media release

MEDIA ADVISORY SFU Convocation/honorary degree photos

June 11, 2014

Marianne Meadahl, PAMR, 778.782.9017;
Flickr link to photos for download:

Photos of Simon Fraser University’s Spring Convocation honorary degree recipients are available on a flickr site for media to download: For more details on Convocation, check here.

Convocation began on Tuesday and runs through Friday. The flickr site contains photos from the honorary degree ceremonies of retired Vancouver Sun business writer David Baines (Tuesday afternoon), and former Prime Minister Kim Campbell, whose honorary degree was conferred Wednesday afternoon.

Honorary degrees will also be conferred Thursday afternoon on experimental psychologist Steven Pinker and Friday morning, on designer John Maeda.

Then on Friday afternoon, SFU will install its 11th Chancellor, Anne Giardini. PAMR will make photos available (on the same flickr site). The ceremony begins at 3 p.m. and photos will be available before 5 p.m.

For further assistance or specific needs please contact PAMR at 778.782.3210.

Simon Fraser University is consistently ranked among Canada's top comprehensive universities and is one of the top 50 universities in the world under 50 years old. With campuses in Vancouver, Burnaby and Surrey, B.C., SFU engages actively with the community in its research and teaching, delivers almost 150 programs to more than 30,000 students, and has more than 125,000 alumni in 130 countries.


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