2016 May Day schedule

 
Students participate in traditional Mayday dance

 

Visit the Bluffton University bookstore each day until 5 p.m.
 
Thursday, May 5
  7:30 p.m. May Day Musical, Curtains  Founders Hall
  9 a.m.-5 p.m. Making My Way art exhibit by Gregg Luginbuhl '71, Sauder Visual Arts Center
 
Friday, May 6
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Making My Way art exhibit by Gregg Luginbuhl '71, Sauder Visual Arts Center
  4:30 p.m. Class of '66 reception and dinner, Marbeck Center
  4:30 p.m. Class of '56 reception and dinner, Sommer Center
  7:30 p.m. May Day Musical, Curtains  Founders Hall
 
Saturday, May 7
  7 a.m. Check-in and registration for May Day Run/Walk, Sommer Center
  7:30 - 9:00 a.m. Class of 1956 and 1966 breakfast at Maple Crest on Augsburger Rd
  8 a.m. - 9 a.m. May Day Run/Walk, Sommer Center (start and finish)
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Making My Way art exhibit by Gregg Luginbuhl '71, Sauder Visual Arts Center
  9:30 a.m. Alumni Choir Sing, Yoder Hall
  9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Guided campus tours leave every 20 minutes from Marbeck Center
  10:00 a.m. - noon Meet the artist reception: Gregg Luginbuhl '71, Sauder Visual Arts Center
  10:45 - 11:15 a.m. Student Honors Recital, Yoder Recital Hall
  11:30 a.m - 1 p.m. Lunch for graduates and alumni class years 2000-15, Burcky Gym
  11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch for alumni class years 1940-99, Marbeck Center
  1:30 p.m. May Day Ceremony, Centennial Lawn
  2:30 p.m. Class of 2016 reception on the lawn. Introduce your family to faculty and enjoy graduation cake.
  2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Guided campus tours leave every 20 minutes from Marbeck Center
  2:45 - 3:15 p.m. Faculty Showcase: Understanding "King Lear" by Dr. Cynthia Bandish, Musselman Library Reading Room
  3:30 - 5:00 p.m. The King  original theatrical performance by John Basinger '56, Ramseyer Auditorium
  5:30 p.m. Pi Delta Society Banquet, The Commons
  7:30 p.m. May Day Musical, Curtains  Founders Hall
 
Sunday, May 8
  10:30 a.m. Baccalaureate, Founders Hall
  2 p.m. Commencement, Sommer Center