Campus News - December 10, 2001

Commencement set for Dec. 14

More than 1,300 students are projected to receive degrees at the University’s 2001 Fall Commencement Ceremony Friday, Dec. 14, at 6 p.m. in the University Arena (“The Pit”).

Of the total, the projected breakdown is as follows: 1,067 bachelor’s degrees; 175 master’s degrees; 29 doctorate degrees; 12 juris doctorate degrees; 19 pharmacy doctorate degrees; and four medical doctorate degrees.

Deputy Provost Richard W. Holder will be the master of ceremonies.

Yasmin Madhani, who is receiving a Master of Arts degree, will give the official commencement address.

Regent Larry Willard will award Regents’ Meritorious Service Medals.

Among distinguished guests on the platform will be members of the UNM Board of Regents, President Gordon, Provost Brian Foster and UNM vice presidents.

President and Mrs. Gordon will host a reception for graduates and their family and friends on the east concourse of the arena following the ceremony.

Visit the Office of the University Secretary web site for scheduled convocations and more information at, click on Current Students then Commencement.

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