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Volunteers Needed: Commencement Honors Marshals & Name Reader
Event Type: University Service

No registrations accepted. The date of this event has passed.

This event is open to:
Classified Staff, Faculty, Teaching Academic Staff, Non-Teaching Academic Staff

Date: Monday, May 13, 2013
Time: 6:15 PM - 8:45 PM
Location: Zelazo, Helen Bader Concert Hall

The Commencement Honors Ceremony is a one-hour ceremony for all graduating seniors with high GPA's (3.5 or above). It is a recognition ceremony that is attended by graduating seniors, their family and friends, the Chancellor, Provost, and School/College Deans or other representatives. The Commencement Honors Ceremony is at 7:30pm. The ceremony lasts about one hour.

Marshal & Name Reader duties include:
1. Reading students names as they walk across the stage. We ask that one marshal volunteer for this.
2. Assist students with lining up according to school/college.
3. Lead students to stage for processional.
4. Assist students with stage logistics during award distribution and recognition.
5. Lead students from stage for recessional.
6. Any other logistical and/or directional duties as needed to help the ceremony run smoothly.

Marshals will be given directions before the event in the form of a short orientation meeting. This event counts as University Service.

For more information or to request special accommodations, contact: Paul Rediske, 229-5586 .

 


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