Date: Saturday, May 11, 2013

Time: 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Contact: Enrollment Management, (312) 755-2250

Venue: The Field Museum, James Simpson Theatre

Address: 1400 S. Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL, United States  Map

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At Erikson’s 46th commencement ceremony, 69 graduates will receive their master’s degrees in child development or early childhood education, and one will receive a doctoral degree in child development.

Honorary doctorates will be awarded to Linda Darling-Hammond, Ph.D., Charles E. Ducommun Professor of Education at Stanford University, and Sandra Guthman, chair of the board of directors for the Polk Bros. Foundation.

Members of the Board of Trustees and faculty should RSVP to Aaron Barker at [email protected] or (312) 893-7141 by April 19. Graduating students need not RSVP, but their guests must have tickets to enter the ceremony.


The Field Museum
James Simpson Theatre

1400 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, Illinois
See the directions provided by The Field Museum »

Parking is available at Soldier Field North Parking Garage for $22 if you enter the garage before 5:00 p.m.

Enter from Museum Campus Drive.

Itinerary for graduates and guests

2:30 p.m. Graduates arrive at The Field Museum
2:30–3:30 p.m. Graduates don robes and line up
3 p.m. Guests may take their seats
4 p.m. Commencement ceremony in the James Simpson Theatre
5:30 p.m. Reception in the East Atrium and Pavilion

For more information, call Erikson at (312) 755-2250.