Volume III, Issue 8: May 2011
Campus Events

Events

Spring perennial sale, May 21 & 22

Flowers close-up

The UCI Arboretum will hold its spring perennial sale, featuring unusual but easy-to-grow perennials from South Africa, California, Mexico and elsewhere around the globe. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, May 21, and 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Sunday, May 22. UCI Arboretum. $2 for adults; children under 12 free.

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'25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,' May 27-June 4

'Spelling Bee' illustration
UCI drama students rehearse a scene from "Putnam County Spelling Bee."

The UCI drama department will present the "25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee," a Tony Award-winning play about six young people in the throes of puberty who learn that winning isn't everything and that losing doesn't necessarily mean you're a loser. 8 p.m. May 27 & 28 and June 1-4; 2 p.m. May 28; 1 p.m. June 4. Claire Trevor Theatre. $9-$18. More: 949-824-2787.

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Commencement, June 10-12

Student at commencement wearing leis

UCI will hold its 46th annual commencement ceremonies for those receiving bachelor's and master's degrees (except M.F.A. candidates). Friday through Sunday, June 10-12. Bren Events Center.

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