Center for Diversity and Enrichment Graduation Reception

award recipients

Honoring the academic and leadership accomplishments of graduating underrepresented students

You are invited to attend the Center for Diversity and Enrichment Graduation Reception to be held on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 in the Iowa Memorial Union Main Lounge. The reception begins at 3:00 pm, followed by a program from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.

If you have any questions about this event, contact Katie Miller, Center for Diversity and Enrichment, 24 Phillips Hall, 335-3555.

Graduating Students (& their guests) Registration

Faculty, Staff, and General Registration


The Center for Diversity and Enrichment Graduation Reception, formerly known as the Multicultural Graduation and Recognition Banquet (MGRB), was established in 1990 by Men’s Athletics, the Graduate College and Special Support Services. For 28 years, the event has attracted the attention of graduating students, faculty/staff and community leaders from all cultural backgrounds.

Planning Committee

Katie Miller, Chair
CDE Graduation Reception Committee
24 Phillips Hall
Iowa City, IA 52242

Kim Carter
Chief Diversity Office

Joe Henry
Office of Graduate Inclusion, Graduate College

Kailee Karr
Center for Diversity and Enrichment

Gordon Louie
Henry B. Tippie College of Business

Mel Sanders
Student Athlete Academic Services

Debora J. Tiemens
Office of the Provost

Steven Wehling
Equal Opportunity and Diversity