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December 8, 2012 | 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Category: Other
Location: Matthaei Athletic Center
Cost: Free
Audience: Current Graduate Students, Current Undergraduate Students, Staff

Guest Service Team Volunteers - December 2012 Commencement

Saturday, December 8, 2012 -  Matthaei Athletic Center

Volunteers are needed to join the Guest Services Team for the December 2012 Commencement ceremonies. Be a part of the excitement as we celebrate the achievements of our graduating students while welcoming families and friends to the university.

The Guest Services Team is responsible for welcoming guests, collecting tickets, distributing programs, assisting with seating and providing directions.

Following is the December 2012 Commencement Volunteer Schedule. All ceremonies will be held at the Matthaei Athletic Center. Volunteer shifts begin two hours before the start of each ceremony. The morning ceremony begins at 10:00 a.m.; the afternoon ceremony begins at 2:00 p.m.; and the evening ceremony begins at 6:00 p.m.

Volunteer Schedule

CEREMONY I - 8 a.m. to noon

College of Education
College of Fine, Performing and Communication Arts
School of Medicine (Ph.D. and Master's Degree Candidates)
College of Nursing

CEREMONY II -  12 to 4 p.m.

School of Business Administration
College of Engineering
Eugene Applebaum College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
School of Social Work

CEREMONY III - 4 to 8 p.m.

College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
School of Library and Information Science

Volunteers are needed for each ceremony. You can choose to volunteer for one ceremony or all three if your schedule permits. Encourage your colleagues and students to join the fun!

Team members will receive refreshments and a special commencement t-shirt that will serve as the uniform for the day.

Your participation is vital to the success of Commencement and extremely valued. We look forward to hearing from you!

For more information about this event, please contact Candice Fortman at 577-0300.