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Class of 2022 Convocation

To help plan your day, learn more about the proceedings for each ceremony held at the Event Centre of the Guelph Gryphons Athletics Centre.

Thursday, June 23, 2022

INTRODUCTION

Sean Furfaro

The assembly will rise for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Joanne Emeneau, Associate University Secretary (Senate)

Participants in the Ceremony

Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees

Members of Senate

Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Andrew Hyde, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Richard Zytner, Interim Dean, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Byron Sheldrick, Acting Dean, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Byron Sheldrick, Acting Dean, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

Sean Furfaro

The assembly will rise for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Joanne Emeneau, Associate University Secretary (Senate)

Participants in the Ceremony

Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees

Members of Senate

Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Sara DeMoor, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Rene Van Acker, Dean, Ontario Agricultural College

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Samantha Brennan, Dean, College of Arts

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Samantha Brennan, Dean, College of Arts

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

Sean Furfaro

The assembly will rise for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Ray Darling, University Registrar

Participants in the Ceremony

Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees

Members of Senate

Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Anees Munshi, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

John Dawson, Associate Dean Academic, College of Biological Science

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

John Cranfield, Associate Dean, External Relations, Ontario Agricultural College

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

John Cranfield, Associate Dean, External Relations, Ontario Agricultural College

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

Sean Furfaro

The assembly will rise for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Ray Darling, University Registrar

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

Participants in the Ceremony

Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees

Members of Senate

Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Alysha Harris

INVOCATION

Sonya Wu-Winter, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Chancellor Marry Anne Chambers

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Jeff Wichtel, Dean, Ontario Veterinary College

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Jeff Wichtel, Dean, Ontario Veterinary College

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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Friday, June 17, 2022

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte Yates

Vice-President (Research): Malcolm Campbell

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Raphi Steiner, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Science, honoris causa,

Ottoline Leyser

Presented by: Malcolm Campbell, Vice-President (Research)

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Ottoline Leyser

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Malcolm Campbell, Vice-President (Research)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Mazyar Fallah, Dean, College of Biological Science

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, Vice-President (Research)

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte Yates

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Ania Krysciak, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Laws, honoris causa,

Jean Szkotnicki

Presented by: John Prescott, University Professor Emeritus, Department of Pathobiology

PRESENTATION OF JOHN BELL AWARD

Recipient: Shane Bateman

Presented by: Jeff Wichtel, Dean, Ontario Veterinary College

APPOINTMENT OF UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR EMERITA

Candidate: Brenda Coomber

Presented by: Tarek Saleh, Professor and Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Jean Szkotnicki

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Gwen Chapman, Associate Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Jeff Wichtel, Dean, Ontario Veterinary College and Byron Sheldrick, Interim Dean, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

RECITATION OF THE VETERINARY OATH

Led by Jeff Wichtel, Dean, Ontario Veterinary College

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, Vice-President (Research)

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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Thursday, June 16, 2022

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Ben Doadt, Associate University Secretary (Board)

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies): Ben Bradshaw

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Sara DeMoor, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Science, honoris causa,

Henry Regier

Presented by: Steve Crawford, Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Biology

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Henry Regier

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Ben Bradshaw, Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Rene Van Acker, Dean, Ontario Agricultural College

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Gwen Chapman, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies): Ben Bradshaw

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Andrew Hyde, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Letters, honoris causa,

Vikas Swarup

Presented by: Sharada Srinivasan, Associate Professor & Canada Research Chair in Gender, Justice and Development, Department of Sociology & Anthropology

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Vikas Swarup

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Gwen Chapman, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Samantha Brennan, Dean, College of Arts

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

John Walsh, Assistant Professor, School of Languages and Literatures

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Ray Darling, Registrar

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Associate Vice-President (Academic): Cate Dewey

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Benjamin Sproule

INVOCATION

Andrew Hyde, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Laws, honoris causa,

