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Commencement Week 2005
Special Events 

           These events are for selected graduates and their families and are by invitation only.

Thursday, May 5

11 a.m.-- Who¹s Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges award presentations, Mark Clark Hall Auditorium.

Friday, May 6

Military commissioning ceremonies
Summerall Chapel.

8 a.m. -- Army
10 a.m. -- Air Force
6 p.m. -- Navy/Marine
           These ceremonies are for graduates being commissioned into the Armed Forces and their families. A swearing-in ceremony for all branches will take place Saturday morning during commencement exercises. Please, no flash photography or artificial lighting inside the chapel.

Friday, May 6

10:45 a.m. -- Briefing for alumni fathers presenting diplomas. McAlister Field House.

11:15 a.m. -- Legacy Photo (alumni fathers and their cadets), McAlister Field House. Individual and family photos also will be taken.

Noon -- Life membership ceremony for The Citadel Alumni Association, Holliday Alumni Center.

Noon -- Honors Program certificate presentation luncheon, Regimental Commanders' Riverview Room.

IMPORTANT NOTE: The commencement schedule is subject to change on short notice. All commencement participants and attendees are asked to regularly check The Citadel home page headlines and the commencement web pages for changes prior to commencement day.


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