commencement exercise

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Synonyms for commencement exercise

an academic exercise in which diplomas are conferred

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Habib Macaayong said they would have wanted the commencement exercise held at the main campus in Marawi City, which has been unaffected by nearly two months of fighting between government forces and the Maute gunmen with their Abu Sayyaf affiliates, but majority of the parents wanted it moved to the IIT campus.
degrees to 157 students; the College of Optometry, in its eighth commencement exercise, will award 103 Doctor of Optometry degrees; the College of Allied Health will award five Master of Public Health degrees; and, in its first commencement, the College of Dental Medicine will award 29 Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.
The ASEAN-Australia Special Summit, scheduled on March 17 to 18, will coincide with the commencement exercises of the Philippine Military Alab Tala Class on March 18.
Huntington Ingalls Industries osted commencement exercises on Saturday for 148 graduates of the companys Apprentice School at Newport News Shipbuilding.
We StaND For,"a student group at the university, said in a statement May 21 it was planning to stage a walkout during the commencement exercises.
Keith Boniface, High School Principal, presented two special awards to graduates on the morning of commencement exercises.
The new engineers from Tamuq with HE Dr al-Sada and Dr Kenimer yesterday after the commencement exercises.
Jreij's words came Thursday during commencement exercises for French NNA journalists who concluded a training program organized by the French Embassy in written journalism and radio, in presence of NNA Director Laure Sleiman Saab, Information Ministry Director Dr.
Summary: 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.
Tan: 'As of TIME, DATE, the 2015 UP Diliman General Commencement Exercises WILL PUSH THROUGH on 28 June (Sunday), 6:30 a.
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.
Waldport High School will hold commencement exercises at 2 p.