May 25 2010
University and ILR ceremonies Sunday
ILR degrees will be awarded to more than 220 undergraduates, including about 40 who graduated in January.
Additionally, about 50 candidates will receive advanced degrees through the ILR Graduate Programs Office, said Associate Director of Advising and Counseling Kevin Harris. Harris oversees ILR commencement activities.
Students meet Sunday on the university College of Arts and Sciences quadrangle and walk as a group to the 11 a.m. university commencement ceremony in Schoellkopf Stadium.
Leading the contingent will be five seniors who exemplify academic excellence and service to the school, university and Ithaca community.
Degree marshals will be Steven Church and Aimee Krause.
Heather Levy and Andrew Wolf will carry the school's name banner.
Jon Dueltgen will carry the ILR symbol banner.
At noon, a reception for ILR students and guests begins in the ILR Conference Center courtyard.
At 1:30 p.m., ILR's diploma presentation ceremony begins in Lynah Rink.
Harry Katz, Kenneth F. Kahn Dean and Jack Sheinkman Professor, will deliver the graduation address.
ILR Student Services Director Laura Lewis and Professor George Boyer will announce the names of undergraduate degree recipients; Professor William Sonnenstuhl will announce the names of graduate degree recipients.
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