commencement exercise


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Synonyms for commencement exercise

an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred

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BEIRUT: The Lebanese American University awarded renowned Lebanese fashion giant Elie Saab an honorary doctorate for a remarkable career during the commencement exercises of the university's Business School over the weekend.
Zubik, bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh, received a Papal Blessing from Pope Francis during Waynesburg University's Commencement exercises Sunday, May 3.
Megan Smith, United States chief technology officer and an assistant to President Obama, will send off graduates at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's 2015 commencement exercises on June 5.
FSU, holding its 118th commencement exercises this year, will confer approximately 120 graduate and 230 undergraduate degrees in December.
The ceremony, called the "10th Commencement Exercises 2014", was held under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prime Minister Prince Khalifa bin Salman Al Khalifa and Philippines Special Envoy to the GCC Dr Amable Aguiluz, who is also the university president and chairman emeritus of the AMA Education System Philippines.
Separately, Bou Sb sponsored commencement exercises for students of the Institute of Batroun District Development in a ceremony held at San Stephano Resort in Batroun, in presence of Foreign Minister, Jibran Bassil.
The cash incentives, which will be sourced from the Local Government Units (LGUS) where the high school is under, shall be given on the day of the commencement exercises, the bill provides.
Waldport High School will hold commencement exercises at 2 p.
Pallam Raju further said that he has been invited by the Temple University, Philadelphia to receive the degree of Doctor of Humane Letters, Honaris Causa, at the 126th commencement exercises on May 16.
Summary: DUBAI - The American University in Dubai (AUD) will hold the Sixteenth Commencement Exercises on Sunday, 12 May in the Sheikh Rashid Hall of the Dubai World Trade Center, under the Patronage of His Highness Shaikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice- President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai .
KeyBank's Alaska District Retail Leader Steve Campanella was awarded a diploma at commencement exercises during the 67th annual session of the Graduate School of Banking at the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
During commencement exercises on May 14, Modica received a doctorate in higher education.
The tornado tore a path a mile wide and four miles long, destroying homes and businesses USA Director Martin Scorsese, centre, walks in a processional during commencement exercises at Yale University in Connecticut yesterday.
At many institutions, administrators decided against the traditional handshake to graduating seniors at commencement exercises.
He will also attend the commencement exercises, teach a planned summer course and look into semester-abroad programs in Rome and Austria, according to the university.