Commencement 2010 Photo Features
The Senior Send-Off is a fun-filled final fling for the soon-to-be graduates to enjoy one last hurrah with their classmates and faculty members.
Members of the class of 2010 responded gleefully to that traditional photographer's directive when they posed for their official class photo Friday afternoon on Biddle Field.
The Dickinson community, joined by family and friends, saluted the class of 2010 with a traditional class toast.
Honorary-degree recipient Marcia Dale Weary, founder of CPYB, was honored in a special commencement-weekend performance.
Phi Beta Kappa
Fifty members of the Class of 2010 were inducted into Phi Beta Kappa (PBK) during the annual induction ceremony on Saturday.
Senior Athlete Reception
Dickinson honored its graduating student-athletes for their dedication on the field and in the classroom during the annual Senior Athlete Reception.
Graduating Posse scholars were honored during the Posse Graduation ceremony.
Faculty and administrators bid fond farewell to the class of 2010 during the Bacculareate ceremony.
Class of 2010 graduates received their commissions during the ROTC Commissioning Ceremony on Saturday.
Seven new members were inducted during the 2010 Raven's Claw tapping ceremony.
Honorary Degree Recipients
Honorary degrees were awarded to Paula S. Apsell, senior executive producer of the science television series NOVA; Deborah Bial, president and founder of The Posse Foundation Inc.; Marcia Dale Weary, founder and artistic director of the Central Pennsylvania Youth Ballet; and Newsweek magazine editor Jon Meacham.
Conferring of Degrees
President William G. Durden '71 awarded diplomas to 543 new graduates who descended the steps of Old West to face their future at the 2010 Commencement ceremony.
New graduates gathered for snapshots and farewells following the 2010 Commencement ceremony.