Commencement 2011

Here are the addresses delivered at the 2013 Commencement ceremony:

President Thomas C. Galligan Jr.:

President's Charge to the Class of 2013

Commencement Address by Natural Sciences Professor William A. Thomas, recipient of the 2013 Jack Jensen Award for Excellence in Teaching:

Correspondances: Reflections on a Protein

Commencement Senior Speaker Cory James Schofield:

"The Real World"

Colby-Sawyer College to Celebrate 2014 Commencement

On Saturday, May 10 Colby-Sawyer College will celebrate its 2014 Commencement, recognizing students and other individuals for academic excellence, outstanding contributions to society, and service to the college and community. The ceremony will be held at 10:30 a.m. on the college's front lawn.

Commencement Events

Senior Art Exhibition

April 24 through May 10 - Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, Sawyer Fine Arts Center, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Senior Lunch

Friday, May 9 - Commencement Tent, 11 a.m.

Scholars and Leaders Ceremony

Friday, May 9 - Sawyer Fine Arts Center Theatre, 2 - 3:30 p.m.
For more information contact Ruth Clark, Academic Program Manager, 603-526-3761 or

Nursing Pinning Ceremony

Friday, May 9 - Sawyer Fine Arts Center Theatre, 4:30 - 5:30 p.m.
For more information contact Rachel Parsons, Nursing Department Administrative Assistant, at 603-526-3795 or

Breakfast for the Class of 2014

Saturday, May 10 - Dining Room, Ware Student Center, 8:30 - 9:30 a.m.


Saturday, May 10 - Commencement Tent, Front Lawn, 10:30 a.m.


For a full listing of Commencement Events, visit the Schedule of Events page.
For a full listing of Senior Days events, visit the Senior Days page.