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Ashford University Plans December Graduation Reception

Ashford University’s first December graduation will be celebrated Sunday, Dec. 11 with a reception from 2 – 4 p.m. in the Cortona Art Gallery on the second floor of St. Clare Hall, the University’s main building.

A short program honoring the University’s December graduates begins at 2:30 p.m. The event will feature refreshments and chamber music provided by the Gateway String Quartet.

Persons planning to attend the event should R.S.V.P. to the Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs, 563.242.4023, ext. 1290, by December 6.

Founded in 1918 as Mount St. Clare College in Clinton, Iowa, Ashford University is a coeducational, liberal arts institution regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, with programs in education, business, computer animation and graphic design and other areas.  The University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, as well as a range of student activities and athletics, at its Clinton campus.  Online degree programs are available in education, organizational management, business administration, and psychology.   For more information, please visit