Susan A. Gosling

Presented by: Praveen Saxena, Professor, Department of Plant Agriculture and Director of the Gosling Research Institute for Plant Preservation

PRESENTATION OF WINEGARD MEDAL

Recipient: Nicholas Bannon

Presented by: John Cranfield, Professor & Associate Dean (External Relations), Ontario Agricultural College

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Susan Gosling

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Cate Dewey, Associate Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Rene Van Acker, Dean, Ontario Agricultural College

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

John Walsh, Assistant Professor, School of Languages and Literatures

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Raphi Steiner, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Laws, honoris causa,

Valérie Courtois

Presented by: Robin Roth, Professor and Associate Chair, Department of Geography

PRESENTATION OF D.F. FORSTER MEDAL - MAGISTERIATE

Recipient: Dana Alaa Elsayed

Presented by: Lynda Ashbourne, Associate Professor, Department of Family Relations & Applied Nutrition

PRESENTATION OF GOVERNOR GENERAL’S ACADEMIC MEDALS (GOLD)

Recipient: Marieka DeVuono

Presented by: Ian Newby-Clark, Chair, Department of Psychology

PRESENTATION OF MEDAL OF MERIT

Recipient: Linda Parker

Presented by: Ian Newby-Clark, Chair, Department of Psychology

PRESENTATION OF LINCOLN ALEXANDER MEDAL OF DISTINGUISHED SERVICE

Recipient: Wendy Millar

Presented by: Byron Sheldrick, Acting Dean, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Valérie Courtois

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Gwen Chapman, Associate Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Byron Sheldrick, Acting Dean, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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Wednesday, June 15, 2022

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies): Ben Bradshaw

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Sonya Wu-Winter, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

APPOINTMENT OF UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR EMERITUS

Candidate: Lawrence Spriet

Presented by: Graham Holloway, Associate Professor, Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

University Professor Emeritus Lawrence Spriet

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Ben Bradshaw, Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Mazyar Fallah, Dean, College of Biological Science

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Gwen Chapman, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

View Convocation Program

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Joanne Emeneau, Associate University Secretary (Senate)

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Associate Vice-President (Academic): Cate Dewey

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Benjamin Sproule

INVOCATION

Sara De Moor, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

APPOINTMENT OF UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR EMERITA

Candidate: Julia Christensen Hughes

Presented by: Audrey Jamal, Interim Assistant Dean, Strategic Partnerships and Societal Impact, Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

University Professor Emerita Julia Christensen Hughes

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Cate Dewey, Associate Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Audrey Jamal, Interim Assistant Dean, Strategic Partnerships and Societal Impact, Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Gwen Chapman, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte Yates

Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies): Ben Bradshaw

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Raphi Steiner, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Science, honoris causa,

Rosalind S. Gibson

Presented by: Bruce Ryan, Professor Emeritus, Department of Family Relations & Applied Nutrition

PRESENTATION OF D.F. FORSTER MEDAL – DOCTORAL AND GOVERNOR GENERAL’S ACADEMIC MEDAL (GOLD)

Recipient: Morgan Stykel

Presented by: Graham Holloway, Associate Professor, Department of Human Health and Nutritional Sciences

PRESENTATION OF GOVERNOR GENERAL’S ACADEMIC MEDAL (SILVER)

Recipient: Sana Gavarikar

Presented by: Fred Laberge, Associate Professor, Department of Integrative Biology

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Rosalind S. Gibson

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Ben Bradshaw, Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Mazyar Fallah, Dean, College of Biological Science

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

View Convocation Program

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Joanne Emeneau, Associate University Secretary (Senate)

Chancellor: Mary Anne Chambers

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies): Ben Bradshaw

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Effie Honeywell

INVOCATION

Ania Krysciak, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

PRESENTATION OF GOVERNOR GENERAL’S ACADEMIC MEDALS (SILVER)

Recipient: Daniela Florea

Presented by: Evie Adomait, Assistant Professor of Economics and Faculty Advisor, Department of Economics and Finance

