The following is a tentative schedule for Grad Weekend:
Friday, May 10, 2013
· Evening: Parents Night at the Axe ft. Signal Hill
Saturday, May 11, 2013
· Afternoon: Golf Tournament for Grads and Parents
· Evening: BBQ/Dinner at the Axe
Sunday, May 12, 2013
· Morning: Baccalaureate Service
· Afternoon: Convocation - Faculty of Theology and Faculty of Arts
· Evening: Banquet for Grads and Parents, Post-Banquet Reception at the Axe
Monday, May 13, 2013
· Morning: Convocation - Faculty of Pure and Applied Science
· Afternoon: Convocation - Faculty of Professional Studies
· Evening: Formal for Grads
All of the aforementioned events will be taking place on the Acadia campus with the exception of the Golf Tournament, which is planned to take place at the Ken-Wo Golf Club. If you are planning on staying in Wolfville for the weekend you should consider staying on campus as most other places in the area are completely booked. To book a room on-campus please visit http://convocation.acadiau.ca/campus-accommodations.html
Tickets for the grad week events will be going on sale the first week of February at Grad Fair.
Please keep the following link to the convocation website, which will be updated periodically as details are finalized: http://convocation.acadiau.ca/home.html. Hopefully it will be able to answer any questions you may have.
OTHER IMPORTANT DATES
February 4-8: Cajun's Grad Ring Sale
February 7: Grad Fair in SUB / Elections for Valedictorian and Cap & Gown Speaker
February 19: Light & Lens deadline to have photo retouched in yearbook
March 6: Deadline to submit photo to yearbook if not taken by Light & Lens
March 28: Light & Lens deadline to have photo in yearbook
April 6: Light & Lens deadline to have prints by convocation
2013 GRAD CLASS EXECUTIVE
Our office is located in room 625 of the OldSUB.
President - Becca Webster
Vice President - Alana Rumbolt
Treasurer - Hillary Wheeler
Secretary - Megan Mahoney
Calling all third year students! Will you be graduating from Acadia in 2014? Consider running for a Grad Class Executive position (President, Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer). The nomination form is available at the Info Booth and are due by Friday, March 15th. You can email a copy to Megan Mahoney (see email above) or drop it off to the Info Desk marked to Megan's attention. Positions will be elected on Monday, March 25th at 5:30pm in the Michener Lounge at a General Meeting of the 2014 Grad Class.