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Commencement 2011

Live Web Broadcast

The university-wide Commencement ceremony will be broadcast live via the Web starting at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, May 21 and on channels 7, 11 and 13 of the campus cable system. The program schedule follows:

6:30 p.m. The University of Texas at Austin Steel Pan Ensemble

7 p.m. Carillon Prelude

7:20 p.m. Commencement Concert
The University of Texas at Austin Chamber Singers
The University of Texas at Austin Concert Chorale
The University of Texas at Austin Wind Ensemble

8 p.m. Grand Procession of Degree Candidates

Commencement Ceremony
William Powers Jr., President

Commencement Address
U.S. Senator Kay Bailey Hutchison

Presentation of Degree Candidates
Deans of Colleges and Schools

Conferring of Degrees
Illumination of the Tower in orange honoring degree candidates

Grand Finale
"The Eyes of Texas"
Fireworks Celebration


The RealVideo streams can be viewed at: (captioned viewing)

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