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

John Walsh, Acting Associate Dean (Academic), Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Ben Bradshaw, Assistant Vice-President (Graduate Studies)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by by Audrey Jamal, Interim Assistant Dean, Strategic Partnerships and Societal Impact, Gordon S. Lang School of Business and Economics

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Vice-President (Resarch): Malcolm Campbell

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Sonya Wu-Winter, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Laws, honoris causa,

Robert J. Burnside

Presented by: John Runciman, Director, School of Engineering, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Robert J. Burnside

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Malcolm Campbell, Vice-President (Research)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

Graduands presented by John Runciman, Director, School of Engineering, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

View Convocation Program

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Piper: Kate Runciman

Beadle: Ben Doadt, Associate University Secretary (Board)

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Carlie Goodall

INVOCATION

Sonya Wu-Winter, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

CONFERRING OF HONORARY DEGREE

Candidate: Doctor of Laws, honoris causa,

Bina Agarwal

Presented by: Sharada Srinivasan, Associate Professor & Canada Research Chair in Gender, Justice and Development, Department of Sociology & Anthropology

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Dr. Bina Agarwal

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Gwen Chapman, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

Graduands presented by Graduands presented by Byron Sheldrick, Acting Dean, College of Social and Applied Human Sciences

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

View Convocation Program

INTRODUCTION

Sean Fufaro

The assembly will rise at the sound of the piper for the procession of graduands and the convocation fanfare, and remain standing until after the invocation.

PROCESSION

Candidates for Degrees in Course

CONVOCATION FANFARE

Indigenous staff and student drummers: Genievieve Borg, Jamie Horner, Jessica Notwell, & Paige Saunders

Beadle: Genevieve Gauthier-Chalifour, University Secretary

Chancellor: Dr. Mary Anne Chambers, O.Ont.

President and Vice-Chancellor: Charlotte A.B. Yates

Provost and Vice-President (Academic): Gwen Chapman

Participants in the Ceremony

  • Members of the Board of Governors and Board of Trustees
  • Members of Senate
  • Faculty Members

TERRITORIAL WELCOME

Gimaa Stacey Laforme, Mississaugas of the Credit

O Canada Sung by: Benjamin Sproule

INVOCATION

Andrew Hyde, Multi-Faith Team Member

The assembly will be seated.

WELCOME

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

INSTALLATION OF THE 10TH CHANCELLOR

Dr. Mary Anne Chambers, O.Ont.

Presented by: President and Vice-Chancellor Charlotte A.B. Yates

ROBING OF THE CHANCELLOR

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor with Shauneen Bruder, Chair of the Board of Governors

CONVOCATION ADDRESS

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

PRESENTATION OF SCHOLARS

Gwen Chapman, Provost and Vice-President (Academic)

CONFERRING OF DEGREES

Chancellor Mary Anne Chambers

Graduands presented by Richard Zytner, Interim Dean, College of Engineering and Physical Sciences

DEGREES IN ABSENTIA

Mary Anne Chambers, Chancellor

ANNOUNCEMENTS AND VALETE

Charlotte A.B. Yates, President and Vice-Chancellor

RECESSION

Piper

The assembly will remain standing during the recession.

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Find Picture Perfect Scenes for Grads

Looking for the perfect backdrop to snap photos of grads with familiy and friends? Be sure to check out these photo hotspots and tag #GuelphGrad for a repost on social.

The Gryphone Statue
A #UofG classic! Did you even go here if you don't have a pic with the Gryphon?
Located at Gordon St. and Stone Rd. E

The Cannon
Aka Old Jeremiah. Take a pic at one of #UofG's oldest traditions!
Located beside Branion Plaza

Celebration Corner Located at Alumni Stadium, where you can RING THE BELL!

#uelphGrad Photo Hotspots

Convocation Programs

To learn more about Winter 2022, Summer 2022, and Classes of 2020 and 2021 programs, visit our Program page.