Sunday, May 21, 2017
Commencement Morning Events – University Convocation
Convocation Robing and Line-Up
Peter B. Lewis Building Lounge
Light breakfast will be provided
Processional march to Veale Convocation Center
8:45 a.m. – 9:05 a.m.
Weatherhead School Faculty marshals will lead the procession of students from Peter B Lewis building to the Veale Convocation Center. Guests of students are requested to directly go to Veale Convocation Center for guest seating. Guests not seated by 9:15 a.m. will be asked to wait until after the procession clears the aisles
9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Veale Convocation Center
This is a ticketed event. Convocation is for all graduating students of Case Western Reserve University. Each student registered for convocation ceremony will receive up to 2 guest tickets
Commencement Afternoon Events – Weatherhead Diploma Ceremony
Graduates Line Up
1:00 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.
Peter B. Lewis Building (Entry to building limited to Weatherhead graduate students)
Weatherhead Graduate students are requested to check in at PBL Lobby for line up. The Peter B. Lewis building will have access restricted to graduating students only for line up.
Doors open for Guests to Severance Hall
Doors open to guests at Severance Hall. Guests with tickets only will be allowed to enter the hall. Students registered to attend the diploma ceremony will receive up to 3 tickets for the event.
Processional march to Severance Hall
Weatherhead faculty marshals will lead the processional march of the graduating students from the Peter B. Lewis Building to Severance Hall. Friends and family of students are requested to directly go to Severance Hall for guest seating.
Weatherhead Diploma Ceremony
2:30 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Severance Hall, 11001 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland OH 44106
Speaker: Michael E. Gibbons
4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
Peter B. Lewis Building
Celebrating the success and achievements of the newest alumni of Weatherhead School of Management with their families and friends.
Diplomas will be mailed out to students who are unable to participate in the Weatherhead diploma ceremony on May 21, 2017. Any questions about diplomas should be addressed to Mindy Steinberg at firstname.lastname@example.org.