Virtual Graduation Celebration

Overview Nicole Purviance

Virtual Graduation Celebration

The School of Information will host a virtual synchronous online celebration honoring all of our school’s graduates, so that everyone will be able to join the celebration online. The celebration will take place on Tuesday, May 21, 2019, from 5 – 6 p.m. Pacific

Graduates and their families and friends will hear speeches from iSchool Director Sandra Hirsh; Luis Herrera, the invited graduation speaker; and JonLuc Christensen, the graduating student speaker. 

Virtual Graduation Website

A special online graduation platform was built with input from students and faculty and features graduate student profiles, degree presentations, graduating student award winners, and more. Visitors can search by graduate name and post congratulatory messages.

Student Profile Photo Submission Guidelines 

As part of the profile, graduating students may choose to submit a photo. Please follow these photo guidelines:

  • A head shot of you (e.g., head and shoulders). Please no props, groups shots or full body photos.
  • Professional-looking
  • High-quality/resolution (minimum size is 260 x 173 pixels)
  • JPEG/PNG/BMP photo file (Word documents, PDFs and PowerPoint Files cannot be accepted)
  • Do not crop to alter your photo