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Commencement celebrations and more to do this week

Graduation related fun, other events after finals week for those staying in Pullman
Graduation will take place on May 4, 2024.

Welcome back, Cougs, and welcome to finals week! 

Alongside others, I will be graduating on Saturday. There are multiple celebrations for us graduates and everyone coming to Pullman to celebrate.

I hope everyone makes the most of their time left in Pullman, whether you are coming back in the fall or moving somewhere else. Enjoy!


  • What: Spring 2024 commencement ceremony
  • When: 8 a.m., 11 a.m., 3 p.m. May 4
  • Where: Beasley Coliseum
  • Cost: Free

Commencement Celebration 

  • What: Celebration for graduating seniors with dessert bar, wine tasting and photos
  • When: 10 a.m.–6 p.m. May 4
  • Where: Brelsford Visitor Center

DVM Commencement

  • What: Washington-Idaho-Montana-Utah Regional Program Veterinary Medicine graduate ceremony
  • When: 7:30–9 p.m. May 4
  • Where: Beasley Coliseum

Choir Performance

  • What: Performance titled “Beautiful World” from Tapestry Women’s Choir
  • When: 7:30 p.m. May 4
  • Where: St. James Episcopal Church in Pullman

Plant Fair

  • What: Annual plant sale and open house with gift basket raffle, food and other vendors
  • When: 10 a.m.–2 p.m. May 11
  • Where: Pullman Community Garden at Koppel Farms Corner of Pro. Mall Blvd. and Derby Street

River and Arts Festival

  • What: 3 Forks River and Arts Festival featuring local artists, artisans and environmental organizations to show work and talent within the community
  • When: 10 a.m.–5 p.m. May 18
  • Where: Riverwalk Parking Lot on Kamiaken Street in Pullman
  • Cost: Free for attendees, $25 for vendor participants

Movement in the Park

  • What: Accessible movement classes for all ages
  • When: 11 a.m. every Monday, Wednesday and Friday through May 17
  • Where: 1912 Center in Moscow

I hope you enjoyed this list of events this week, and I will be back next week with more. If there is an event you want to see here next week, feel free to reach me at [email protected].

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About the Contributor
Alexandria started working for the Evergreen in October 2020 as a news reporter and eventually hopped around to the roots/life, opinion and culture sections. She was a copy editor for three semesters beginning in January 2021 and was the Life editor in fall 2022. She was the copy chief for the summer and fall 2023 semesters, and is currently the editor-in-chief for the spring 2024 semester. She is from Tri-Cities, WA, and is always writing in her free time.