Spring 2023 Convocation Ceremonies
Thursday, June 8 and Friday, June 9, 2023
Thursday, June 8, 2023
|8:30 am||IRVING K. BARBER FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Ph.D., M.D.S., M.Sc., B.Sc.
|Biochemistry and Molecular Biology; Biology; Chemistry; Combined Mathematics and Physics; Data Science; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Ecology and Evolutionary Biology; Ecology, Evolution & Conservation Biology; Environmental Chemistry; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Freshwater Sciences; Interdisciplinary Studies; Mathematics (BSc); Microbiology; Physics; Statistics; Zoology
Student Speaker: Guilherme Durvan Antonio Zandamela
|11:00 am||IRVING K. BARBER FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES; IRVING K. BARBER FACULTY OF SCIENCE
Ph.D., M.A., M.Sc., B.A., B.Sc.
|Computer Science (FoS); Economics (FoS); General Studies (FoS); Mathematics (FASS); Psychology (FASS, FoS)
Student Speaker: Claire Tan
|1:30 pm||IRVING K. BARBER FACULTY OF ARTS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES; FACULTY OF CREATIVE AND CRITICAL STUDIES
Ph.D., M.A., M.F.A., B.A., B.F.A., B.M.S., B.N.L.F
|Anthropology; Art History & Visual Culture; Combined Art History & Visual Culture & English; Combined Creative Writing and English; Combined Cultural Studies and English; Combined French and English; Computer Science (FASS); Creative Writing; Cultural Studies; Digital Arts and Humanities; Economics (FASS); English; French; French and Spanish; Gender, Women and Sexuality Studies; General Studies; Geography; History; Indigenous Studies; Interdisciplinary Studies; International Relations; Media Studies; Nsyilxcn Language Fluency; Philosophy; Political Science; PPE; Sociology; Visual Arts
Honorary Degree Recipient – suiki?st Pauline Terbasket – Doctor of Laws, honoris causa
Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence and Innovation – Dr. Fiona McDonald
Student Speaker: Breckin Baillie
Friday, June 9, 2023
|8:30 am||FACULTY OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT: SCHOOL OF HEALTH AND EXERCISE SCIENCES; SCHOOL OF NURSING; SCHOOL OF SOCIAL WORK
Ph.D., M.Sc., M.S.N., M.S.W., B.H.K., B.S.N.
|Human Kinetics; Interdisciplinary Studies; Nursing; Social Work
Student Speaker: Harpal Malhi
|11:00 am||FACULTY OF EDUCATION: OKANAGAN SCHOOL OF EDUCATION; FACULTY OF MANAGEMENT
Ph.D., M.A., M.Ed., B.Ed.; B.Mgt.
|Education; Interdisciplinary Studies; Management
Honorary Degree Recipient – Lindsay Gordon – Doctor of Laws, honoris causa
President’s Service Award for Excellence – Shannon Dunn
Killam Teaching Prize – Dr. Peter Arthur
Student Speaker: Isabela Richard
|1:30 pm||FACULTY OF APPLIED SCIENCE: SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING
Ph.D., M.A.Sc., M.Eng., B.A.Sc.
|Civil Engineering; Electrical Engineering; Manufacturing Engineering; Mechanical Engineering
Provost’s Award for Teaching Excellence and Innovation – Dr. Claire (Yu) Yan and Dr. Peyman Yousefi
Student Speaker: Erika Pineo
In accordance with guidance from British Columbia’s Public Health Officer, in-person ceremonies will be held with 100% attendance.