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He announced in a March 23 email to the Georgetown community that the universitywide commencement, and many related events, would be virtual.Georgetown University to hold pandemic commencement at Nationals Park|Nick Anderson|April 22, 2021|Washington Post
“While graduation and commencement ceremonies will still be different than they were in the past, this is a tremendous step forward for all of our schools, our graduates, and their families,” Northam said in a statement.Montgomery moves forward with mass vaccination site plans|Rebecca Tan, Antonio Olivo|March 17, 2021|Washington Post
Over the course of 3 weeks, the university designed and set up a virtual commencement experience, explained Josh Koenig, co-founder and head of product at WebOps platform Pantheon, which counts USC as a client.Beyond the relaunch: Evolve your web strategy toward regular iterations|Sponsored Content: Pantheon|November 23, 2020|Search Engine Land
Because of a staggered graduation schedule, Denny didn’t see him at commencement, either.‘Revenge porn’ was already commonplace. The pandemic has made things even worse.|Jessica M. Goldstein|October 29, 2020|Washington Post
We attract exceptionally talented students who are engineers and health care providers who are graduating and they’re being commissioned at commencement.Chancellor Harold L. Martin, on His Plan to Safely Open the Nation's Largest HBCU During COVID-19|Eben Shapiro|August 23, 2020|Time
You may not remember, but you were our commencement keynote speaker that day at the George Washington University National Center.An Open Letter to Attorney General Eric Holder: It’s Not About Race|Ron Christie|July 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
This power has been seen recently in a host of cancellations of commencement speakers.Watch What You Say, The New Liberal Power Elite Won’t Tolerate Dissent|Joel Kotkin|June 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Kudos to Ex-Mayor Mike, whose Harvard commencement address called for inclusion of more conservatives in higher education.Bloomberg’s Surprising Harvard Commencement Address Attacks Campus Ideologues|Ron Christie|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
All you really need for an inspiring commencement address is untamed enthusiasm and a big dream.Chubby Korean Baby Dance, Goat Riding Guy Riding Bike, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Speaking at the Commencement Ceremony at West Point, he said, “We are winding down our war in Afghanistan,” he said.As Obama Draws Down, Al Qaeda Grows in Afghanistan|Eli Lake|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In this little room the galleries had been designed; the windows had looked upon the commencement of the great work.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
But Ulm was only the commencement of the campaign, and even after Austerlitz Napoleon pursued the enemy with grim resolution.
He graduated at Yale college, and at the commencement of hostilities was appointed to the chief command of the Connecticut troops.
The first commencement of Union College for conferring degrees in the arts and sciences.
At the very commencement of the campaign Massna committed a fault which almost ruined his career.
British Dictionary definitions for commencement
- US and Canadian a ceremony for the presentation of awards at secondary schools
- US a ceremony for the conferment of academic degrees