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Facts About Whitman's Commencement Ceremony
WHEN: Sunday, May 21, 2017 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: The 2017 Commencement speaker is social activist and alumna Dr. Wanjiru Kamau-Rutenberg '01.
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.