(Cambridge, MA) -- MIT’s 148th Commencement will take place on Friday, June 6, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in Killian Court, located off Memorial Drive. The guest speaker is Ellen Kullman, chair of the board and CEO of DuPont. MIT President L. Rafael Reif will deliver the traditional charge to graduates.
The entire graduation ceremony will be webcast live at www.mit.edu.
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Media Registration & Credentialing
Press badges will be mandatory to access Killian Court and must be picked up on the morning of commencement between 8 a.m. and 9:30 a.m. in Building 4, on the first floor, adjoining Killian Court. Enter the campus at 77 Massachusetts Ave (Building 7/Lobby 7) and follow the signs to Building 4. http://whereis.mit.edu/?go=4
Please arrive no later than 9:30 a.m. to allow time for credentialing, security screening, and entrance to Killian Court. All TV cameras are required to be in place no later than 9:00 a.m. The commencement program begins at 10:00 a.m.
A room (4-152) will be available where reporters can file or make calls. Light refreshments will be available in another nearby room. MIT offers wireless connectivity for guests and visitors (MIT GUEST), but you may want to bring your own hot spot given the large number of individuals who may access the network at the same time.
RSVP to Sarah McDonnell at email@example.com with the following information for each person who plans to attend: Name, Organization, Contact Information and whether you are part of a TV crew, print reporter, radio reporter or photographer. All media wishing to attend Commencement must RSVP by Thursday, June 5.