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Senior Week Events

April 29, 2012

(May 9-12)  

Wednesday, May 9 

~Graduation Practice: 1 p.m. @ the Dawson Center          
~Pool Party: 7 p.m.-9p.m. @ the Dawson Center
Come out to have fun with your peers one last time before you become graduates! 

Thursday, May 10          
~Graduation Practice: 1 p.m. @ the Dawson Center       
~Senior Field Day "Clash of the Majors": 3:30 p.m. @ Pecan Grove
Field day will feature competitions in kickball, dodge ball, tug-of-war, and a water balloon fight.  

Friday, May 11         
~Graduation Practice: 10 a.m. @ the Dawson Center         
~Baccalaureate Service: 2 p.m. @ St. Philip's Chapel 
~Senior Drop-In: 5 p.m.-7 p.m. @ the Student Center
Seniors will receive their graduation gift at this event, and they will also be able to acknowledge any faculty or staff member who has inspired, mentored, or influenced them throughout their matriculation at Voorhees. Please submit the name of the faculty or staff member you would like to acknowledge by Friday, May 4 to Teesa Brunson (tbrunson@voorhees.edu). Information will be provided to seniors on creating resumes and improving public speaking skills.  A Senior Toast will also take place, and there will be food and music.

Saturday, May 12 (The Big Day) 
~Commencement: 10 a.m. @ the Dawson Center (YOU MADE IT!!!!!)  ~A reception will immediately follow in Massachusetts Hall Auditorium that will feature the first Alumni Chapter Roundup with participating alumni chapters set up on the stage. Alumni chapters will be here to recruit you to join an alumni chapter.

For more information on these events, contact Teesa Brunson at 803-780-1194 or at tbrunson@voorhees.edu.