Interfaith Baccalaureate Convocation
Friday, May 5th, 2017
Dan and Ada Rice Center
Eligible Benedictine University May and August 2017 bachelor's degree candidates are invited to participate in the Interfaith Baccalaureate Convocation.
During the hooding ceremony as part of the Convocation, a faculty or staff member, who has been specifically asked to, will place a hood for the first time over the shoulders of a student. The hooding is the symbolic passing of the knowledge and methods of the disciplines and the liberal arts to the student.
Participating students should arrive by 6:45 p.m. with their academic apparel.
If you wish to participate in the Interfaith Baccalaureate Convocation please fill out the Response Card by providing the name of the faculty/staff member you have asked to hood you located on the Steps for Graduation tab. Also, please verify with your faculty/staff member that they will participate at the Convocation. For any additional questions please email Jenny Janis at email@example.com
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