ILR Graduation Weekend

Events kick off Saturday morning in Bartels Hall
Friday, May 27, 2016

ILR Class of 2016 members will be recognized individually in a ceremony Saturday morning at Newman Arena in Bartels Hall.

The 9 a.m. commencement address will be given by ILR Dean Kevin F. Hallock, ILR’s Kenneth F. Kahn ’69 Dean and Joseph R. Rich ’80 Professor.

The names of ILR graduate degree recipients will then be read by Director of Graduate Studies Pamela Tolbert, the Lois S. Gray Professor of Industrial and Labor Relations and the Social Sciences.

The names of undergraduate degree recipients will be read by Laura Lewis, the Frank B. Miller Director of Student Services, and Professor George Boyer.

At about 10:15 a.m., graduates and guests will go to Schoellkopf Stadium for the Senior Convocation, scheduled to begin at noon. Actor-director James Franco will give the address.

On Sunday, ILR graduates will assemble at 9 a.m. on the Arts Quad, then proceed into the stadium, where commencement begins at 11 a.m.

Both convocation and commencement can be viewed on CornellCast.