convocation vs commencement
what’s the difference?
I know commencement but what’s about convocation?
I was confused about the meaning till now.
the celebratory public ceremony at which all graduates are individually recognized and hooded by the dean of their academic college.
(thanks UTexas for the definition!)
Here is how HGSE do convocation
Student-selected faculty speaker
(screenshot credit from HGSE)
Class Gift to the School
Can you find my name inside the list?
Megan Red Shirt-Shaw from the Higher Education
What I learned: stand what to what matters to you
Reshma Saujani, CEO and founder of Girls Who Code
What I learned: teach both girls and boys bravery, not perfection
Our party only just get started with the Appian Way Block Party
which is the only time (?) of the year where our Appian Way (street of HGSE) is reserved and closed off for celebration!
Looknoo and I
this also meant the time to catch up with my friends for the last time this month!
I’m super positive this is not the last goodbye.
Alethea, the best seat mate in UDL!
dearest Sam, we spent the whole year together!
Lily and Sophie ~ the sweetest friends
my babe, Sherry
our MBE Marshal Snigdha
HGSE bunny munching on baby ferns
Hello my invisible audience~
at HGSE’s Sunken Garden
[wonder why it’s called the sunken garden 🤔]
Success at the best pose!
aka the graceful crane in spring
Coming to the Harvard Yard to check out tomorrow’s line-up location for the Graduate students
Education school is right up in front~ sweet!
Congratulations to all friends from each of the 13 different programs for making it to this day together – one way or the other, we were part of this journey.