The University of Iowa

College of Law Virtual Commencement Ceremony

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:00pm
Law Graduates in Line
Friday, May 14, 2021 - 2:00pm

UI President Bruce Harreld; Executive Vice President and Provost Kevin Kregel; Sherry A. Bates of the Board of Regents, State of Iowa.; and Dean Kevin Washburn will deliver welcome messages to students. Graduate Adam R. Lorenzana will be the student speaker. The Honorable Kevin Ross will be the guest speaker. Kregel will confer degrees.

Spring 2021 commencement will be virtual, the ceremony will be livestreamed at the scheduled time. Degrees will be conferred and graduates who RSVP'd Yes will be individually recognized during the virtual commencements.

Rene Schilling-Arps

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Meet the Student Speaker

Adam Lorenzana Recognition Slide

Adam Lorenzana

Juris Doctor

Class of 2021

"It is an incredible honor to have been selected as the student commencement speaker by my classmates. Iowa is just a bit different than Long Island, but for three years the entire Iowa Law community embraced me and made me feel right at home. 

"I am so grateful for the education I received at the University of Iowa College of Law, and send a heartfelt thank you to family, friends, and teachers from Glen Cove to Iowa," 

Read more about Adam on Merit Pages.