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Convocation 2019

On Thursday, June 6 and Friday, June 7, 2019, Ontario Tech University hosted its 16th Convocation, honouring our graduating students' commitment and dedication to academic success. 

Your Alumni Association Council Chair Angelo Pineda and Vice-Chair Shaikh Farhan Rashid were on hand to address the graduates at every ceremony. They encouraged new alumni to stay connected with their alma mater.

Our Alumni Association is now over 19,000 strong! View a summary of the celebration below. 


Honorary degrees 2019

The university presented honorary Doctor of Laws to four outstanding individuals who embody Ontario Tech's vision and mission:

* Ms. Kate Beirness, Class of 2009, was the first graduate of Ontario Tech University to receive an honorary degree from the university! Ms. Beirness was presented with an honorary Doctor of Laws degree for her outstanding work as a Canadian television sportscaster, her dedication as a role model to inspire the next generation of female leaders, and her ongoing support in promoting her alma mater. 

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