Claremont Insider: Claremont Colleges 2010 Commencement Calendar

Sunday, May 9, 2010

Claremont Colleges 2010 Commencement Calendar

The academic year has wound down, and next weekend we say goodbye to another group of graduates from the Claremont Colleges. May they recall their bright college days in Claremont with fondness.

Here's the slate of speakers for next week's commencement ceremonies:

Friday, May 14th

  • Baccalaureate Ceremony
    The Claremont Colleges

    3:30pm - 4:30pm
    Bridges Hall of Music, Pomona College
    150 East Fourth Street, Pomona College
    Please contact the Office of the Chaplains for questions regarding this event.

    Jacqueline Powers Doud, Ph.D., President, Mount St. Mary's College, Los Angeles
    Alumna, Claremont Graduate University

Saturday, May 15th

Sunday, May 16th
  • Pomona College Commencement
    Marston Quad
    Pomona College
    College Ave., between 4th and 6th Streets
    (909) 621-8131

    Commencement speaker:
    Janet Napolitano, U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security, former Arizona governor, former Arizona Attorney General

  • Scripps College

    Elm Tree Lawn
    Scripps College
    345 E. 9th St.
    (909) 607-1870

    Commencement Speaker:
    Speakers: Sue Monk Kidd, New York Times best-selling author, The Secret Life of Bees,; and her daughter Ann Kidd Taylor, co-author, Traveling With Pomegranates.

  • Harvey Mudd College Commencement
    Harvey S. Mudd Quadrangle
    Claremont University Consortium
    East Tenth Street and Dartmouth Avenue
    Claremont, 91711
    (909) 621-8125

    Speaker: Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, longtime president of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC) and advocate for promoting education within underrepresented groups.

Tuesday, May 18