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Facts About Whitman's Commencement Ceremony
WHEN: Sunday, May 24 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
WHERE: Whitman College, Memorial Building South Lawn (345 Boyer Ave.)
WHAT: About 400 students will participate in the Commencement Ceremony in front of an estimated crowd of 4,000 students, family members, faculty, staff and guests.
SPEAKER: Engineering manager for NASA's Mars Exploration Program and former chief engineer for the Curiosity rover mission Rob Manning (story here)
HONORARY DEGREES: TBA
PARKING: Limited parking is available around campus, with additional parking in surrounding residential neighborhoods. Many attendees choose to park downtown and walk to campus.