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Jacobs Graduation 2016
 

Graduation 2017

Celebrating our Graduates – Celebrating Success!

Jacobs University: Ambassadors for Tolerance and Peace
A huge honor for the Jacobs University class of 2017: Nobel Prize winner Professor Randy Schekman came to the international university to attend their graduation. 365 graduands from more than 60 countries were presented with their degree certificates at the ceremony. And in keeping with tradition, they threw their mortarboards up in the air at the end of the ceremony.
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Livestream - available until June 24, 2017

Watch the Graduation Ceremony:
 https://livestream.com/accounts/7600301/Graduation2017

No registration required, just Adobe Flash installed and enabled to watch the stream.


For the mobile version of the livestream it is necessary to install the livestream available for Android in the Google playstore and for iPad/iPhone via iTunes. Registration with email or via facebook for the mobile version is required! Once the app is installed the user must go to the app´s main screen and search for “Jacobs Graduation”
Links to the mobile app versions:
https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/id493086499?mt=8
https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.livestream.livestream&hl=us

 

This was this year’s program:

10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


PROCESSION
President, Deans, Faculty, Graduating Students

MUSICAL INTERLUDE
J - Cappella,
Conducted by Rucsandra Popescu

PRESIDENT’S ADDRESS
Prof. Dr. - Ing. Katja Windt

STUDENT FILM
Created by the Class of 2017

UNDERGRADUATE STUDENT ADDRESS
Nomaqhikiza Gugulethu Nkala & Humza Abid

DIVERSITY FOCUS AREA
Reading of the names

GRADUATE STUDENT ADDRESS
Ingmar Nils Sturm

MOBILITY FOCUS AREA
Reading of the names

KEYNOTE SPEECH
Tim Cole

HEALTH FOCUS AREA
Reading of the names

HONORARY DOCTORATE AWARD
Professor Randy Schekman

ALUMNI ADDRESS
Anne Valtink

MUSICAL INTERLUDE

EXIT PROCESSION

TRADITIONAL HAT TOSS PHOTO

RECEPTION