Academic Ceremonies - December Celebration
December Graduates' Recognition Celebration
Saturday, December 20, 2008
Ceremony: Ira Allen Chapel, 9:00 a.m.
Buffet Brunch: Billings Center, 10:30 a.m.
The December Graduates’ Recognition Celebration at the University of Vermont honors those undergraduate and graduate students who have fulfilled the requirements for their degree mid-year. The ceremony begins with an academic procession of the president, provost, trustees, honored guests, and faculty. The procession is led by the university marshal and the Pipes and Drums of Saint Andrew’s Society.
The ceremony includes an address by the president of the university and remarks by the provost and representatives from the:
- Board of Trustees
- Student Government Association
- Graduate Student Senate
Degrees are not officially conferred until May.
Following the ceremony, everyone is invited to a celebratory buffet brunch at the Billings Center.
Last modified December 23 2008 07:10 AM