Receptions

Commencement Celebration

Wednesday, May 27, 4:00-7:00 PM

For graduating students, their families and friends, this reception recognizes your contributions, dedication and accomplishments in a casual celebratory setting.  It is open to the entire HSPH community.

The Celebration begins with a Universal Welcome oration followed by an awards ceremony and concludes with a reception co-hosted by the Office of Alumni Affairs, the Office of Diversity and the Office for Student Affairs.

Awards will be presented at this event and though acknowledged during the Commencement ceremony, they will not be presented there.

Located under the commencement tent in the Kresge Courtyard, students and their guests will have the opportunity to thank and bid farewell to classmates, colleagues, faculty and staff from the School.

Beverages (beer and wine) and hors d’oeuvres will be served.

Commencement Day Reception

Thursday, May 28, immediately following the ceremony

For graduates and their guests, this formal reception celebrates the students’ commencement of their work in public health.

Located in the Kresge Cafeteria, magnificent displays of food, beverages and desserts are offered to graduates and their guests.