Commencement/Convocation


2014 Commencement

 

Student/Faculty Line-Up- 2:30 p.m. Gosnell Hall, 1st floor corridor

Ceremony- 3:30-5:30 p.m. - 3:30-5:30 p.m.

College Receptions

School of Mathematical Sciences
Saturday, May 24, 12-2 p.m. - Thomas Gosnell Hall, 2nd Floor/South Wing
Social reception w/limited seating. Sandwich tray, macaroni salad, fresh fruit medley, potato chips, chocolate chip cookies, beverages.
School of Physics and Astronomy
Saturday, May 24, 12-2 p.m. - Thomas Gosnell Hall, 3rd Floor near Atrium
Light lunch - finger sandwiches, fresh fruit, veggies, dessert, beverages. Social reception w/limited seating.
School of Chemistry and Materials Science
Saturday, May 24, 12-2 p.m. - Thomas Gosnell Hall, 1st Floor, 1300/1305
Appetizers, finger sandwiches, desserts, water, coffee, tea. Casual reception w/seating available. Photo booth.
Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science
Saturday, May 24, 12-2 p.m. - Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science Lobby
Light appetizers (hot and cold), desserts, soda, lemonade, coffee, tea. No program/award ceremony. Limited seating.
Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences Saturday, May 24, 12-2 p.m. - Thomas Gosnell Hall, Bruce and Nora James Atrium Finger sandwiches, wraps, fruits, veggies, desserts. No program/awards. Seating available.



For information on RIT commencement, click here.

2012 Commencement Speaker: Bill Nye

Bill Nye, scientist, engineer, comedian, author, and inventor, is a man with a mission: to help foster a scientifically literate society, to help people everywhere understand and appreciate the science that makes our world work. Making science entertaining and accessible is something Bill has been doing most of his life.

Sophia Maggelakis and Bill Nye  
Dean Sophia Maggelakis with Bill Nye   COS Student Delegate Philip Salvaggio