The College of Agricultural and Life Sciences would like to be the first to celebrate the accomplishments of our May 2018 graduates and welcome all of you into the CALS alumni community! We are extending an invitation to the CALS Pre-Commencement Reception.
You, your family, and your friends are invited to the CALS Pre-Commencement Celebration occurring on May 12, 2018 preceding the 12:00 p.m. Commencement ceremony. The reception will be begin at 9:30 a.m. at Allen Centennial Garden. This event will be an opportunity to celebrate with your fellow classmates and learn how to stay connected with CALS long after leaving campus; the Wisconsin Agricultural and Life Sciences Alumni Association will be there to celebrate with you. Light refreshments will be provided.
At approximately 10:45 a.m. we will begin the CALS ceremonial march from Allen Centennial Garden to Camp Randall. Graduates interested in walking with their classmates to Commencement will gather for a picture and then walk to Camp Randall. We will walk to Camp Randall going down Linden Dr., over the pedestrian bridge to Old University, and then down Randall.
The Commencement website (https://commencement.wisc.edu/) has information that you should share with your guests related to a shuttle and map (also attached), accessibility accommodations, inclement weather policies, and carry-in policies. Any guest needing accessible seating and any guests needing to know what can and what cannot be brought into Camp Randall should read this information.
Date: May 12, 2018
Time: 9:30 – 10:45 a.m.
Location: Allen Centennial Garden
Your RSVP is requested to ensure adequate refreshments are available for all guests.
To learn more about the CALS alumni community, please visit http://www.cals.wisc.edu/alumni-friends/ We wish you the best as you finish your final semester and look forward to seeing you at Commencement!