What’s Happening This College Commencement Weekend In Wayne County

By KPass | Earlham College

May 06


Gospel Revs

Commencement Celebration Performance: Soul to Sole

Earlham College presents:  Friday, May 6, 2011; Time: 7:30 pm; Location: Goddard Auditorium, Carpenter Hall. The first part of the evening’s performance features Earlham’s Gospel Revelations Choir in a medley of gospel music to lift your hearts in song. Then Earlham’s student dance organization, Dance Alloy, takes the stage with dance routines featuring graduating seniors.


Earlham College Commencement Ceremonies & Baccalaureate

Location: ***Indoors in the Shuckman Performance Gymnasium in the Athletics and Wellness Center. due to rain.  The commencement ceremonies will be broadcast live on the Earlham events website for those who cannot attend. Baccalaureate begins at 10:30 a.m. and Commencement begins at 2:30 p.m.Ticket/Registration Information.  Admission is free, but tickets are required when the event is held indoors.  Contact Lynn Knight for more information.

Tales From The Departed Last Fall

Brought To You By The Wayne County Historical Museum

Tales From the Civil War Departed at the Earlham Cemetery, from 1- 5pm.  Come enjoy stories from “ghosts” in period clothing who speak from beyond about their lives and stories of the Civil War, as former members of the Wayne County community. For more information contact the museum.

Indiana Vocational Technical College Commencement Ceremonies

Ivy Tech Community College Richmond will hold their Commencement on Sat, May 7, from 1:30pm – 3:30pm.  It will be held at the Tiernan Center, 380 Hub Etchison Pkwy, Richmond , IN 47374 (Richmond High School).

Congratulations to all the graduates for your hard work and dedication getting to this place.  (And welcome back to those who will visit from “beyond” at the Earlham Cemetery on Saturday).

About the Author

Karole Passmore is a freelance writer who enjoys writing articles and short stories, interviewing local people, and researching non-fiction subject matter– preferably historical. Graduate of RHS, Ivy Tech Richmond, and Earlham College– with a major in History, Karole has spent most of her life in Wayne County and enjoys the quaint atmosphere of a small town.