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April 2017

Saturday, April 29, 2017

10 a.m.
Preparatory Division Recital, Frank Center, W. H. Recital Hall, until 11:30 a.m. Sponsored by Department of Music.
1 p.m.
Baseball vs. Notre Dame College (Doubleheader).
1 p.m.
Softball vs. West Virginia State University (Doubleheader).
8 p.m.
Third Annual International Guitar Festival, Martín & Martín Duo, St. Agnes Catholic Church, 106 S. Duke Street, admission by donation. Sponsored by Department of Music.

Sunday, April 30, 2017

1 p.m.
Baseball vs. Notre Dame College (Doubleheader).
1 p.m.
Women’s Lacrosse at University of Virginia’s College at Wise.
1 p.m.
Softball vs. University of Charleston (Doubleheader).
8 p.m.
Third Annual International Guitar Festival, David Russell, Marinoff Theater, general admission is $20, and $15 for seniors and students under age 18. Sponsored by Department of Music.

May 2017

Monday, May 1, 2017

9 a.m.
End of Spring 2017 semester; Grades Due 9 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
Third Annual International Guitar Festival, Festival Participants’ Showcase, Frank Center, W. H. Shipley Recital Hall, admission by donation. Sponsored by Department of Music.

Tuesday, May 2, 2017

All Day
Grades will be available via RAIL (tentative).
8:30 a.m.
Café Society Discussion Group, facilitated by Mike Austin and Art Wineburg, Student Center, Rumsey Room, until 10 a.m. Sponsored by Lifelong Learning Program.

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

12:30 p.m.
Brown Bag Luncheon Lecture, “From Unspeakable Horror to Simple Murder: Write What You Know,” presented by Alan Gibson, Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education, Multipurpose Room, until 2 p.m. Sponsored by Lifelong Learning Program.
6 p.m.
Women for Shepherd Wine Tour and Tasting, Big Cork Vineyards, Rohrersville, Maryland, $30 per ticket, RSVP to mpeterso@shepherd.edu by April 26. Sponsored by the Shepherd University Foundation.

Thursday, May 4, 2017

10 a.m.
144th Commencement, Emeritus Club Reception and Luncheon, honoring alumni who graduated 50 or more years ago, Student Center, by advance reservation. Sponsored by Office of Alumni Affairs and the Shepherd University Alumni Association.

Friday, May 5, 2017

6 p.m.
144th Commencement, Nursing Convocation, Frank Center Theater. Sponsored by the Department of Nursing Education.

Saturday, May 6, 2017

8:15 a.m.
144th Commencement, Teacher Education Reception, Frank Center Plaza. Sponsored by the Department of Education.
9 a.m.
144th Commencement, Pinning of Teacher Education Candidates, Frank Center Theater. Sponsored by the Department of Education.
11 a.m.
144th Commencement, Graduate Ceremony, featuring graduate commencement speaker Dr. John E. Adams ’71 and ’73, Frank Center Theater. By ticket only.
11 a.m.
144th Commencement, Pinning of the Bachelor of Social Work Candidates, Dining Hall, Lower Level. Sponsored by the Department of Social Work.
Noon
144th Commencement, Reception for Graduate Degree Recipients, McCoy Rehearsal Hall, Frank Center.
1 p.m.
Baseball at Fairmont State University (Doubleheader).
1:50 p.m.
144th Commencement, Baccalaureate Ceremony, featuring baccalaureate commencement speaker Fred T. White and honoring President’s Award recipient Michael A. Smith ’89, Butcher Center. By ticket only. • Post-Commencement Reception, Wellness Center, honoring members of the Class of 2017 as Shepherd’s newest alumni, sponsored by the Shepherd University Alumni Association.

Sunday, May 7, 2017

1 p.m.
Baseball vs. Fairmont State University (Doubleheader) Senior Day.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

8:30 a.m.
Café Society Discussion Group, facilitated by Mike Austin and Art Wineburg, Student Center, Rumsey Room, until 10 a.m. Sponsored by Lifelong Learning Program.
Noon
Martinsburg Center Open House and Red Cross Blood Drive, 261 Aikens Center, until 5:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 10, 2017

9 a.m.
9th Annual Aging Well Workshop, “Memory, Legacy, and Remembrance,” Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education, until 4:15 p.m. Cost is $25 or $50 for CEUs; registration required by May 5. Contact Sharon Earl, searl@shepherd.edu, or Dr. Heidi Dobish, hdobish@shepherd.edu. Sponsored by the Department of Psychology and Department of Social Work.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

8:30 a.m.
Café Society Discussion Group, facilitated by Mike Austin and Art Wineburg, Student Center, Rumsey Room, until 10 a.m. Sponsored by Lifelong Learning Program.

Wednesday, May 17, 2017

6:30 p.m.
Screening of “Command and Control,” Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium, followed by a post-film discussion. RSVP to Jody Brumage at jbrumage@shepherd.edu. Cosponsored by Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education and Lifelong Learning Program.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Midnight
Payment Due Date for Summer I and Summer III for Students Registering March 20-May 2 by Noon.

Monday, May 22, 2017

All Day
Summer I and Summer III Classes Begin.
All Day
Add/Drop and Late Registration via RAIL or in Registrar’s Office (Between 8 a.m.-4 p.m.).

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

All Day
Last Day of RAIL Registration for Summer I and/or Summer III for Continuing Students Enrolled for Spring 2017 Semester.
All Day
Add/Drop and Late Registration via RAIL or in Registrar’s Office (Between 8 a.m.-4 p.m.).
8:30 a.m.
Café Society Discussion Group, facilitated by Mike Austin and Art Wineburg, Student Center, Rumsey Room, until 10 a.m. Sponsored by Lifelong Learning Program.

Thursday, May 25, 2017

All Day
Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Pass/Fail Status for Summer I and/or Summer III.

Monday, May 29, 2017

All Day
Memorial Day Holiday. Offices Closed. University will reopen on Tuesday, May 30.

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

All Day
Last Day to Change a Course from Credit to Audit Status for Summer I and/or Summer III.
8:30 a.m.
Café Society Discussion Group, facilitated by Mike Austin and Art Wineburg, Student Center, Rumsey Room, until 10 a.m. Sponsored by Lifelong Learning Program.
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