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Schedule of Events

Commencement at Luther College.

Thursday, May 22

5—7:30 p.m.
Senior Send-Off
Hotel Winneshiek, Styer Opera House and Ballroom

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

Friday, May 23

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

Nordic Choir—Allen Hightower, conductor

Symphony Orchestra—Daniel Baldwin, conductor

Saturday, May 24

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

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

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

11 a.m.—1 p.m.
All-College Picnic
($8.50)
Farwell Clearing

Dress comfortably and bring a blanket to sit on. (Rain location: Dahl Centennial Union Dining Hall)

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
Wigley-Fleming Fine Arts Gallery, Center for the Arts

8 p.m.
Baccalaureate

Preacher: Amy Zalk Larson, campus pastor
Center for Faith and Life, Main Hall

Rooted in the college’s Christian tradition, this ecumenical service seeks to celebrate the diversity of the graduating class by incorporating readings and prayers from a variety of religious traditions. Audio recordings of the service are available upon request from the Office of College Ministries (563) 387-1040. A freewill offering is designated to local and global charities in honor of the senior class.

Sunday, May 25

10 a.m.
Commencement

Speaker:The Honorable Tom Harkin
United States Senator for Iowa
Carlson Stadium

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