2005 Commencement Events

Saturday, May 14

SCHOOL CEREMONIES

  • EDUCATION: Doctoral Hooding Ceremony, 3 p.m., Penn Museum, 3260 South St.

  • FELS INSTITUTE OF GOVERNMENT: Ceremony and reception at 5 p.m., Fels Institute of Government, 3814 Walnut St.

Sunday, May 15

UNIVERSITY-WIDE EVENTS

  • BACCALAUREATE CEREMONY:Speaker: Eboo Patel, founder and executive director of Interfaith Youth Core. 1 and 3 p.m. in Irvine Auditorium, 34th and Spruce sts.

SCHOOL CEREMONIES

  • EDUCATION: Continental breakfast at 8 a.m., Philadelphia Marriott, 1201 Market Street. Ceremony at 10 a.m., Philadelphia Marriott.

  • WHARTON UNDERGRADUATE AND EVENING: 9 a.m., Franklin Field, 233 S. 33rd St.

  • ANNENBERG UNDERGRADUATE: Ceremony at 10 a.m., Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center, 3690 Walnut St. Reception in Annenberg Plaza immediately following the ceremony.

  • ENGINEERING: Doctoral Ceremony at 1 p.m., Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center. Reception at Annenberg Plaza, immediately following the ceremony. Masterís Ceremony at 4 p.m., Zellerbach Theatre. Reception at Annenberg Plaza, immediately following the ceremony.

  • WHARTON GRADUATE: Ceremony begins at 1 p.m., Franklin Field. Reception at Jon M. Huntsman Hall, 3730 Walnut St., immediately following the ceremony.

  • LAW: Reception from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Law School, 3400 Chestnut St.

  • MEDICINE: Ceremony at 3 p.m., Grand Ballroom, Philadelphia Marriott. Reception in Franklin Hall, Philadelphia Marriott, immediately following the ceremony.

  • COLLEGE OF GENERAL STUDIES: Ceremony at 4:30 p.m., Hill Field, 33rd and Walnut sts. Reception in Woodlands Ballroom, Inn at Penn, 3600 Sansom St., immediately following the ceremony.

  • WHARTON DOCTORAL: Ceremony and celebration at 5:30 p.m., Huntsman Hall, Eighth Floor.

  • COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES: 7 to 9 p.m., Franklin Field.

Monday, May 16

UNIVERSITY-WIDE EVENTS

  • COMMENCEMENT: Speaker: Kofi Annan. 8:30 a.m. in Franklin Field.

SCHOOL CEREMONIES

  • DESIGN: Luncheon at noon, Meyerson Hall Terrace, 210 S. 34th St. Ceremony at 1:30 p.m., Furness Plaza.

  • NURSING: Reception from noon to 1:30 p.m., Hall of Flags, Houston Hall, 3417 Spruce St. Ceremony at 3 p.m., Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center, Broad and Spruce sts.

  • DENTAL: Ceremony at 1 p.m., Irvine Auditorium. Reception at Robert Schattner Center, 240 S. 40th Street, immediately following the ceremony.

  • GRADUATE ARTS AND SCIENCES: Ceremony at 1 p.m., Hill Square, 33rd and Walnut sts. Reception at Hill College House, 3333 Walnut St., immediately following the ceremony.

  • BIOMEDICAL GRADUATE STUDIES: Ceremony at 1:30 p.m., BRB II/III Auditorium and Lobby, 421 Curie Blvd.

  • SOCIAL WORK: Ceremony at 2 p.m., Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum. Reception at Chinese Rotunda and Upper Egyptian Gallery, following ceremony.

  • VETERIMARY MEDICINE: Ceremony at 2:30 p.m., Zellerbach Theatre, Annenberg Center. Reception at Annenberg Center Plaza, immediately following ceremony.

  • ANNENBERG: Doctoral Ceremony at 3 p.m., Annenberg School, 3620 Walnut St.

  • ENGINEERING: Undergraduate Ceremony at 3 p.m., Franklin Field. Reception at West Towne Lawn and Levine Hall, 3330 Walnut St., immediately following ommencemen.

  • LAW: Ceremony at 3 p.m., Academy of Music, Broad and Locust.

For more, go to www.upenn.edu/commencement/.

Originally published on May 12, 2005