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Piper leading the graduates into the convocation ceremony.

Convocation

Event Coverage 2019

Durham

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Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.

Video: Convocation Address: Dr. Leo Groarke, President and Vice-Chancellor of Trent University
Video: Trent University Durham's Convocation Ceremonies 2019

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Honorary Degree Recipient:

Jerry Coughlan's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Laws
Jerry Coughlan's Biography

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Aaron Taylor Chia, Business Administration, Specialization in Marketing
Shanique Pearson, Bachelor of Social Work

 

Peterborough

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Monday, June 3, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.

Opening Ceremonies

Video: Convocation Address: Dr. Leo Groarke, President and Vice-Chancellor of Trent University
Video: Trent University's June 3 Convocation Ceremonies 2019

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Honorary Degree Recipient: 

Virginia Mae Katt's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Laws
Virginia Mae Katt's Biography
Convocation Spotlight - Dr. Virginia Mae Katt

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Daniel Ekker, Bachelor of Science, Nursing
Joanna McMurtchy​, Bachelor of Science, Nursing


Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.

Video: Trent University's June 4 Morning Convocation Ceremony

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Honorary Degree Recipient:

Mark Richards Angelo's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Science
Mark Richards Angelo's Biography
Convocation 2019 Spotlight - Mark Richards Angelo, Honorary Doctor of Laws

Distinguished Research Award: Erica Nol

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Tonya-Leah Watts, Bachelor of Science Honours, Biomedical Science, minor in Indigenous Studies 

Tuesday, June 4, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.

Video: Trent University's June 4 Afternoon Convocation Ceremony

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Honorary Degree Recipient:

Michael Eric Cooke's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Letters
Michael Eric Cooke's Biography
Convocation 2019 Spotlight - Michael Eric Cooke, Honorary Doctor of Laws

Symons Award for Excellence in Teaching: Wesley Burr

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Ryot Munshaw, Bachelor of Science, Forensic Science
Vildan Hakanaj, Bachelor of Science, Computing Systems


Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.

Video: Trent University's June 5 Morning Convocation Ceremony

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Honorary Degree Recipient:

Cindy Blackstock's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Laws
Cindy Blackstock's Biography
Convocation 2019 Spotlight - Cindy Blackstock, Honorary Doctor of Laws

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Vanessa Akey, Bachelor of Science, Psychology

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.

Video: Trent University's June 5 Afternoon Convocation Ceremony

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Honorary Degree Recipient:

Jeanette Giiwedanong Corbiere Lavell's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Laws
Jeanette Giiwedanong Corbiere-Lavell's Biography

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Sam Dulmage, Bachelor of Science, Ecological Restoration 
Lorraine Andrew-Kingdon, Bachelor of Arts, Indigenous Studies


Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.

Video: Trent University's June 6 Morning Ceremony

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Honorary Degree Recipient:

Alice Klein's Convocation Address - Honorary Degree of Laws
Alice Klein's Biography
Convocation 2019 Spotlight - Alice Klein, Honorary Doctor of Laws

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Noor Ibrahim, Bachelor of Arts, Media Studies
Eryn Lidster, Bachelor of Arts, Cultural Studies 

Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.

Video: Trent University's June 6 Afternoon Ceremony

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Convocation Address: Dr. Don Tapscott '66, Chancellor

Professor Emeritus: Dr. Peggy J Wallace

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Joshua Low, Bachelor of Arts, International Development Studies & International Political Economy 


Friday, June 7, 2019 - 10:00 a.m.

Video: Trent University's June 7 Morning Ceremony

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Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Jessica Mooney, Bachelor of Education

Friday, June 7, 2019 - 2:00 p.m.

Video: Trent University's June 7 Afternoon Ceremony

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Installation of Dr. Stephen Stohn '66 as the twelfth Chancellor of Trent University

Convocation Address: Dr. Stephen Stohn '66, Chancellor

Graduate Spotlight Videos:

Moritz Ingwersen, Doctor of Philosophy, Cultural Studies
Vaughn Mangal, Doctor of Philosophy, Environmental & Life Sciences   


Convocation ceremonies are public events that are recorded in various ways including webcast, video and photography. The ceremonies will be live streamed on trentu.ca during Convocation and will be available to view after Convocation for the benefit of friends and family who are unable to attend in person. These images and recordings may be used for official purposes, such as promoting Trent University. If you have any questions, please contact joannesokolow@trentu.ca.