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Spring 2019 Convocation

Congratulations to the Class of 2019 on your convocation! Relive your favourite moments from the event, learn more about our honorary doctorate and degree recipients and be inspired by our valedictorians. 

Read the speeches

Donna Strickland honorary doctoral degree address

June 18, 2019

Donna Strickland honorary doctoral degree address

Donna Strickland, Nobel Prize winner in Physics and McMaster Engineering alumna, received her honorary doctoral degree from McMaster Engineering on June 14. This is what she wanted the Class of 2019 to know.

Michel Rappaz honorary doctoral degree address

June 18, 2019

Michel Rappaz honorary doctoral degree address

Michel Rappaz, a globally recognized leader in materials science, received his honorary doctoral degree from McMaster Engineering on June 14. This is what he wanted the Class of 2019 to know.

Hannah McPhee\'s valedictory speech

June 18, 2019

Hannah McPhee's valedictory speech

Hannah McPhee, an Engineering Physics graduate, addressed the afternoon convocation with her valedictory speech on June 14, 2019.

Matthew Ferguson\'s valedictory speech

June 18, 2019

Matthew Ferguson's valedictory speech

Matthew Ferguson, a Chemical Engineering and Society graduate, addressed the morning convocation with his valedictory speech on June 14, 2019.

Honourees

7 unmissable moments from convocation

June 18, 2019

7 unmissable moments from convocation

On June 14, the Class of 2019 celebrated convocation along with honorary doctoral recipients Donna Strickland and Michel Rappaz.

Meet McMaster Engineering valedictorian Matthew Ferguson

June 6, 2019

Meet McMaster Engineering valedictorian Matthew Ferguson

Matthew Ferguson shares how he accidentally became an engineer, what motivates him, the thing most people don't know about him and more.

Meet McMaster Engineering valedictorian Hannah McPhee

June 13, 2019

Meet McMaster Engineering valedictorian Hannah McPhee

Hannah McPhee shares the perks of living in Hamilton, why she chose McMaster Engineering in the first place, the advice she'd give her first-year self and more.

Haleigh Longo to receive the Albert Lager Prize

June 10, 2019

Haleigh Longo to receive the Albert Lager Prize

Haleigh Longo, a Mechatronics student, will receive the Albert Lager Prize.

Alyssia Jovellanos to receive the President’s Award of Excellence in Student Leadership

June 8, 2019

Alyssia Jovellanos to receive the President’s Award of Excellence in Student Leadership

Alyssia Jovellanos, a Computer Science student, will receive the President's Award of Excellence in Student Leadership.

Meet honorary doctoral degree recipient Michel Rappaz

June 7, 2019

Meet honorary doctoral degree recipient Michel Rappaz

Michel Rappaz, a globally recognized leader in materials science, will receive his honorary doctoral degree from McMaster Engineering on June 14, 2019.

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