Live webcast: 531st Convocation at 9:15 a.m. CDT June 9

The 531st Convocation of the University of Chicago will occur on Saturday, June 9 on the Main Quadrangle.

The University of Chicago Pipe Band will lead distinguished faculty and graduating students in a procession, followed by opening remarks from President Robert J. Zimmer. Provost Daniel Diermeier will introduce Prof. Marianne Bertrand, who will deliver the Convocation address, entitled “Mind The Gaps.” Honorary degrees will be bestowed upon distinguished scholars and conferred degrees upon candidates in the College, graduate divisions and professional schools.