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Other Events & Special Ceremonies - 2014

The events listed below are hosted by individual departments, programs and affinity groups.  For more information about these events, refer to the contact number and email addresses provided.  Please be sure to read about the Major Events of Commencement Weekend and the Diploma Ceremonies following Commencement.

Details listed below are tentative and will be confirmed no later than February 2014.

Thursday, May 8 and Friday, May 9

Noon - 4 p.m.

  • Duke Alumni Association Class Gift Distribution
    Details TBA
    Event contact:  Grace Kohut 

Thursday, May 8

11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
6:30 p.m.
7 - 11 p.m.


Friday, May 9

8:30 a.m.

11 a.m. - Noon

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
  • Duke Global Health Institute:  Master of Science in Global Health Certificate Reception
    Blue Express Cafe, Leon S. Levine Science Research Center (LSRC)
    Event Contact: Agata Rocka Stadiem, (919) 668-4036

Noon - 2 p.m.

12:30 - 2:30 p.m.

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

2 p.m.

2 - 3:30 p.m.

2 - 3:30 p.m.

2 - 4:00 p.m.

  • Art, Art History & Visual Studies Exhibition and Reception
    Reception for Capstone and Graduation with Distinction in Visual Arts Exhibition
    Smith Warehouse, Bay 10, 11 and 12
    Event Contact: Jennfer L. Wang, (919) 684-2224
2
 - 4:00 p.m..

2 p.m.

  • Duke Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy Certificate Commencement Ceremony
    Honoring undergraduates who have completed the Genome Sciences & Policy Certificate or a Program II related to genome sciences & policy
    Reception to follow
    Schiciano  Auditorium, Side A (CIEMAS)

    Event Contact:  Jessica Rowland, (919) 684-5256

2 - 4 p.m.

  • Fuqua School of Business:  Health Sector Management Certificate Ceremony and Reception
    Winter Garden and Reception, Faculty Hall
    Event Contact: Kate Miller, (919) 660-8084                     

2:30  - 3:30 p.m.

  • Policy Journalism & Media Studies Certificate Program Awards Ceremony and Reception
    For recipients of The Policy Journalism and Media Studies Certificate
    Rhodes Conference Room 223, Sanford School of Public Policy
    Event Contact: Shelley Stonecipher, (919) 613-7306

2:30 p.m.

4:30 p.m.

5 - 8 p.m.

5 - 7 p.m.

5 - 7 p.m.

6 - 8 p.m.

  • Distributed Master of Engineering Program Hooding Ceremony
    Schiciano Auditorium, 1464 and 1466, Fitzpatrick Center
    Event Contact:  Staci Thornton, (919) 684-3905

7 - 9 p.m.

7 - 9 p.m.

7 - 10 p.m.

  • School of Medicine Hippocratic Oath Ceremony
    Duke Chapel
    Reception following: Leon S. Levine Science Research Center, Atrium
    Event Contact: Barbara Gentry, (919) 684-6528

7 p.m.

  • Women’s Studies Commencement Celebration and Dinner
    Nelson Music Room & East Duke Parlors, East Duke Building, East Campus
    Event Contact: Kim Carlisle, (919) 684-3770

7:30 - 10 p.m.

 

Saturday, May 10

9 - 11 a.m.

9 a.m.

9 -11 a.m.

9 a.m.

  • Fuqua School of Business: Cross Continent, Global Executive and Weekend Executive MBA Programs Commencement Program
    Commencement Program: Edmund M. Cameron Indoor Stadium (No tickets required)
    Reception: Lafe P. and Rita D. Fox Center
    Event Contacts: Ellen Wilbur, (919) 660-7938 and Melinda Rennaker, (919) 660-7670 

9 a.m.

10 - 11 a.m.

10 - 11 a.m.

10 a.m.

11 a.m.

Noon - 2 p.m.

12:30 - 2 p.m.

1 p.m.

1 p.m.

1 p.m.

1 - 3:15 p.m.

1:30 - 2:30 p.m.

  • Marine Laboratory Reception
    Honoring graduating undergraduate, graduate and professional school students who have attended the Marine Laboratory
    Williams Hall of Science, Leon S. Levine Science Research Center
    Event Contact: Katie Wood, (252) 504-7531

2 p.m.

2 p.m.

2:30 - 5 p.m.

3:30 - 5:30 p.m.

4 p.m.

5 - 10 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

5:30 p.m.

6 p.m.

  • Arts Awards Ceremony
    Presenting student awards in literature and the creative, performing, and visual arts
    The Marketplace, East Campus Union Building.
    Event Contacts: Gail Hignight, (919) 684-4545 and Tracie Canada, (919) 684-3465

6 p.m.

6 - 9 p.m.

6:30 - 8:15 p.m.

7:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 11

Noon - 2:30 p.m.

  • Markets and Management Studies Certificate Distribution and Reception
    Von Canon Hall, Bryan Center
    Event Contact:  Bonnie Stevenson, (919) 660-5763