Grads, Have you picked up your commencement tickets yet??
Please be advised that ticket distribution for commencement
began last week. Please stop by the Office of Alumni Relations
in Suite 310 and pick up your tickets if you have not done
Tickets will NOT be distributed unless you have completed
both necessary forms previously emailed to you. Please also
be prepared to show photo ID at time of pick-up. Graduates
whose CAP AND GOWN order forms are not yet submitted will
be charged a $20 late fee by Traditions USA.
Each student will receive seven (7) tickets automatically
at ticket pick-up, and a special commemorative ticket for
each graduate! For those who wish to purchase additional
tickets, your payment of $15 per ticket is due at pick-up.
Check, credit card or cash (exact change, please) are acceptable
methods of payment for the additional tickets.
All ticket sales are final, so please purchase only those
you will need.
LAST DAY TO PURCHASE ADDITIONAL TICKETS IS FRIDAY,
Do you have a talent as a singer? If so, we are looking
We are searching for graduates participating in Commencement
to perhaps sing The Star-Spangled Banner at this
year's Commencement. If you are interested in being considered,
send an email to Barbara
Matthopoulos at the Office of Alumni Relations, and
you will be contacted next week with more information.
Commencement Information Online
Please be sure to visit the Commencement
Web site regulary as we update all information you and
your family need to know as we approach the last weeks prior
Class of 2006 Class Gift: Debut of the Stephen D. Sowle
The Class of 2006 has announced its class gift to unveil
a new Giving Society in honor of Assistant Dean Sowle as
a way to leave a lasting impression on Chicago-Kent. The
purpose of the Giving Society is to recognize members of
the Class of 2006 who donate a deferred gift to the law
school’s Annual Fund for consecutive years and to promote
alumni participation in giving back to the school. Each
student who makes a pledge by graduation will be honored
with a beautiful pewter-based medallion zipper pull emblazoned
with the IIT-Chicago-Kent official seal to wear on graduation
gowns commencement day.
For more information or to be a part of this inaugural
effort by making your contribution, visit Class
of 2006 Class Gift Web page, or contact Tanya
Pietrkowski in the Office of Development.