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Tippie Commencement Ceremonies Set for December 18 and 19

The School of Management (MBA program) will host a graduation celebration for its 83 graduates at 4:30 pm. at the Coralville Marriott Hotel and Conference Center on Friday, Dec. 18.

Also on Dec. 18, Tippie Ph.D. graduates will participate in the Graduate College ceremony at Carver-Hawkeye Arena at 7 p.m.

The Tippie College of Business will confer192 undergraduate degrees at 9 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 19, at Carver-Hawkeye Arena. Undergraduates from the UI Colleges of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Nursing, Education, University College, and Carver College of Medicine will also be honored at this time.

Seats for the undergraduate and Graduate College ceremonies are not reserved, and tickets are not necessary for admission. Doors will open one hour before each ceremony. Because of safety concerns, guests will not be allowed to take in large bags or backpacks. Also, security officials reserve the right to inspect purses or camera bags. UITV will record the two ceremonies. These events will not be presented live, but they will be available as a playback on UITV or by purchasing a DVD. There will not be any web streaming or archive of these events. For more information, visit

More information and details on each college's commencement are available at

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