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 10, 2017 in the Iowa Memorial Union Main Lounge. The reception begins at 3:00 pm, followed by a program from 4:00 - 5:30 pm.

Register Online

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


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 24 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

Tangela Cheatham
​Student Athletic Academic Services

Kim Carter
Chief Diversity Office

Gordon Louie
Henry B. Tippie College of Business

Joe Henry
Office of Graduate Inclusion, Graduate College

Corey Sutter
Center for Diversity & Enrichment

Steven Wehling
Equal Opportunity and Diversity

Jason Wiegand
College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Debora J. Tiemens
Office of the Provost


Current Student