Saturday, May 10, at 1 p.m. on the Albion College Quadrangle (rain location: Dow Recration Center)..
Commencement speaker Fedele Bauccio is co-founder and CEO of Bon Appétit Management Company. Under Bauccio's leadership, Bon Appétit has revolutionized food service, building an industry leader through hundreds of partnerships with small and local farming operations. The company provides dining services to Albion College and some 400 clients nationwide, preparing foods from scratch with locally-grown, sustainably harvested and antibiotic- and hormone-free ingredients. Bauccio's vision of corporate success merged with sustainable agriculture earned him an inaugural James Beard Foundation Leadership Award and the inaugural Natural Resources Defense Council Going Green Award, among a host of other awards.
Albion College’s Commencement is free and open to the public, except in the case of inclement weather. If Commencement is moved indoors it will become a ticketed event. The Albion College Office of Campus Safety will announce the location of Commencement on the morning of May 10; that information can be obtained by calling 517/629-1234.