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Recognition Ceremony RSVP

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 5:00 – 6:30 pm in the Ballroom in the Kansas Union. RSVP REQUIRED. 

Please note that we DO NOT ISSUE TICKETS for this ceremony. RSVP is to assess attendance for seating and catering planning purposes.

The Center for Global & International Studies (CGIS) will host a joint recognition ceremony for students graduating in Spring, Summer or Fall of 2019 with one more more of the following CGIS programs:​

Global & International Studies
Master’s Degree
European Studies 
Middle East Studies

RSVP Guidance:

-Graduating students must RSVP below and submit no later than Friday, May 3 to insure their information is received and processed by the Center.

-Students who DO NOT submit this form will NOT be guaranteed that a certificate will be prepared for them. Students who cannot participate the ceremony but wish to pick up a certificate can make an arrangement to do so by entering a pick-up date (not later than June 6, 2019)  in the comments section below and by picking up the certificate from 201 Bailey Hall. Certificates will not be held after the middle of June and will not be mailed to students.

Event Details:
Recognition certificates will be presented to each student. Regalia OR semi-formal attire is recommended.There will be a reception with cake and light refreshments to follow. 

Information on general KU Commencement activities:
This recognition ceremony is separate from KU Commencement activities (the walk down the Hill) on Sunday, May 19. Please note that certificates presented at the CGIS Recognition Ceremony are NOT official diplomas. Info on how to pick up or have your diploma mailed to you available here: http://registrar.ku.edu/diplomas.

For GIST ONLY. Students MUST successfully complete the GIST Honors capstone.
Please indicate which semester you are graduating.
Please indicate the number of people attending in your group. INCLUDE YOURSELF IN THIS NUMBER.
If you do not attend the recognition ceremony you may still receive a certificate if you wish. Please enter a date between May 16 and June 5.
We hope you will stay connected with us after graduation. If you would like to join our alumni network mailing list please enter a non-KU (permanent) email address above. We also encourage you to connect with us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/kuglobal/ and connect with us across social media @kuglobal.

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