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Alumni Parents

South Carolina Corps of Cadets

FRIDAY, MAY 9

1:45 p.m. Alumni Parents/Grandparents Briefing
This briefing is for alumni parents/grandparents presenting diplomas at the cadet commencement
Place: McAlister Field House
Approx. Running Time: 30 minutes
Suggested Dress: Coat and tie for parents and grandparents (be prepared for photos immediately following the briefing)
Suggested Arrival: Parents and grandparents are asked to arrive no later than 1:35 p.m. in McAlister Field House.
Special Information: Alumni parents and grandparents who will be presenting diplomas to their sons or daughters will meet with the associate provost for academic affairs for special instructions. Information will include a walk-through of the presentations on the stage and details on where to meet, park and when to arrive Saturday morning.
 
2:15 p.m. Corps of Cadets Legacy Photos
Immediately after the briefing for alumni parents/grandparents and their graduates our photographer will take individual diploma presentation photos for the Alumni News magazine, family photos and the Legacy Photo of all alumni parents, grandparents and graduates
Place: McAlister Field House
Approx. Running Time: 45 minutes
Suggested Dress: Coat and tie for gentlemen; full dress with waistplate or sash (no hats) for cadets.
Special Information: Immediately following the briefing for alumni parents/grandparents, individual diploma presentation photos for the Alumni News magazine will begin. Family photos may also be taken at this time. Families are asked to wait in the fieldhouse lobby until the conclusion of the alumni fathers/grandfathers briefing.  

SATURDAY, MAY 10

2:00 p.m. Graduate College Legacy Photo
Alumni parents and graduates will have their photographs taken.
Place: McAlister Field House
Approx. Running Time: 30 minutes
Suggested Dress: Coat and tie for gentlemen; dress or business suit for mothers; cap and gown for graduate.
Special Information: Family photos may also be taken at this time as the legacy group photo of alumni parents and their graduating sons/daughters.