commencement ceremony


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Noun1.commencement ceremony - an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferredcommencement ceremony - an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred
baccalaureate - a farewell sermon to a graduating class at their commencement ceremonies
exercise - (usually plural) a ceremony that involves processions and speeches; "academic exercises"
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addressing graduates at the 54th annual Commencement ceremony of the Richard M.
The American University in Cairo (AUC) held last Thursday its centennial commencement ceremony of the Class of 2019 that witnessed the graduation of 644 bachelor's degree candidates, of whom 115 graduated with honors, 134 with high honors and 125 with highest honors.
His mother, Frances Magundayao, attended the commencement ceremony at the Philippine International Convention Center in Pasay City.
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science conferred more than 500 graduate degrees in numerous health and biomedical sciences during its annual commencement ceremony May 31 at Credit Union 1 Arena on the UIC campus in Chicago.
The Taiwanese graduate who waved a Republic of China flag at the May 30 commencement ceremony at the U.S.
A COMMENCEMENT ceremony was held by St Christopher's School to celebrate the achievements of its Year 13 students.
Marking his last commencement ceremony as vice-chancellor of NYUAD, Al Bloom said, "Graduates, we celebrate each of you who will walk across this stage tonight prepared for stunning success in your careers, equipped for wise and effective response to the world's most pressing challenges, and ready to open your hearts and minds across a world of increasingly fractious divides, to build a more responsible, inclusive, cooperative, and peaceful globe."
Nazareth College will welcome back an alumna to speak at its 2019 Commencement on Sunday at the Blue Cross Arena.Nazareth's joint undergraduate and graduate Commencement ceremony take place at 9:45 a.m.
Limak InE-aat Kuwait, a fully-owned subsidiary of Limak Group of Companies established in Kuwait through the Kuwait Direct Investment Promotion Authority (KDIPA), celebrated the graduation of the second batch of its university-level training program for aspiring female engineers, the 'Kuwait's Engineer Girls' program during a commencement ceremony held on May 4.
Planetary scientist Carolyn Porco will deliver the address at Monmouth University's undergraduate commencement ceremony on May 15, at 12:30 p.m.
He expressed these views while addressing the commencement ceremony of Young Parliament's Fellowship programme organized by Pakistan Institute of Legislative Development and Transparency (PILDAT) here on Friday.