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UTTC Graduation is May 13
May 6, 2016


BISMARCK (UTN) – The 2016 commencement ceremony for United Tribes Technical College is scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, May 13 at the college in Bismarck. The public is invited.

Students representing 12 different tribal nations will be honored with Bachelor of Science degrees, Associate of Applied Science degrees, or Certificates of Completion.

Scheduled as guest speaker is Brad Hawk (Crow Creek) Indian Health Systems Administrator for the North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission, Bismarck.


The 2015-16 academic year concludes with the ceremony in the James Henry Community Gymnasium on the campus at 3315 University Drive. A traditional meal will follow.

In addition to family members and friends, the event will be attended by tribal leaders from the college’s governing board, representing the tribes of North Dakota: Three Affiliated Tribes of the Mandan/Hidatsa/Arikara Nation, Sisseton-Wahpeton Oyate, Spirit Lake Tribe, Standing Rock Tribe, and Turtle Mountain Band of Chippewa.

Brad Hawk of the ND Indian Affairs Commission  

Student awards will be presented during an event scheduled for Thursday, May 12 beginning at 5:30 p.m. in Lone Star Arena, the powwow dance arbor on campus. Student and athletic awards will be presented, along with faculty and staff awards and student academic honors.
2016 UTTC Commencement Ceremony
Friday, May 13 @ 1 p.m.
James Henry Community Gymnasium
United Tribes Technical College, 3315 University Drive, Bismarck
Public Invited; Meal to follow!
2016 Student Awards Program
Thursday, May 12 @ 5:30 p.m.
Lone Star Arena, powwow dance arbor
United Tribes Technical College, 3315 University Drive, Bismarck
Graduate Photos
Tuesday, May 10 to Thursday, May 12
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Office of Public Information, Bldg. 6,
United Tribes Technical College, 3315 University Drive, Bismarck
United Tribes News photo DENNIS J. NEUMANN

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