Every two years, alumni reunite on the Pardee RAND campus to celebrate the latest group of graduates. Save the date! June 14-16, 2018 will be Pardee RAND's next Commencement Weekend.
Commencement Weekend 2018: Preliminary Schedule
Additional details will be included here as they become available.
Thursday, June 14: Welcome Networking Mixer for Alumni and New Graduates
Location: Restaurant to be announced
5:00–7:00 p.m.: Kick off the weekend connecting with fellow and soon-to-be alumni over drinks and appetizers
Friday, June 15: Policy Program & Celebratory Dinner
Location: RAND 3rd Floor Courtyard
4:00–5:00 p.m.: Welcome Reception
5:00–6:00 p.m.: Policy Program
6:30 p.m.: Celebratory Dinner including presentation of the 4th Biennial Alumni Leadership Award
Saturday, June 16: Commencement Ceremony & Celebratory Reception
Location: RAND 1st Floor Courtyard
10:00 a.m.: Commencement Ceremony
Join us in celebrating the confirmation of our newest Ph.D. candidates. Reception to follow for graduates and ceremony attendees.