MAY COMMENCEMENT INFORMATION
FRIDAY, MAY 10, 2019
7:30 PM, ARIZONA STADIUM
NOTICE OF PHOTOGRAPHIC AND MEDIA RECORDING
When you attend Commencement, you enter an area where photography, audio recording, and video recording may occur. By entering the event premises, you consent to such media recording and its release, publication, exhibition, or reproduction to be used for news, webcasts, promotional purposes, telecasts, advertising, and inclusion on websites. You further waive all rights you may have to any claims in connection with any exhibition, streaming, webcasting, televising, or other publication of these materials, regardless of the purpose or sponsoring of such exhibiting, broadcasting, webcasting or other publication.
Dr. Mae C. Jemison
Dr. Mae C. Jemison, engineer, physician, entrepreneur, educator and the first woman of color to travel into space, will give the keynote address at the University of Arizona's 155th Commencement on May 10.
Jemison is at the forefront of integrating the physical and social sciences with art and culture to solve problems and foster innovation. Among other projects, Jemison currently leads 100 Year Starship, a bold, far-reaching nonprofit initiative to assure the capabilities exist for human travel beyond our solar system to another star within the next 100 years. Jemison is building a multi-faceted global community to foster committed cultural, scientific, social, financial and technical engagement, as well as the framework to accomplish the 100 Year Starship vision – "An Inclusive, Audacious Journey (that) Transforms Life Here on Earth and Beyond."
For more information, please see this announcement from UA News: