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June 3, 2016

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June 3, 2016
For Immediate Release

BRANTFORD – Wilfrid Laurier University will hold its spring convocation ceremonies on the Brantford campus June 7 and 8 at the Sanderson Centre for the Performing Arts.

As of May 31, approximately 489 Brantford students had met all program requirements and qualified to graduate. Laurier expects to confer three graduate degrees and 486 undergraduate degrees. On average, 80 per cent of Laurier graduands attend convocation ceremonies.

Cody Groat, a Laurier student graduating June 8, wrote a book, Canadian Stories, over the course of his undergraduate years at Laurier. At the same time as Cody prepares to receive his parchment, his book is ready to launch. Learn more about his story.

The university’s Waterloo ceremonies will run from June 13-17 at the Athletic Complex on the Waterloo campus.

For a complete convocation schedule, visit

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Beth Gurney, Associate Director
Communications and Public Affairs
Wilfrid Laurier University

T: 519.756.8228 x5753



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