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St. Lawrence College’s Cornwall campus, to graduate over 500 students


Media Release
For Immediate Release

June 2, 2014

St. Lawrence College’s Cornwall campus, to graduate over 500 students

Cornwall, ON: Students graduating from St. Lawrence College’s Cornwall campus are poised to walk the stage in Aultsville Hall for Convocation on Friday June 6th. Three ceremonies will be held at 10:00 am, 1:30 pm and 5:00 pm.

The 10:00 am ceremony will be held for students graduating from the School of Health Sciences programs. The Valedictorian for the 10:00 am ceremony is Sara McRae, who will graduate from Bachelor of Science in Nursing program.

The afternoon ceremony will be held at 1:30 pm for students graduating from the School of Community Services, and School of Justice Studies & Applied Arts programs, and Iohahi:io Akwesasne. The Valedictorian for the afternoon ceremony is Veron C. Edwards, who will graduate from General Arts and Science program.

The evening ceremony will be held at 5:00pm for students graduating from programs in the School of Applied Science & Computing, School of Business, School of Skilled Trades & Tourism and Online and Continuing Education programs. The Valedictorian for the evening ceremony is Rebecca-Ann Priscilla Jalbert who will graduate from the Business Administration – Accounting program.

“We look forward to Convocation, it is a time of year we are brimming with pride over the accomplishments of our students,” said Glenn Vollebregt, President and CEO of St. Lawrence College.  “We know how hard they worked to fulfill their goals and we share in their hopes for the future, be it moving forward to their chosen career or pursuing further education. Our graduates will always be part of our St. Lawrence College family. ”

An online Live Stream of the Convocation ceremonies is available on our website if you cannot make it to see a graduate at our Cornwall convocation events. 


About St. Lawrence College

With three friendly campuses in Brockville, Cornwall, and Kingston, St. Lawrence College is an integral part of the economic vibrancy of Eastern Ontario. St. Lawrence College is a close-knit community of 6,700 full-time students from Canada and from more than 40 countries worldwide, with more than 70,000 alumni. As part of ongoing sustainability initiatives, the College recently completed the installation of more than 1,600 solar modules on the roofs of our Kingston and Brockville campuses, the largest solar roof-top installation of any post-secondary institution in Canada. In addition to this investment in our campus infrastructure we have recently completed a multi-million dollar revitalization of our Cornwall campus. The college has many exciting Applied Research projects in progress, as well, our Corporate Learning and Performance Improvement group has helped more than 200 organizations grow and prosper. Hundreds enroll in our part-time and distance education courses each year. We work with thousands of clients annually at our Employment Service locations in Kingston, Sharbot Lake, Sydenham, and Ottawa.


Kris Ward
Communications Officer
Marketing & Communications
St. Lawrence College
Brockville: 613-345-0660 ext. 2183
Cornwall 613-933-6080 ext. 2183
Kingston 613-544-5400 ext. 2183
Cell: 613-330-2482