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SOIS Spring 2017 Recognition Ceremony

May 19 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

The School of Information Studies invites all eligible Winterim and Spring graduates to the Spring 2017 Recognition Ceremony. We will be honoring our graduates and new Beta Phi Mu honorees. Graduates will be called to the stage and recognized. At that time you will have the opportunity to say a few words, if you wish.

Italian Community Center

Pompeii Grand Ballroom
631 E Chicago Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202

Friday, May 19th, 2017
5:30pm – 7:00pm

To RSVP for the SOIS Recognition Ceremony please contact Claire Schultz: cdehlers@uwm.edu

Refreshments will be served
Business Casual Dress

General Questions about the event can be emailed to:
Sois-rec@uwm.edu

Ceremony Schedule
5:30pm – Check-In / Reception
6:00pm – Ceremony

Military & Veteran Service Members
If you are a Military or Veteran service member and have not received your cords, please contact Sharon Lake: salake@uwm.edu

Beta Phi Mu Nominees
If you are an MLIS student and you have been nominated to join Beta Phi Mu, please visit HERE for more information about the Beta Phi Mu Chapter. For more details about Beta Phi Mu please contact Sharon Lake: salake@uwm.edu


Driving Directions:

From the South – Take I-94 W/ I-41 N to Milwaukee. Take exit 312A toward Becher St. Keep left, follow signs for Lapham Blvd/Green Field ave. Merge onto S 4th St. Turn right onto W Greenfield Ave. Turn Left onto S. 1st St. Turn right onto E Pittsburgh Ave. E Pittsburgh Ave turns slightly left and becomes N Broadway. Continue onto N Young St. N Young St turns left and becomes N Milwaukee St. Turn Right onto E Chicago St. You will see the Italian Community Center on the corner of N Jackson St and E Chicago St. The parking lot can be accessed from N Jackson St.

From the North – Take I-43 S into Milwaukee. Take exit 72B toward the Lakefront. Keep right to continue on Exit 1D (follow signs for Plankinton Ave). Merge onto N Plankinton Ave. Turn right onto W Michigan St. Turn right onto N Jackson St. You will see the Italian Community Center on the corner of N Jackson St and E Chicago St. The parking lot can be accessed from N Jackson St.

From the West – Take I-94 East toward downtown Milwaukee. Take exit 1H for Saint Paul Avenue/James Lovell street. Stay on St. Paul Ave. Turn right onto N Jackson Street. You will see the Italian Community Center on the corner of N Jackson St and E Chicago St. The parking lot can be accessed from N Jackson St.

For more directions please visit:
Italian Community Center Driving Directions


Parking:

There will be free parking available in the parking lot behind the Italian Community Center. The entrance is located off of Jackson Street.


Looking for a Bite after the SOIS Recognition Ceremony?

Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward is known as “Milwaukee’s Arts and Fashion District” and offers the city’s most dynamic array of restaurants. It is a great place to grab a bite to eat, have a drink and continue your celebration. Here are a few options.

For a more detailed list, please visit: Historic Third Ward Dining


For hotels in the area, please visit:

Visit Milwaukee Accommodations


UWM Graduation Ceremony

Graduation is quickly approaching…Are you ready?

When:
Sunday, May 21st, 2017, at 9:00 a.m.
Ceremony is for all Bachelor’s, Master’s, and Doctoral Candidates (The ceremony is approximately 2 1/2 hours long)

Where:
UW-Milwaukee Panthers Arena
400 W. Kilbourn Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53203

Please visit HERE for more details about commencement.

Details

Date:
May 19
Time:
5:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Venue

Italian Community Center
631 E Chicago Street
Milwaukee, WI 53202 United States
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