OPAL COMMENCEMENT WEEKEND EVENTS JUNE 2019
Celebrate with us in commemorating the Class of 2019!
Lorna C. Hill ’73 Black Graduation and Awards Celebration
Friday, June 7 • 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Class of 1953 Commons
The Lorna C. Hill '73 Graduation, Kente Stole, and Awards Celebration is a culminating recognition celebration for graduating seniors who identify as part of the Black community. During the Kente Stole Ceremony, students are initiated into the Black Alumni of Dartmouth Association (BADA) and stoles are received by students to wear during the campus-wide commencement ceremony.
First Generation and/or Low Income (FGLI) Graduation Celebration
Saturday, June 8 • 1:00 to 3:00 pm
Shabazz Center for Intellectual Inquiry – Front Lawn
The First Generation and/or Low Income Graduation Celebration celebrates First Generation students at the culmination of their undergraduate career. This is a time for celebration with friends, family, and community members as well as a space for students to come together and applaud each other as they look towards the future and reflect on their First Gen experiences.
¡Si Se Pudo! Latinx Graduation Ceremony
Saturday, June 8 • 6:00 to 8:00 pm
Moore Hall Plateau
Latinx Graduation is a time and space to recognize graduating students in the Latinx, Hispanic, and Caribbean student communities. Family, friends, and loved ones are invited to celebrate graduates and students are given community stoles and flag pins to wear during the campus-wide commencement ceremony. This event also marks our students' welcome to the Dartmouth Association of Latinx Alumni (DALA).
Pan Asian Family & International Student Graduation Reception
Sunday, June 9 • 12:30 to 2:00 pm
This year, we invite international students and students from our Pan Asian community to join together in a reception immediately following Commencement. We hope to offer students, their families, and other loved ones an opportunity to celebrate graduating students' accomplishments together before they return to their respective communities and countries.
For accommodations and/or more information, email [email protected].