PrattMWP Sophomore Commencement is on Friday, May 16, 2014!

PrattMWP will hold its 13th Commencement Ceremony 6 p.m. Friday, May 16 in the Edward Wales Root Sculpture Court in the Museum of Art, and will be preceded by a reception for PrattMWP students and families at 5 p.m.

Twelve academic awards will be presented by the faculty to students who have excelled in all studio courses. These awards also represent each student's talents in a particular discipline.
In addition to the academic awards, a Pratt Institute Scholarship is presented to a student who has excelled in studio and academic classes and will continue their studies at the Pratt Institute in Brooklyn, N.Y.

The Class of 2014 Award will be bestowed upon a full-time faculty or staff member that has gone above and beyond in their contributions to the growth and success of the sophomore class.

Commencement Speaker Alumni Casey Daurio

Casey Daurio Web

PrattMWP alumnus Casey Daurio is the class of 2014 commencement speaker. Casey attended PrattMWP in 2008 and earned a Bachelor of Industrial Design from Pratt Institute in 2013. He has worked on the design for the interior retail space of the Pratt Pop-up, Dekalb Market, the Pratt 125th Legends Award, the Urbarn Pavilion for the Googamooga Music Festival 2012 and the Pratt space for Dining by Design at the Architectural Digest home show.


The PrattMWP Sophomore Commencement ceremony is an event you won’t want to miss. Attendees will enjoy student work at the sophomore gallery opening and reception in the Museum of Art as well as Commencement.

Commencement Reception begins at 5 pm.

Commencement Ceremony begins at 6 pm.

Each student shall be limited to 6 guest tickets.
You must RSVP to receive your tickets click here.

Stay tuned for more information on this event or contact
Susan M. Risler, Student Life Director at
(315)797-0000 x. 2183 with questions.

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