente Cloth Ceremony Program (PDF)

4:00pm

Baccalaureate Service

Baccalaureate Service

The Baccalaureate Service, sponsored by the Council of ALANA Seniors and celebrating the 30th anniversary this year, is rooted in the traditions of the African diaspora, and celebrates faith in recognition of academic achievement. It takes a multicultural approach to acknowledge the diversity of the community at Vassar. Open to the entire community of graduates and families.

Watch the video

Baccalaureate Service Program (PDF)

Sunday, May 24, 2020

12:00pm

Virtual Department Reception Contacts

Students and their families have been invited to receptions of their departments. Below is a list of reception organizers if you have questions or would like to be invited.

Congratulations!

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