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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow)- The University of Hawaii System has set its spring 2011 commencement schedule:

Friday, May 6

UH Manoa College of Education Department of Education Technology

Time: 5 - 7 p.m.

Location: Wist Hall 234, UH Manoa campus or at the Diamond Head Amphitheatre in Second Life (SL) Island http://tinyurl.com/3esmmst

Speaker: Christine Sorensen, dean, UH Manoa College of Education

UH Manoa College of Education Department of Educational Technology hosts its inaugural virtual graduation ceremony at the COE Second Life (SL) Island.

Wednesday, May 11

UH Manoa School of Nursing & Dental Hygiene

Time: 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.

Location: Neal S. Blaisdell Center Concert Hall

Speaker: Pamela Young, anchor, KITV4 News

Student Speakers: Kristina Ramilo and Janel Pulido, School of Nursing, and Crystal Bell, School of Dental Hygiene

Candidates: 19 dental hygiene, 57 undergraduate nursing, 43 graduate nursing 

Friday, May 13

Leeward Community College

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: Tuthill Courtyard, Leeward CC campus

Student Speakers: Rose Kopp and Marie Ramos

Candidates: 235

http://emedia.leeward.hawaii.edu/studentlife/event/2011/may/13/130

Honolulu Community College

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: Waikiki Shell

Speaker: Danene Lunn, Manuheali'i

Student Speakers: Willsie Scott and Kevin Matsumoto

Candidates: 638

http://honolulu.hawaii.edu/graduation/

UH Manoa College of Engineering

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: Campus Center Ballroom, UH Manoa campus

UH Manoa Hawaiʻinuikea School of Hawaiian Knowledge

Time: 5:30 - 8 p.m.

Location: Kamakakokalani Center for Hawaiian Studies, Hlau o Haumea

Candidates: 46 undergraduate, 6 graduate

University of Hawai'i Center, Maui

Time: 5:30 p.m.

Location: Elleair Ballroom, Maui Beach Hotel

Speaker: Pamela Tumpap, president, Maui Chamber of Commerce

Candidates: 93 

Kapiolani Community College

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: The Great Lawn, Kapiolani CC campus

Speaker: Kalani Fujiwara, alumni and Kapi'olani CC political science instructor

Student Speaker: Heather Young, co-valedictorian

Candidates: 330

http://kapiolani.hawaii.edu/object/io_1263000719343.html

Kauaʻi Community College

Time: 6:15 p.m.

Location: Performing Arts Center, Kaua'i CC campus

Speaker: The Honorable Neil Abercrombie, governor, State of Hawai'i

Candidates: 273

http://kauai.hawaii.edu/

Hawaiʻi Community College, Manono Campus

Time: 7 p.m.

Location: Edith Kanakaʻole Multi-Purpose Stadium

Speaker: The Honorable William "Billy" Kenoi, mayor, County of Hawai'i

Student Speaker: Seth Tucker, liberal arts graduate candidate

Candidates: 420

http://hawaii.hawaii.edu/graduation/

Saturday, May 14

University of Hawai'i at Hilo

Time: 9 a.m.

Location: Edith Kanakaʻole Multi-Purpose Stadium

Speaker: Dr. Hank C.K. Wuh, founder and CEO, Cellular Bioengineering, Inc.

Student Speaker: Valerie Dionne

Candidates: 607

http://www.uhh.hawaii.edu/academics/graduation/

UH Hilo marks a historical milestone when the College of Pharmacy awards its first doctor of pharmacy degree during the spring 2011 commencement ceremony.

University of Hawai'i at Manoa - Baccalaureate Degrees

Time: 9 a.m.

Location: Stan Sheriff Center, UH Manoa campus

Speaker: Jim Leach, chairman, National Endowment for the Humanities

Student Speaker: Sarah Riordan, BA in speech candidate

Candidates: 1,800

Webcast: http://manoa.hawaii.edu/commencement/

Windward Community College

Time: 1 p.m.

Location: Palik Theatre, Windward CC campus

Student Speaker: Fay M. Kauanoe and Leah M. Keoppel

Candidates: 55

 

http://www.wcc.hawaii.edu/Commencement/2011/

University of Hawai'i at Manoa - Advanced Degrees

Time: 3 p.m.

Location: Stan Sheriff Center, UH Manoa campus

Speaker: The Honorable Neil Abercrombie, governor, State of Hawai'i

Candidates: 800

Webcast: http://manoa.hawaii.edu/commencement/

University of Hawai'i Center, West Hawaiʻi

Time: 4 p.m.

Location: Keauhou Convention Center, Sheraton Keauhou Bay Resort & Spa

Speaker: Lynne T. Waters, associate vice president of external affairs and university relations, University of Hawai'i System

Student Speaker: Daniel Cody, Sr., culinary arts graduate candidate

Candidates: 64

University of Hawai'i-West Oʻahu

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: Neal S. Blaisdell Center Concert Hall

Speaker: Peter Carlisle, mayor, City and County of Honolulu

Candidates: 142

http://westoahu.hawaii.edu/commencement

Sunday, May 15

UH Manoa John A. Burns School of Medicine Convocation Ceremony

Time: 9:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Location: Neal S. Blaisdell Center Concert Hall

Speaker: Dr. Darrell Kirch, president and CEO, Association of American Medical Colleges

Student Speaker: Martin Ishikawa, class president

Candidates: 63

University of Hawai'i Maui College

Time: 1 p.m.

Location: Castle Theater, Maui Arts & Cultural Center

Speaker: The Honorable Neil Abercrombie, governor, State of Hawai'i

Student Speakers: Caroline Nawatzki Neubauer

Candidates: 345

http://maui.hawaii.edu/

UH Manoa William S. Richardson School of Law

Time: 5 p.m.

Location: Andrews Amphitheater, UH Manoa campus

Speaker: Sabrina Shizue McKenna, associate justice, Supreme Court of Hawai'i

Student Speaker: Wilson Unga and Nicole Heilemann

Candidates: 99 JD, 11 LLM

Monday, May 16

UH Army ROTC Commissioning Ceremony

Time: 6 p.m.

Location: Kennedy Theatre, UH Manoa campus

Speaker: The Honorable Neil Abercrombie, governor, State of Hawaiʻi

Candidates: 26 cadets

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