Greetings from the Office of Alumni Relations! This year's
Commencement Ceremony will be held on SUNDAY, MAY 20,
at the Arie Crown Theater, McCormick Place. The day includes
a formal indoor ceremony at the Theater, followed by a lovely
reception at the venue.
If you are still interested in participating in Commencement
and you have not yet filled out your forms or picked up
your tickets, please email Barbara
Additional graduation tickets beyond your complimentary
seven are available for purchase until FRIDAY, MAY 11 in
the Office of Alumni Affairs, Suite 310. The office
is generally open 9:00 am to 5:00 pm Mon-Fri. A payment
of $15 per additional 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.
Information regarding accommodations, alumni hooding, and
other related items can be found on our Web site here.
Please review in order to best answer the questions you
or your family may have.
While you will hear more from us in the coming weeks, look
regularly in this section of the Record for important information
you will need to know, as well as upcoming updates on the
law school's Web site. If you have questions or concerns,
please feel free to email
the Office of Alumni Relations or call (312) 906-5240.
2007 Class Gift Update:
Graduation is a special time and
the Class Gift is a wonderful way to commemorate your experience
and leave a lasting imprint on future classes.
thank you to all 95 of you (or 26% of
the class) who have decided to make a contribution to the
LRAP and/or Annual Fund as part of the Class of 2007 Class
Gift efforts. This is the greatest number of students
of any Class Gift so far!
If you have not
yet participated, there's still have time to sign up!
If you would like
to make cash contribution, please visit:
To make a pledge,
All Class of 2007
donors will receive a distinguished
zipper-pull with the Chicago-Kent Seal to
wear on their graduation gowns, which will be presented
to you in the Robing Room, prior to graduation.
Thank you again
and good luck on your finals!
For more information, please email Tanya
Pietrkowski, or call 312-906-5243.