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Commencement Week Activities

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Tell us about it at commencement@eou.edu or at 541-962-3607


On Friday, June 12th, 2020, there will be one rehearsal (time will be announced shortly) in preparation for the June 13th Ceremony.
Although rehearsal is optional, participants are strongly encouraged to attend.  There are a number of changes to this years ceremony and rehearsal is an opportunity to become familiar with the layout of commencement, as well as what will be expected the following day.

Date to be determined

5:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Oregon State University Spring Awards BBQ
Riverside Park – Riverside Pavilion – 3501 N Spruce St, La Grande, OR 97850

Come and celebrate the scholarship and club award winners as well as meet the new OSU Ambassadors!
The OSU AG & NR Program will provide the main course. Please bring a side dish if possible. 

Sign-up sheet at the front desk – BH 205 for anyone that can bring a side.

Thursday, June 11th

4:00 pm – Sigma Theta Tau Induction Ceremony – Loso Hall Foyer (EOU campus) 

This is an event to honor the students who are being inducted into the Nursing Honor Society – Sigma Theta Tau International.
Your family and friends are cordially invited to attend this special celebration.

Friday, June 12th

9:00 am – Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi Induction Ceremony & Reception – Hoke 339

10:00 am – OHSU Annual Convocation & Awards Ceremony – McKenzie Theatre (EOU Campus)

Academic achievements of students, recipients of particular awards and nursing pins are presented during this event.
A reception, hosted by the OHSU School of Nursing faculty and staff, will follow the convocation.
Your family and friends are cordially invited to attend this special celebration.

1:30 pm – EOU Student Awards Assembly – McKenzie Theatre in Loso Hall. Reception follows in Lobby.

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm – Online/OnSite Graduation Celebration – 3rd Floor Hoke Union Building – Room 339
Livestream available at livestream.com/eou/special.

Information and RSVP Sign Up – 2020 Online/On-Site Graduation Celebration
Questions? EOU Online Advising – online@eou.edu or 541-962-3378

6:00 pm  – 8:00 pm – Multicultural/International Graduation Celebration – Hoke Main Lounge, Hoke 2nd Floor

Information and RSVP Sign Up –  International & Multicultural Graduation Reception
Questions? Multicultural Center – 541-962-3741 

Saturday, June 13th

8:00 AM – 9:20 Ceremony Check-in 

10:00 AM  Commencement Ceremony