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Commencement for the School of International Service 2015

School of International Service

Sunday, May 10 - 3:00 pm
Bender Arena (Floor Plan)

A reception immediately following the ceremony will be held on Sharjah Plaza, adjacent to the SIS Building

School of International Service Commencement

  • Ceremony: Saturday, May 10, 2014 - 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm
  • Reception, immediately following the ceremony: Sharjah Plaza, adjacent to the SIS Building (rain site: SIS Building)


Past Commencement Speakers

  • The Honorable Michelle Bachelet, former president, Republic of Chile
  • John Prendergast, MA '90, co-founder, Enough Project
  • David Gregory, BA '92, host of NBC's Meet the Press
  • The Honorable Aaron S. Williams, director, Peace Corps
  • Moisés Naím, senior associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace


Inspirational Graduates

  • Esther Benjamin, BA '92, director of Global Operations, Peace Corps
  • Alan Fleischmann, BS '87, co-founder, ImagineNations Group
  • The Honorable Joan Plaisted, BA/MA '67, '69, ambassador, senior advisor for East Asia, UN Mission to the United States

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Dean Louis Goodman (l) and SIS Alumni Chapter Vice Chair Nikki Graham, SIS/BA '01, present Dr. Linda Lucia Lubrano with her award. Photo courtesy of Jeff Watts.

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