[Source: Arizona State University] — About 5,000 ASU students will receive a holiday present next week, as they take home their degrees from ASU’s commencement Dec. 18. The ceremony will take place beginning at 10 a.m. in Wells Fargo Arena. On hand to receive their degrees will be about 730 graduates from the downtown Phoenix campus — including 267 nurses — and about 965 from the West campus, plus another 520 from the Polytechnic campus and 3,000 from Tempe.
Individual colleges and schools also will have their own smaller convocation ceremonies, including the following colleges and schools located in downtown Phoenix:
Wednesday, December 17, 2008
- 2 PM ~ College of Nursing and Healthcare Innovation, Phoenix Convention Center
Thursday, December 18, 2008
- 4:30 PM ~ Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communications, Phoenix Convention Center
- 5 PM ~ College of Public Programs, Orpheum Theatre