Hartwick College will celebrate the Class of 2017 during its 86th Commencement exercise on Saturday, May 20 at Elmore Field beginning at 11:00 a.m. The weekend-long celebration will begin with the President’s Farewell Dinner with the senior class on Thursday evening, followed by the Senior Art Exhibition Reception and Nurses Pinning Ceremony on Friday.

Hartwick College’s 2017 Commencement speaker will be photographer Hilary Duffy (class of ’91) known for among other things assisting the Maine Photo Workshops in Havana developing a photo library and directed the Havana Youth Photo course in 2003.