May 2014 Engineering Graduation Events
Note: May 11, 2014 is also Mother's Day, so please keep this in mind when planning your dining and hotel accommodations.
Sunday, May 11, 2014
2014 Pratt Undergraduate Diploma Ceremony (BSE)
Cameron Indoor Stadium
Doors will be open and seating will begin at 3:00 p.m. If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Tamika Craige at firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: "2014 Graduation").
2014 Pratt Graduate Diploma Ceremony (MS and PhD)
Doors will be open and seating will begin at 11:30 a.m. If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Sara Faust at email@example.com (subject line: "2014 Graduation").
2014 Pratt Graduate Diploma Ceremony (MEM and MEng)
Doors will be open and seating will begin at 1:30 p.m. If anyone in your party has special seating needs, please contact Bridget Fletcher at firstname.lastname@example.org (subject line: "2014 Graduation").
Parking and Duke Commencement Information
Graduation weekend parking information for May 11 will be found on the Duke Commencement webpage which is usually updated in February before graduation. It will include information about baccalaureate exercises and the Wallace Wade ceremony. Visit http://web.duke.edu/commencement/.
For a more comprehensive list of area restaurants, visit the Durham Convention & Visitors Bureau web site: http://www.durham-nc.com/dining/eat/index.php
On Campus Dining Open on Commencement Sunday
See a list of which dining options will be open and when they will be open (PDF).
Durham Restaurants within 1 mile of campus
- Nosh Erwin Terrace 2812 Erwin Rd #101 919-383-4747 / Sun 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
- Sushi Love Erwin Terrace 2812 Erwin Road, Suite 204 888-799-8037 / Sun 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
- Chipotle Mexican Grill Lofts at Lakeview Plaza 2608 Erwin Rd #144 919-309-2901 / Sun 11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
- Dunkin Donuts Erwin Terrace 2608 Erwin Rd #156 / Sun 5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
- Firehouse Subs Lofts at Lakeview Plaza 2608 Erwin Rd #128 919-383-2100
- TGI Friday’s Lofts at Lakeview Plaza 2608 Erwin Rd #104 919-383-9636 / Sun 11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Durham Restaurants within 5 miles of campus
- 604 at West Village West Village in Downtown Durham 604 Fernway Avenue 919-680-6333
- Alivia’s Durham Bistro Brightleaf District 900 West Main Street 919-682-5225
- Elmo's Diner Ninth Street District 776 Ninth Street 919-416-3823
- Fishmonger's Restaurant and Oyster Bar Brightleaf District 806 W Main Street 919-682-0128
- Four Square Fine Dining 2701 Chapel Hill Road 919-401-9877
- Nana's Restaurant Fine Dining 2514 University Drive 919-493-8545
- Parizäde Erwin Square 2200 W Main Street 919=286-9712
- Piedmont Restaurant Downtown Durham 401 Foster Street 919-683-1213
- Pop's Brightleaf District 605 West Main Street 919-956-7677
- Taverna Nikos Brightleaf Square 905 W Main Street 919-682-0043
- Torero’s Brightleaf District 800 W. Main Street 919-682-4197
- Vin Rouge French Café & Wine Bar Ninth Street District 2010 Hillsborough Road 919-416-0466
- Washington Duke Inn & Golf Club 3001 Cameron Blvd 919-493-6699
- Watts Grocery 1116 Broad Street 919-416-5040