- Virtual Reception: May 22, 2021 | 7:00 p.m. ET
- Commencement Concert: May 22, 2021 | 7:30 p.m. ET
- Commencement: May 23, 2021 | 10 a.m. ET
- 2021 Honorary Doctoral Recipients and Commencement Speaker:
Carl J. Atkins, Deborah Borda, Mavis Staples, Wu Man, and Emanuel Ax will be receiving honorary degrees, and Mavis Staples will give a virtual commencement address. Read more
Please join us for a virtual reception on Saturday evening, May 22 at 7:00 PM (EST) to celebrate our graduating students. The reception will be held on Shindig, an interactive platform that allows you to chat with individuals and in small groups. There will be a slide show featuring over 200 of our 2020 and 2021 graduates, sharing memories of their time at NEC. The reception will be immediately followed by the NEC Commencement Concert at 7:30. We hope you will join us. This link will bring you directly to the event.