IADT-Sacramento Announces 2011 Commencement with Keynote Speaker Sacramento City Councilmember Angelique Ashby Sept. 17

September 2, 2011

IADT logoSacramento, Calif. (Sept. 2, 2011) – The International Academy of Design and Technology-Sacramento (IADT) will celebrate the graduation of 60 students from its bachelor’s and associate’s degree programs in Graphic Design, Interior Design and Fashion Design and Merchandising Sept. 17. The commencement will take place at 10 a.m. at the Sacramento Memorial Auditorium.

“We are all so proud of the tireless efforts our students put into their many projects and assignments.” says Patricia A. Hoffman, president of IADT-Sacramento. “The sheer dedication these students have put into ensuring their own future success is priceless.”

Sacramento Councilmember Angelique Ashby will serve as the keynote speaker. Ashby is one of the youngest and newest members to the Sacramento City Council. She was elected to office in the June 2010 primary and was sworn-in to office in November 2010. Ashby has deep roots in the city of Sacramento. A graduate of Sacramento High School, she obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with an emphasis on Law and Society from the University of California at Davis. She received a Juris Doctorate from the McGeorge School of Law.  She lives in Natomas with her husband and two children.

Event:   IADT-Sacramento Commencement
Date:   Sept. 17, 2011
Time:   10 a.m. - noon
Location:  Sacramento Memorial Auditorium, 1515 J St., Sacramento CA 95814

About the International Academy of Design and Technology in Sacramento
With more than 30 years as an established institution, the International Academy of Design and Technology offers students a hands-on education with experienced faculty dedicated to providing students with the necessary skills, knowledge, support and guidance to pursue fulfilling career opportunities in the design and technology fields.  The Sacramento campus (IADT-Sacramento), which opened in 2007, offers degree programs in fashion design and merchandising, interior design, graphic design and building information modeling. Students also have the opportunity to take a portion of their coursework online through IADT-Online. The school is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS). ACICS is a national accrediting agency recognized by the United States Department of Education. Find disclosures on graduation rates, student financial obligations and more at www.iadt.edu/disclosures.  IADT-Sacramento cannot guarantee employment or salary and is a member of the Career Education Corporation (NASDAQ: CECO) network of universities, colleges and schools. For more information please visit www.iadt.edu/Sacramento or call (916) 285-9468.