Summary

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The 526th Convocation of the University of Chicago was held in Rockefeller Memorial Chapel on March 18, 2016. President Robert J. Zimmer welcomed students, families, and friends, followed by Provost Eric D. Isaacs’ introduction of the ceremony's featured speaker. John Carlstrom, Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar Distinguished Service Professor, Professor in the Departments of Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics, Enrico Fermi Institute, and The College, delivered an address titled "Our Expanding View of the Universe.” In the second half of the ceremony, President Zimmer conferred degrees upon candidates in the College, graduate divisions, and professional schools. The program also included performances by the University of Chicago Motet Choir and the Millar Brass Ensemble.