On May 6, a number of the CIIR's recent graduate alumni attended the UMass Amherst campus graduation ceremony and the CICS graduation celebration luncheon. Recent CIIR Ph.D. graduates gathered for a photo with their advisors. Shown left to right: Bruce Croft, Chia-Jung Lee, David Smith, Kriste Krstovski, James Allan, and Weize Kong. Two of the CIIR's students who received their M.S. degrees, John Foley and Manmeet Singh, also joined the CICS celebration. Recent alumni Ethem Can (Ph.D.) and Jiepu Jiang (M.S.) were not at the luncheon celebration.