Recognition Events

Spring recognition events

Department events: go.iu.edu/COLLevents

Contact: Michael Glasgow, 812-855-1646, owenhost@indiana.edu

Recognition Ceremony and Reception

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 7:30 p.m. Ceremony; 8:15-9 p.m. Reception
Location: Buskirk-Chumley Theater
Attire: Business casual
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Remarks by the dean and members of faculty and staff; introduction of graduates
Contact Information: soadalum@indiana.edu, 812-856-7623

Convocation

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 5:30-7 p.m. Ceremony; 7:15-8:30 p.m. Reception
Location: Ceremony in Whittenberger Auditorium, Indiana Memorial Union, followed by Reception in Atrium of Global and International Studies Building
Attire: Business casual or semi-formal
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Remarks by the dean and graduates; introduction of graduates
Contact Information: Rachel Kucera, rkucera@indiana.edu, 812-856-7186

Commencement Reception

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 3-5 p.m.
Location: IU Auditorium
Attire: Business casual
Invitations: Mail and electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Remarks by the dean; introduction of graduates
Contact Information: Emily Harrison, emrharri@indiana.edu, 812-855-9249

Undergraduate Recognition

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 8:30 p.m.
Location: Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall
Attire: Business professional requested
Invitations: By mail in March
Tickets: Not required
Contact Information: Undergraduate Program Office, ksbrsvp@indiana.edu, 812-856-7852, gokelley.iu.edu/sr

Graduate Accounting Program (3/2 M.B.A. and M.S.A.) Recognition Ceremony and Brunch

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m.-noon
Location: Monroe Convention Center
Attire: Business casual
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Graduate Accounting Programs, acctgrad@indiana.edu, 812-855-7200

M.B.A. Recognition

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 9-11 a.m. Ceremony; 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Reception
Location: Ceremony in IU Auditorium, followed by Reception in the Godfrey Center
Attire: Cap and gown required
Invitations: Mail
Details: Speakers, student and faculty awards, and introduction of graduates
Contact Information: Nancy Pell, nnovotny@indiana.edu, 812-855-1068

Information Systems Graduate Programs Recognition Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 5:30-9 p.m.
Location: Monroe Convention Center
Attire: Business
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Information Systems Graduate Programs, msis@indiana.edu, 812-855-7200

Kelley Direct M.B.A. and M.S. Programs Celebration

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 7 p.m.
Location: IU Auditorium
Attire: Casual
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Kelley Direct Programs, Christy Deykes, cdeykes@indiana.edu, 812-856-1175, and Executive Degree Programs, Ashland Zimmerman, atheodor@indiana.edu, 812-855-0833

Finance Graduate Program Reception (In-residence M.S.F.)

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 5:30-6:30 pm (immediately following University Ceremony)
Location: Kelley Godfrey Center, Room 3059/3065
Attire: Business casual
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Finance Graduate Programs, msf@indiana.edu, 812-855-7200

Convocation

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 12:45 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Location: Atrium of the W. W. Wright Education Building
Attire: Cap and gown
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Requested
Details: Speakers and recognitions
Contact Information: Janet Fox, oteevent@indiana.edu, 812-856-8500

Graduate Student Recognition Celebration

Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
Time: 10 a.m.-noon
Location: Celebration in IU Auditorium, followed by Reception in Luddy Hall. Transportation will be available.
Attire: Business professional required, cap and gown optional
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Graduates will be individually recognized. Seating is limited. Live stream will be available.
Contact Information: sicesrc@indiana.edu

Undergraduate Student Recognition Celebration

Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Location: Celebration in IU Auditorium, followed by Reception in Luddy Hall. Transportation will be available.
Attire: Business professional required, cap and gown optional
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Graduates will be individually recognized. Seating is limited. Live stream will be available.
Contact Information: sicesrc@indiana.edu

Reception

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 8-11 p.m.
Location: Law Library, IU Mauer School of Law
Attire: Business
Invitations: Electronic
Contact Information: Office of Student Affairs, lawOSA@indiana.edu, 812-855-4809

Recognition Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: noon
Location: IU Auditorium
Attire: Cap and gown
Invitations: Electronic
Details: Hooding ceremony
Contact Information: Office of Student Affairs, lawOSA@indiana.edu, 812-855-4809

