On the morning of June 27th, Southeast University-Monash University Joint Graduate School (Suzhou) Commencement Ceremony was held in Suzhou Research Institute of Southeast University.
A number of teachers and students attended this commencement, including leaders from Southeast University, like Yi Hong, Pu Yuepu, Shen Jiong, Ding Hui, leaders of offices and departments; teachers, 2014 graduates and their family members. The degree awarding ceremony was hosted by Hu Minqiang, our Deputy President.
Mr. Byrne, president of Monash University, his wife Melissa Byrne, and a number of leaders and professors from Monash University were invited to watch the ceremony.
Yi Hong, President of the University expressed congratulations to the graduates on behalf of all the students and teachers and also brough up with pieces of advices. He wished the graduates to set up great ideals and abide by lofty characters; to be an earnest and down-to-earth person; to be willing to make progress and embrace challenges; and to protect and love their alma mater.
In the commencement, President Yi Hong issued the degree certificates for the 26 graduates and set the tassels straight for them.