La Cité collégiale to hold its annual graduation ceremonies
Ottawa, Wednesday June 5 2013 – Over the next two days, on Thursday June 6 and Friday June 7, a total of 1,346 students will be rewarded for their efforts as La Cité collégiale will award certificates, diplomas and bachelor’s degrees to its graduates, during its traditional graduation ceremonies.
The ceremonies will take place in the gymnasium on La Cité collégiale’s main campus. The gymnasium is located on the ground floor of the H building, at 801 Aviation Parkway, in Ottawa. This year, four guest speakers will address the graduates at the ceremonies. Media representatives will be able to speak with the graduates who were asked to give a farewell speech once the ceremonies are over.
Here is the schedule for the ceremonies:
Thursday, June 6 1:30 p.m.
Speaker : Marie-Pierre Gariépy, president and producer, Slalom
|Graduates: Institute of Health and Life Sciences; School of Media, Arts and Communications; Arts and Sciences – General Programs; Ontario Basic Skills Program|
Thursday, June 6 7:30 p.m.
|Speaker : Natalie Lavigne, co-founder and general manager, ecovox||Graduates : School of Social and Human Sciences; Continuing and Online Education|
Friday, June 7 1:30 p.m.
|Speaker : Bruno Racine, owner and founder, The Loft & Le Spa
||Graduates : School of Administration, Hospitality, and Tourism; Institute of Skilled Trades|
Friday, June 7 7:30 p.m.
|Speaker : Jacques Taillefer, senior vice-president, BH Telecom||
Graduates : Institute of Emergency and Legal Services; Institute of Technology
For the fifth consecutive year, the ceremonies will be broadcasted simultaneously online. The link will be available on La Cité collégiale’s website.
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