Recognition Ceremony and Reception for Graduate and Undergraduate Students and Their Families

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 12:30-2 p.m.
Location: Musical Arts Center
Attire: Cap and gown optional
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Jennifer Naab, jln@indiana.edu, 812-855-2435

Recognition Ceremony and Reception

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Location: Presidents Hall in Franklin Hall
Attire: Cap and gown
Invitations: Mail and electronic
RSVP: Tickets are required (students will have the opportunity to request up to 4 tickets for their guests)
Details: Various speakers and student recognitions
Contact Information: Deborah Hrisomalos, dhrisoma@indiana.edu, 812-855-2592

Awards Dinner and Awards Ceremony

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 5:30 p.m.
Location: Monroe Convention Center
Attire: Business
Invitations: Electronic
Details: Reception and dinner, speakers, and presentation of awards
Contact Information: Cindy Vance, csvance@indiana.edu, 812-855-0081

Undergraduate Recognition Ceremony

Date: Friday, May 3, 2019
Time: 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: IU Auditorium
Attire: Business
Invitations: Mail and electronic
Details: Speaker followed by individual recognition of graduates
Contact Information: Undergraduate Programs Office, speaugp@indiana.edu, 812-855-6774

Master’s Recognition Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 9-10:30 a.m.
Location: Ceremony in IU Auditorium, followed by Reception in SPEA Building
Attire: Cap and gown required
Invitations: Electronic
Details: Hooding ceremony
Contact Information: SPEA Master’s Program Office, speampo@indiana.edu, 812-855-2840

Ph.D. Recognition Ceremony, Dinner, and Hooding Ceremony

Date: Thursday, May 2, 2019
Time: 5 p.m.
Location: DeVault Alumni Center
Attire: Cap and gown encouraged
Details: Various speakers
Contact Information: Kelli Jacobs, swangok@indiana.edu, 812-855-2457

Recognition Ceremony

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 3-4:45 p.m.
Location: IU Auditorium
Attire: Cap and gown optional
Invitations: Mail and electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Graduates will be individually recognized
Contact Information: School of Public Health Events, sphevent@indiana.edu, 812-855-8553

Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Contact Information: Social Work, Cyrill Siewert, csiewert@iu.edu. Labor Studies, Sarah Bailey, schilder@indiana.edu, 812-855-9084.

Reserve Officer Training Corps

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 9 a.m.
Location: President’s Room, University Club, Indiana Memorial Union
Attire: Business
Invitations: By mail in April
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Jackie Harding, harding@iu.edu, 812-855-4191

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 10 a.m.
Location: Whittenberger Auditorium, Indiana Memorial Union
Attire: Business
Invitations: By mail in April
RSVP: Not required
Contact Information: Tonya Trueblood, ttrueblo@indiana.edu, 812-855-1078

Date: Sunday, May 5, 2019
Time: 11 a.m.
Location: Solarium, Indiana Memorial Union
Attire: Business
Invitations: By mail in April
RSVP: Required
Contact Information: Tonya Trueblood, ttrueblo@indiana.edu, 812-855-1078

Other special events 

Planning is ongoing for recognition of graduating students served by programs and units under the Office of the Vice President for Diversity, Equity, and Multicultural Affairs. Contact these centers directly for their events information:

Asian Culture Center
acc@indiana.edu
812-856-5361

First Nations Educational and Cultural Center
fnecc@indiana.edu
812-855-4814

LGBTQ+ Culture Center
glbtserv@indiana.edu
812-855-4252

LaCasa/Latino Cultural Center
lacasa@indiana.edu
812-855-0174

Neal-Marshall Black Culture Center
nmgrad@indiana.edu
812-855-9271

Date: Thursday, April 25, 2019
Time: 6-8 p.m.
Location: Tudor Room, Indiana Memorial Union
Attire: Business
Invitations: Electronic
Contact Information: Mai-Lin Poon, mpoon@iu.edu, 812-855-6458

Date: Saturday, May 4, 2019
Time: 11:30 a.m.
Location: Henke Hall of Champions, Memorial Stadium
Invitations: Electronic
RSVP: Required
Details: Various speakers and pinning ceremony
Contact Information: Lisa Winters, lfranz@indiana.edu, 812-856-4181