600 students to graduate Saturday at UC Berkeley

WHAT: 600 undergraduate and graduate students will participate in winter commencement exercises at UC Berkeley; delivering the keynote speech will be gold medal Olympic swimmer Nathan Adrian, who graduated from Berkeley in 2012.

WHEN: 9:30 a.m. Saturday, December 15. Members of the media should arrive between 9:00 a.m. and 9:15 a.m.

WHERE: Haas Pavilion, 115 Haas Pavilion, Berkeley, CA 94720. (Map.) Enter through Door 7 and check in at the media table. The press conference will also stream live on UC Berkeley’s YouTube Livestream account. Please note that media parking will not be provided.

• Commencement Speaker Nathan Adrian
• Chancellor Carol Christ
• Student speaker Mahnoor Mian
• Cal Jazz Choir


• Procession of 600 graduates
• Performances by student musical groups
• Remarks by Chancellor Carol Christ
• A speech from graduating math major Mahnoor Mian
• Commencement address by Nathan Adrian

• A mult box will be available