2018 May Day schedule

 
Students participate in traditional Mayday dance

 

Visit the Bluffton University bookstore each day until 5 p.m.
 
 
Friday, May 4
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Sauder Visual Arts Center
  4 p.m. Class of '68 reception and dinner, Marbeck Center
  4:30 p.m. Class of '78 reception and dinner, Sommer Center
  7:30 p.m. May Day Musical, "[title of show]," Yoder Recital Hall
 
Saturday, May 5
  7 a.m. Check-in and registration for May Day Run/Walk, Sommer Center
  8 a.m. - 9 a.m. May Day Run/Walk, Sommer Center (start and finish)
  9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Sauder Visual Arts Center
  9 a.m. Class of '68 coffee and conversation, Marbeck Center Gallery Lounge
  9:30 a.m. Alumni Choir Sing/Student Honors Recital, Yoder Hall
  9:30 - 11:30 a.m. Guided campus tours leave every 30 minutes from Marbeck Center's Kiva and Lincoln Hall mementos can be purchased in the Kiva
  10:30 - 11:15 a.m. Music Department reception, Mosiman Hall
  11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Class of `73 brunch, Houshower House
  11:30 a.m - 1 p.m. Lunch for graduates and alumni class years 2015, 2016, 2017, Burcky Gym
  11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch for alumni class years 1940-2014, Marbeck Center
  1:30 p.m. May Day Ceremony, Centennial Lawn
  2:30 p.m. Class of 2018 reception on Centennial Lawn. Introduce your family to faculty and enjoy May Day cupcakes.
  2:30 p.m. Class of '68 conversation in Musselman Library reading room
  2:30 - 3:30 p.m. Science and mathematics reception for alumni and graduates/families, Shoker 
  2:30 - 4:30 p.m. Guided campus tours leave every 30 minutes from Marbeck Center's Kiva and Lincoln Hall mementos can be purchased in the Kiva
  3 - 4:30 p.m. Retirement reception/open house for Dr. James M. Harder, president, Yoder Recital Hall lobby
  3 - 6 p.m. Ultimate Frisbee, library green
  5:30 p.m. Pi Delta Society Banquet, The Commons
  7:30 p.m. May Day Musical, "[title of show]," Yoder Recital Hall
 
Sunday, May 6
  10:30 a.m. Baccalaureate, Founders Hall
  1 - 5 p.m. Annual Juried Student Exhibition, Sauder Visual Arts Center
  2 p.m. Commencement, Sommer Center