Virtual Seat allows families to watch ceremony real-time on the Internet


PHILADELPHIA, PA – May 1, 2007 – Biondo Creative announced today that it will be broadcasting the University of the Arts Commencement Ceremony on Thursday May 24, 2007 live from the Philadelphia Academy of Music. As a service to graduating students and their families, The University of the Arts has decided to deliver a free live webcast of graduation via the Internet. The purpose of the Webcast is to enhance Commencement 2007 by providing a means of access to those who are unable to attend in person. Family members can log on to The University of the Arts website and obtain a virtual seat where they can view the Commencement live in its entirety.

Biondo Creative will be using Windows Media 9 to broadcast the 2007 Commencement. End users need to make sure they have a high speed connection to the Internet and Windows Media Player 9 installed on their computer to achieve the best end user experience. Be certain to visit the University of the Arts website to learn about the system requirements needed for access to the Webcast.