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Nova Scotia Community College convocation (Source: NSSC website)

Convocation day for NSCC Strait Area class of 2024 in Port Hawkesbury

By Kelli Rickard Jun 6, 2024 | 1:02 PM

It’s convocation day for more than 200 graduates from the Nova Scotia Community College Strait Area Campus.

The 5 p.m. event on Thursday at the Port Hawkesbury Civic Centre is one of 21 across the province to mark the achievements of over 4,000 NSCC grads.

Le-Antonio Stephenson, a graduate of the Power Engineering Technology diploma program, has been chosen as the Strait Area Campus valedictorian.

Additional awards recognizing student achievement and success will also be presented:

  • Board of Governors’ Award: Brittney Gurney | Electrical – Industrial Maintenance and Controls Diploma
  • NSCC Gold Medal Award: Sandi Rapp | Office Administration Certificate
  • President’s Award: Sandi Rapp | Office Administration Certificate
  • NSCC Alumni Award: Amber-Lee Chiavari | Social Services Diploma
  • Governor General’s Academic Medal: Amber-Lee Chiavari | Social Services Diploma

Annie Johnson from the Strait’s School of Technology and Environment will be one of the five honorary diploma recipients, the highest form of recognition presented by NSCC.

All NSCC ceremonies will be live-streamed and will also be available afterward on YouTube.