The May 2017 LER convocation ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13 at 3:00 pm in 141 Wohlers Hall, 1206 South Sixth Street, Champaign. Formal reception will be at LER immediately following the ceremony.
LER is pleased to welcome David Hanrahan (MHRIR, 2001), as the alumni speaker for our unit ceremony. David is the VP of People Ops at Zendesk in San Francisco. Zendesk is a technology company that provides a comprehensive set of tools for clients to manage customer relationships. Previously at Change.org, Twitter, and Electronic Arts, Mr. Hanrahan has spent the majority of his career scaling and innovating HR and Recruiting functions in the tech industry. His proudest accomplishment is his two year old daughter, Stella.
LER's convocation ceremony will also be available via livestream at go.illinois.edu/liveatillinois.
The campus wide ceremony will be held on Saturday, May 13 at 9:30 am at Memorial Stadium. Please visit the Commencement at Illinois site for more information about the campus wide ceremony: http://commencement.illinois.edu/ceremonies/may_ceremonies.html.
Information on Academic Attire is found here: http://commencement.illinois.edu/students/academic_attire.html. Students can order from the Herff Jones website http://colleges.herffjones.com/college/illinois/ from January 16 through April 13, 10:00 pm CST for the on-campus pick up option, and January 16-March 22, 10:00 pm CST for the ship-to-home option.