17th July 2001




Over 1,000 Lincoln students will graduate from the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside at three awards ceremonies this week.


Lincoln Cathedral will be the imposing setting for the awards ceremonies, which take place in the morning on 17th, 18th and 19th July.


This summer will be the third which has seen students graduating from the Lincoln campus of the University of Lincolnshire & Humberside.


The ceremonies will take place as follows:


Tuesday 17th July, 11.30am

Faculty of Social & Life Sciences

Wednesday 18th July, 11.30am

Faculty of Business & Management
Faculty of Social & Life Sciences (diploma and certificate courses only)

Thursday 19th July, 11.30am

Faculty of Arts & Technology


As well as awarding degrees to 1,100 students the university will also pay tribute to a number of people who have been successful in their chosen field. Honorary doctorates will be awarded to Baroness Hogg of Kettlethorpe (17th July) and Mike Maloney, Group Chief Photographer at Mirror Group Newspapers (19th July).


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A portfolio of student success stories relevant to this summerís awards ceremonies can be viewed in the new archive by inputting grad2001.


For more information contact: Jez Ashberry, Press and Media Relations Manager

University of Lincolnshire & Humberside

Tel: 01522 886042

email: jashberry@lincoln.ac.uk


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