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Friday, April 23, 2021:


Congratulations Watson Seniors & MPA Students

12:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET
Starr Plaza, 111 Thayer Street, Providence, RI
REGISTER HERE 
Join the Watson Institute in congratulating graduating seniors and MPA students! Undergraduates are invited to stop by for a sweet treat from 12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m., and MPA students are invited from 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. to collect a "swag bag." 


Monday, April 26, 2021:


LACA Undergraduate Research Day

10:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. ET
This event will be held on Zoom, and is open to advisors, faculty, family, and friends.
Register here

During this event, LACA seniors, those who have completed an honors thesis in LACA and those who have submitted a Capstone project without pursuing honors, will present their research. 

LACA Commencement Ceremony

1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. ET
This event will be held on Zoom, and is open to advisors, faculty, family, and friends.
REGISTEr here 

During this event, we will acknowledge our graduating seniors for their college studies at Brown, share our wishes for the future, and announce the concentration awards. 

In-Person LACA Graduation Picture Day

2:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. ET
Starr Plaza, 111 Thayer Street, Providence, RI


Wednesday, April 28, 2021:


2021 Watson Undergraduate Thesis Conference

11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET


Thursday, April 29, 2021:


PLCY Capstone Fair

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET

5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. ET


Friday, April 30, 2021:


Baccalaureate Service

5:00 p.m. ET
Virtual Only


Saturday, May 1, 2021:


Graduate School Ceremony

2:30 p.m. ET
College Green
In-person for doctoral and master's degree candidates only; virtual for families and friends.


Sunday, May 2, 2021:


College Ceremonies
10:00 a.m. and 2:30 p.m. ET 

College Green
In-person for graduating seniors only; virtual for families and friends. Students will receive an invitation to register for either the morning or afternoon ceremony.

Learn more about the 2021 Brown University Commencement