17 April 2014
The University of the Sunshine Coast's four Graduation ceremonies held over two days on 10-11 April can now be viewed online.
Crowds totalling 4,100 attended the ceremonies, which saw more than 800 graduates cross the stage at USC’s Sports Stadium to receive degrees, diplomas and certificates.
An Honorary Doctorate was awarded to Cambodia’s Minister of Tourism, His Excellency Dr Thong Khon, while former town planner Ken Hicks, Careflight co-founder Ken Wishaw and macadamia researcher Ian McConachie became Honorary Senior Fellows of the University.
The honorary award recipients each delivered a Graduation Address across the four ceremonies.
Other Graduation highlights included the presentation of Chancellor’s Medals to outstanding students Manuel Barth, Marnee Shay and Daniel Meloncelli for their high academic achievement and contributions to USC and the Sunshine Coast community.
The ceremonies can be viewed at USC's Mediasite:
- Faculty of Arts and Business 11am ceremony on Thursday 10 April;
- Faculty of Arts and Business 5pm ceremony on Thursday 10 April;
- Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering 11am ceremony on Friday 11 April; and
- Faculty of Science, Health, Education and Engineering 5pm ceremony on Friday 11 April.
— Terry Walsh