Schedule of Events

Commencement will take place May 23, 2014.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, May 22

9 am-4 pm: New Scholars New College, a daylong celebration of student research and thesis work at New College (Sudakoff Center, 5845 General Dougher Place)

4-6 pm: President's reception for graduates, their family and faculty (College Hall)

Friday, May 23
10 am: Rehearsal (Bayfront)
11 am: Alumni champagne toast (Bayfront)
7 pm: Graduation (Bayfront)
9-11 pm: New College Alumnae/i Association's Graduate Reception (Keating Center), $15 for alums; free for 2014 graduates and their families, current students, and guests.

Keynote Speaker: Jennifer Granick

Jennifer Granick ('86) lives in San Francisco and is the Director of Civil Liberties at the Stanford Law School's Center for Internet and Society (CIS). Jennifer practices, speaks and writes about internet law, computer crime and security, electronic surveillance, and hacker rights. From 2001 to 2007, Jennifer was Executive Director of CIS and taught cyberlaw, computer crime, Internet intermediary liability, and Internet law and policy. Then she spent three years at the Electronic Frontier Foundation and a year at the D.C. based firm ZwillGen before returning to Stanford Law School. Before teaching at Stanford, Jennifer spent almost a decade practicing criminal defense law in California. She earned her law degree from University of California, Hastings College of the Law and her undergraduate degree in 1990 from New College in political science with Gene Lewis.

Saturday, May 24
10 am-2 pm: Open House at New College’s Pritzker Marine Biology Research Center (381 College Drive)

Bring the whole family to the annual Open House at the Pritzker Marine Center with marine themed crafts, a bounce house, a scavenger hunt and access to the center’s aquariums and educational display tank. The event is free and open to the general public (no reservations necessary). For more information, call 941-487-4596.

Office of Student Affairs
New College of Florida
5800 Bay Shore Road
Sarasota FL 34243

Phone: (941) 487-4250
Fax: (941) 487-4517