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Updates Regarding Commencement 2020 - Dear Class of 2020 Alumni, When I wrote to you and your families in April regarding the postponement of the 2020 Ripon College Commencement, I informed you that we would be able to move forward with the rescheduled October ceremony only if public health authorities and College policies deemed it appropriate. After consulting with the Commencement Planning Committee and assessing the state of the coronavirus pandemic in Wisconsin and Fond du Lac County, I regret to inform you that the on-campus Commencement ceremony scheduled for Oct. 4, 2020, has been canceled. This decision is in line with the Reunite Ripon plan and… Read More Commencement 2020 Update | April 10, 2020 - Dear Class of 2020, A month ago I could not have imagined writing this letter to you about postponing the 2020 Ripon College Commencement. As I said earlier, we are going to do everything possible to have an in-person Commencement to celebrate your graduation from Ripon. After consulting with the Commencement Planning Committee, our traditional May graduation date will be rescheduled for the weekend of Saturday-Sunday, Oct. 3-4, 2020. There is one caveat. We will hold Commencement on this date only if public health authorities deem it appropriate. Early October is an ideal time to be on campus. It is… Read More