Schedule of Events

Thursday, May 18

5—7 p.m.
Senior Send-Off
Cafeteria and Marty's, Dahl Centennial Union

The Luther College Student Senate and Alumni Office host a memorable evening of music. dancing, conversation, and fun as a prelude to Commencement Weekend. In April, seniors will receive a reminder about the event and a link to an online registration form.

Friday, May 19

7:30 p.m.
Friday Showcase Concert
Center for Faith and Life, Main Hall

Nordic Choir—Kenneth Fulton, conductor
Symphony Orchestra—Daniel Baldwin
, conductor

Saturday, May 20

9:30 a.m.
Nurse Pinning Ceremony
Jenson-Noble Hall of Music, Noble Recital Hall

10 a.m.—12 p.m.
Social Work Program Celebration
Farwell Hall, Helen Farwell Lounge

10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Education Department Senior Recognition Open House
Center for the Arts, Atrium

10:30 a.m.
Senior Athlete Recognition Ceremony
Center f
or Faith and Life, Main Hall

11 a.m.—1 p.m.
All-College Luncheon
Dahl Centennial Union, Cafeteria

1:30 p.m.
Saturday Showcase Performance
Center for Faith and Life, Main Hall

Concert Band—Joan deAlbuquerque, conductor
Jazz Orchestra—Juan Tony Guzmán '90, conductor

4-5 p.m.
Senior Art Exhibition Reception
Center for the Arts,
Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery

4-6 p.m.
Diversity Center Graduation Reception
Center for the Arts, Atrium

8 p.m.
Center for Faith and Life, Main Hall
Preacher: Mike Blair, campus pastor
Choir: Collegiate Chorale

Guests are to be seated by 7:45pm. Graduates wear their caps and gowns, and will process and sit together as a class. The celebratory worship service includes hymns, choir anthems, prayers and blessings for graduates and their families. Rooted in the college’s Lutheran Christian heritage and our confidence in God’s care for all people of the earth, this ecumenical service includes prayer petitions that celebrate the diversity of religious traditions represented in the graduating class. A freewill offering will be taken and designated to local and global charities in honor of the senior class.

The ceremony will be streamed live and archived at Audio recordings of the service are available upon request from the Office of College Ministries, [email protected]edu or (563) 387-1040.

Sunday, May 21

10 a.m.
Carlson Stadium
John Nunes
Theologian and former Director of Lutheran World Relief

Click to view Live Stream

Tickets are required. Please be seated by 9:45 a.m.

10:30 a.m.—2 p.m.
Commencement Brunch ($9.75)
Dahl Centennial Union, Cafeteria
No reservations required