Graduation Ceremonies - Summer 2018

Press releases, orations, responses and picture and video galleries from the University of Leicester Graduation Ceremonies from 17 - 20 July 2018

General Information

Information for graduates

Press Releases

Bake Off host makes for Quite Interesting graduation at University of Leicester

Honorary Graduates

Sandi Toksvig OBE

Doctor of Letters, Tuesday 17 July at 11am

Biography and press comment

Oration by Dr Paul Jenkins

Professor Fiona Stafford

Doctor of Letters, Tuesday 17 July at 3pm

Biography and press comment

Oration by Dr Paul Jenkins

Mr Jonathan Agnew MBE, DL

Doctor of Letters, Wednesday 18 July, 11am

Biography and press comment

Oration by Dr Paul Jenkins

Dr Maggie Aderin-Pocock MBE

Doctor of Science, Thursday 19 July at 11am

Biography and press comment

Oration by Nigel Siesage

Professor Sir John Savill

Doctor of Science, Thursday 19 July at 3pm

Biography and press comment

Oration by Nigel Siesage

Ms Dorothy Francis MBE

Doctor of Laws, Friday 20 July at 3pm

Biography and press comment

Oration by Nigel Siesage

 

Report, photo galleries and videos

Last, but by no means least: graduation celebrations draw to a close - Friday 20 July

Seeing stars as graduation celebrates scientists - Thursday 19 July

Cricketing legend leaves graduands bowled over - Wednesday 18 July

Summer 2018 graduation kicks off! - Tuesday 17 July

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