The Nicholas School of the Environment hosted recognition ceremonies to honor graduating students in its undergraduate, master's and PhD programs on Saturday, May 7, 2022.

 


Thursday, May 5, 2022

iMEP recognition reception

4:00 – 6:00 PM, Grainger Hall Patio

 

DEL-MEM Celebration

5:30 – 7:30 PM, Duke Forest - R.L. Rigsbee Shelter (Gate F)

Join us as we celebrate the Twenty-Twos. Family, friends, faculty, and staff are invited.

 

COMMENCEMENT KICKOFF

3:00 – 8:00 PM, Karsh Alumni and Visitors Center

Start your commencement weekend with a Duke Alumni Engagement and Development kickoff celebration open to all graduating Duke students. 

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Friday, May 6, 2022

Nicholas school ph.d. recognition Ceremony & Reception

3:00 – 4:00 PM, Love Auditorium

Reception following, details forthcoming.

 

Duke Baccalaureate Services (Surnames A-G)

4:30 PM, Duke Chapel

All graduating students are invited to attend a baccalaureate service in the majestic Duke Chapel. Graduates should attend the service corresponding to the first letter of their surname. Registration required by April 18.

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Saturday, May 7, 2022

Nicholas School Graduate and Professional Recognition Ceremony & Reception

9:00 AM, Wilson Recreation Center, 330 Towerview Rd – View Map

Boxed Lunch Reception to follow under tent outside of Wilson Recreation Center.

Recognition ceremony honoring MEM, MF, DEL-MEM, iMEP and PhD graduates (September 2021, December 2021, May 2022), with individual recognition of each graduate. Regalia is required for this event.

Download Program (PDF)


ph.d. hooding ceremonies

The Graduate School will hold two hooding ceremonies for 2021-22 Ph.D. graduates:

  • 9:00 – 10:30 AM, Duke Chapel: Graduates in the humanities and social sciences
  • 2:00 – 3:30 PM, Duke Chapel: Graduates in the biomedical sciences, physical sciences, and engineering

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Duke Baccalaureate Services (Surnames H-Z)

11:30 AM, Duke Chapel

All graduating students are invited to attend a baccalaureate service in the majestic Duke Chapel. Graduates should attend the service corresponding to the first letter of their surname. Registration required by April 18.

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Nicholas School Undergraduate Recognition and Diploma Distribution Ceremony & Reception 

1:00 PM, Wilson Recreation Center, 330 Towerview Rd. – View Map

Reception to follow under tent outside of Wilson Recreation Center.

Download Program (PDF)

 


Sunday, May 8, 2022

Duke University Commencement Ceremony

9:00 AM, Brooks Field at Wallace Wade Stadium

September 2021, December 2021, and May 2022 graduates from all ten Duke schools are invited to attend.

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Parking & Transportation

 

Saturday Parking at Nicholas School Events

Parking for the NSOE Recognition events on Saturday, May 7 (both the 9:00 am NSOE Graduate & Professional Recognition Ceremony and the 1:00 pm NSOE Undergraduate Recognition & Diploma Distribution Ceremony), will be at the Science Drive Garage, accessible from 751/Academy Road.

Please plan to park well in advance of the event start time; estimated 20-minute walk from the parking garage to Wilson Recreation Center. Download the Saturday parking map and walking directions for more details.

Saturday Parking Map (PDF)


Sunday Parking at University Commencement Ceremony

Detailed information regarding parking lots, shuttles and campus maps for the Duke University Commencement 2022 events on Sunday, May 8 can be found on the Duke Parking & Transportation page.

Sunday Parking Info

 


Accommodations

The Nicholas School welcomes family and friends to all graduation activities. For effective accommodation of visitors and students with disabilities, plans must be made well in advance of your visit. Before April 30th, please contact Cynthia Peters at petersca@duke.edu so that reasonable accommodations can be explored.

 

Covid Updates

All Nicholas School ceremonies and receptions will follow Duke protocols for vaccination and masking.