About 2,000 UIC Students Graduate Early In December

2015 graduationIt was a happy time for about 2,000 UIC students who completed their studies in summer and fall semester — instead of waiting for May 2016 commencement, they had their own ceremony Dec. 11 at the UIC Pavilion.

Field Museum president and CEO Richard Lariviere spoke at the Graduate College ceremony. Kevin Lynch, Apple Inc. vice president of technology, was the speaker at the undergraduate ceremony.