Are you graduating in May 2017? Then you are cordially invited to a celebration of your accomplishments!¬†
The International Student Graduation Celebration¬†honors graduating international students with academic achievement awards, leadership awards, as well as a faculty or staff member for their contributions to the international community at UW-Madison.¬†
May 5th, 2017
5:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Registration required - details will be released in March.¬†
If you have questions, or if you need an accommodation or linguistic services to attend this event, please email¬†email@example.com
Awards and nomination forms (details will be released in March):
Please stay tuned for the nomination process. All award recipients will be notified prior to the ceremony and¬†formally recognized at the International Student Graduation Celebration.
Academic Achievement Award: Graduating international students who register for this event and have a qualifying minimum cumulative GPA will be considered. No additional nomination is required. For undergraduates, minimum cumulative GPA must be 3.50, and for graduate students, it must be¬†3.80 (cumulative GPA through Fall 2016).
Leadership Award:¬†This award is given to graduating UW-Madison international or domestic students who have shown extraordinary dedication, involvement, and motivation as a leader on campus for the international student community. This includes contributions to UW-Madison clubs, organizations, and the international student community for the 2016-2017 academic year. Please remember to be specific when describing the qualities that make the nominee especially admirable as a leader.¬†
Faculty or¬†Staff Award¬†(for students to nominate):¬†One faculty or staff member will be recognized for their outstanding contributions to the UW-Madison international community. These are individuals who have gone above and beyond¬†to provide assistance and support to international students on campus. (Staff from International Student Services, International Academic Programs, and divisional exchange program offices are not eligible for this award.)
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