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Dartmouth College's 2012 Commencement

Sunday, June 10
8 a.m. Press check-in opens (northeast side of the Green)
9:30 a.m. Academic procession begins. Visitors are advised to be in their seats at this time.
10 a.m. Commencement ceremonies begin

On the Dartmouth Green or streaming live at www.dartmouth.edu

Additional details: Wendy Kopp, founder and chief executive officer of Teach for America, the nonprofit organization that enlists top college graduates to teach in under-resourced urban and public schools, will deliver the main address. In addition to Kopp, this year's honorary degree recipients will be: South African musician, cultural activist, and anthropologist Johnny Clegg; renowned chemist, chancellor of the University of California, San Diego, Dartmouth alumna and trustee Marye Anne Fox PhD '74; Greenland human rights leader, politician, and writer Aqqaluk Lynge; and philanthropist, arts patron, Dartmouth alumnus and trustee, and real estate manager Steven Roth '62, Tuck '63.

High resolution photos from all Commencement-related activities, including the graduation ceremony, will be posted on Dartmouth's flickr page (www.flickr.com/dartmouthflickr) throughout the weekend. A transcript of the event and audio of the speeches will be available by 5 p.m Sunday, June 10. The entire ceremony and video clips of individual speakers will post to Dartmouth's website on Tuesday, June 12.

Press Registration & Passes: Media planning to attend are encouraged to send their name, news outlet, and email address to shea.m.drefs@dartmouth.edu by Friday, June 8 at 3 p.m. Press passes will be issued at the media check-in table on the northeast side of the Green beginning at 8 a.m. Sunday, June 10.

Parking: For parking information, please visit www.dartmouth.edu/~commence/visitors/parking.html.

Wi-Fi Access & AV: Free public Wi-Fi will be accessible from all areas of the Green through "Dartmouth Public." Mult boxes and power sources will be available in the press section.

For more information, please visit www.dartmouth.edu/~commence or contact the Office of Public Affairs at (603) 646-3661 or office.of.public.affairs@dartmouth.edu.

Last Updated: 6/6/12