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Commencement DVDs, 2009-2015

Identifier: 016.02.04

This record group contains materials for university-wide commencement ceremonies. Included are (1) a DVD of the university-wide commencement ceremony on May 18, 2013, (2) a DVD of the university-wide commencement ceremony on May 17, 2014, and (3) a DVD of the university-wide commencement opening ceremony held May 16, 2015.


  • Creation: 2009-2015


Language of Materials

Records are in English.

Collection Size


Biographical Note

Commencements are held twice a year, in May and December. Graduate salutes are held prior to graduation, in March and November. May commencements are generally held off-campus and one ceremony is scheduled for all graduates. December ceremonies are sometimes held on campus, in which case separate ceremonies are scheduled for undergraduates and graduates.


Item #1 was received from John Kazibut, Chief Engineer, IIT Online, as part of accession 2013.012; item #2 was received from him as part of accession 2014.016; item #3 was received as part of accession 2015.006.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digital surrogates of the May 2009 (2) and May 2010 DVDs have been created for for access and preservation purposes, and are stored on Google Drive.

Related Material

016.02.01 Commencement programs, 1940-2010; 016.02.03 Commencement photographs, 1993-2000


Mindy C. Pugh

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