News Briefs

News Briefs

Brigid Edmunds, Assistant News Editor

Beyond GI Joe: The contemporary college student veteran – On Friday and Saturday, May 3, 4 in the Latour Room, Nazareth Student Center, this seminar will include a student veteran panel discussion, workshops, and sessions on higher education and mental health. The cost is $100 for the entire program or $75 per day.  For more information, contact Lauren Williams, director of military and veteran services: [email protected]


Flapjack Fest – On Tuesday, April 30, faculty and staff will serve breakfast to students on the the eve of final exams from 8 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. All-you-can-eat pancakes, eggs, sausage, and other breakfast fare will be served and is free to all students. For more information, contact Callie Frieler, interim director of student activities and leadership development: [email protected]


Final Exams – Final examinations begin Tuesday, April 30 and end Saturday, May 4. The final exam schedule can be found online at
Commencement Weekend Schedule
Saturday, May 11
1 p.m.: Graduate Hooding and Honors Ceremony, Mellow Center for Athletics and Wellness
3:15 p.m.: Undergraduate Hooding and Honors Ceremony, Mellow Center for Athletics and Wellness 
5 p.m.: Celebration of the Eucharist, Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts
6:30 p.m.: Reception, Nazareth Student Center

Sunday, May 12
1 p.m.: Commencement, Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza