4 p.m. - McIver Ampitheater
The Class Day Picnic will immediately follow the ceremony in the Belk Courtyard. To order tickets, return the Class Day Picnic Ticket Order Form by April 23, 2014.
Baccalaureate Worship Service
11 a.m. - Jones Auditorium
Speaker: Nancy Hastings Sehested, co-pastor of the Circle of Mercy Congregation, Asheville, N.C.
Baccalaureate is a celebration and spiritual reflection for graduates as they transition from their college years to the next phase of life. A special invitation is extended to families and guests to join graduates for this service.
Reception for Graduates and Families
4-5 p.m. - Johnson Hall Rotunda
Graduates and their families are invited to celebrate with the campus community prior to the commencement ceremony. Light refreshments will be served.
7 p.m. - J.S. Dorton Arena, N.C. State Fairgrounds
Speaker: Susan Mboya, Coca-Cola executive and Zawadi Africa Educational Fund founder