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Jun 17, 2017 at 9:00 am

All Campus Commencement featuring His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

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His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama will address graduates and their families as the keynote speaker at the UC San Diego All Campus Commencement on June 17, 2017. He will share “The Value of Education, Ethics and Compassion for the Well-Being of Self and Otherswith an estimated 25,000 attendees on the campus’s RIMAC Field.

UC San Diego All Campus Commencement

Procession of Graduates: 8 a.m.

Ceremony: 9–10:30 a.m.

Location: RIMAC Field

Keynote address by His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

The Value of Education, Ethics and Compassion for the Well-Being of Self and Others

In addition to being the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, His Holiness has dedicated his life to offering contemplative dialogues on the subject matters of science and Buddhism, education and secular ethics, compassion and universal responsibility, as well as ethics in the fields of environmental sustainability, global warming and leadership.

Chancellor Pradeep K. Khosla will officially confer degrees by academic division upon graduates gathered as one student body.

UC San Diego is the first stop on the Dalai Lama’s 2017 U.S. tour, presented in partnership with The Friends of the Dalai Lama Foundation.

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Date and Time

Jun 17, 2017 at 9:00 am

Location

RIMAC Field, UC San Diego

Event Registration

Registration for this event is required by May 17, 2017.

Event Fee

Varied. Registration is required.

Contact

University of California San Diego    commencement@ucsd.edu

Audience

Faculty, Students

Event Host

University of California, San Diego

Event Category

Awards and Recognition