Senior Week Schedule of Events

Wednesday, April 30, 2014  
4:30 - 5:15 p.m. Wine & Cheese Reception
The Atrium, Colket Center
  • Hosted by the Alumni Association
  • Only Seniors are invited to attend this event (license/I.D.'s required)
  • Attire: coat/tie, dress
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Senior Recognition Dinner
Wortmann Ballroom, Colket Center
  • Special Guest Speaker
  • Only seniors are invited to attend this event
  • Attire: coat/tie, dress

Thursday, May 1, 2014  
2:00 - 4:00 p.m. 

Senior Class Gift Program Finale Picnic
Cavern and Sutton Terrace

  • Only seniors are invited to attend this event (license/I.D.'s required)
  • Attire: casual
4:00 - 6:00 p.m.

Office of Multicultural Affairs Sash Ceremony
Wortmann Ballroom, Colket Center

7:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Senior Class Cooking Demonstration and Leave Your Mark on Roanoke College
President's Home, 535 N. Market Street

  • Only seniors are invited to attend this event
  • Attire: coat/tie, dress
Note: Please check with your graduate to determine the receptions they plan to attend.
Friday, May 2, 2014
12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Environmental Studies Program Reception

Courtyard, Olin Hall
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Chemistry Department Reception/Light Lunch

Trexler Hall
#372/374

12:00 - 1:30 p.m.

Math, Computer Science, Physics Dept. Reception

Trexler Hall 
Courtyard
12:00 - 2:00 p.m.

Fine Arts Dept. Reception & Art Majors' Closing Reception

Upper Smoyer
Gallery (Olin)

12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Modern Languages Department Reception

Lucas #215/
Roof Garden

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Biology Department Reception

Life Science 
#310

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. 

Business Administration & Economics Reception

Back Quad
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

English Department Reception

Miller Hall Lobby 
1:00 - 2:30 p.m. Psychology Department Reception

Life Science, 
5th floor

1:00 - 2:30 p.m.

Public Affairs Department Reception

Monterey House
1:00 - 2:30 p.m.  Religion/Philosophy Dept. Reception 

Garrett, Colket
Center

1:00 - 2:30 p.m. 

Sociology Department Reception

Trout Hall, #106
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.  Health & Human Performance Dept. Reception


Hall of Fame, Bast #216

2:30 - 3:30 p.m. 

Phi Beta Kappa Initiation & Reception

Antrim Chapel 
4:30 p.m. 


Roanoke College Baccalaureate 
(All graduates and guests are encouraged to attend.)

Bast Gym
Immediately following Baccalaureate President's Reception for Graduates & Families

Olin Hall/Smoyer Galleries/Courtyard

5:30 - 7:00 p.m.  Honors Program Reception

New Hall, Room
116

5:30 - 7:30 p.m. 

History Department Reception

212 North Broad
Street 

6:30 - 7:15 p.m. 

Senior Athlete's Reception Bast Gym 
7:30 p.m.  Roanoke College Choir Concert  Salem Baptist Church
103 N. Broad Street
Salem, VA
Saturday, May 3, 2014
8:00 a.m.  Coffee and Pastries 
(All graduates and guests are invited.)
Back Quad
10:00 a.m. 

Roanoke College Commencement 
(In case of inclement weather, the location is the Salem Civic Center.)

The John R. Turbyfill
'53 Quadrangle 
Following Commencement

All graduates and guests are invited for the Celebration Light Luncheon on Back Quad