Posts Tagged ‘Ceremony’

In defence of costly induction ceremonies

  Let’s be frank: inviting a who’s who of post-secondary royalty to the welcoming party for new Dalhousie president Richard Florizone didn’t come cheap. Eight university leaders from all reaches of the globe descended on campus earlier this month for an induction ceremony and a preceding panel discussion. These international leaders came from afar–Qatar, China,…

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New King’s president sworn in

Leavitt at the installation ceremony. Photo by Pau Balite.

Anne Leavitt receives the full pomp and circumstance The new president of the University of King’s College was formally installed Oct. 21 in a ceremony that, regardless of the pomp and circumstance, was not without its laughs. Anne Leavitt took on the role of president Aug. 1, but last Friday at First Baptist Church she…

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