Tino Ardiente, dance faculty at The Hartt School Community Division
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Undergraduate Commencement Advisory

The University of Hartford's Undergraduate Commencement main ceremony takes place as scheduled today beginning at 10 a.m. on the campus green. Graduates should report to line up no later than 9:30 a.m. Following the main ceremony, graduates and guests will proceed to separate sites on campus for diploma presentation ceremonies with the following change from the original schedule: the Hartford Art School will hold its ceremony in Gengras Student Union cafeteria while University Studies will move to Wilde Auditorium in the Harry Jack Gray Center. Participants who did not pick up their cap and gown in advance can do so In Konover Campus Center beginning at 8 a.m. See more Commencement information here.

Tino Ardiente

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Augustine "Tino" Ardiente is a newcomer to The Hartt School Community Division, joining the tap faculty in 2017. However, he's no stranger to The Hartt School. Ardiente has been seen in countless Hartt School musical and theatre productions and has been performing around the New England area in theatres such as The Goodspeed Opera House, Playhouse on Park, and Interlakes Theatre. Tino has was a tap student for four years at The Hartt School under the strict construction of Ralph Perkins. Ardiente is looking forward to giving back to the Hartt community by teaching Broadway-style tap. He says, "Come learn with me. Can't wait to see you there!"