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Black Excellence Graduation Celebration

Date
June 09, 2022
Time
2:00 PM EDT - 5:00 PM EDT
Location
Online via Zoom (Register to receive the Zoom link)
Open To
Self-identified Black graduating students and all Toronto Metropolitan University students, faculty and staff who want to attend the virtual celebration
Contact
Black Excellence Committee at blackexcellence@ryerson.ca
An illustration of a diverse group of Black identified graduating students

Toronto Metropolitan University students, faculty and staff are invited to attend the third annual Black Excellence Graduation Celebration. 

Join us in celebrating the success and achievements of this year’s Black graduating students. 

The theme of this year’s ceremony is “Black flourishing”.  We will recognize the powerful and complex journeys of Black graduating students at the university. We will honour the ways in which this year’s Black students have practiced self-determination and remained firmly rooted in their vision for the future and themselves.   

Are you a self-identified Black graduating student?

If you are a self-identified Black student who is graduating in 2022, we invite you to register by May 27 to have your name included in the Black Achievement Wall. 

Graduating Black students who register will be provided with an exclusive Kente stole to commemorate their achievement courtesy of event organizers (with confirmation of graduation and while quantities last).

Live captioning and ASL will be provided on Zoom

Toronto Metropolitan University is committed to the accessibility and inclusion of persons with disabilities. If you require any additional accessibility accommodations to ensure your full participation, please let us know on the registration form or email blackexcellence@ryerson.ca.     

Questions? 

If you have any questions, please email the Black Excellence Committee at blackexcellence@ryerson.ca.

This event is hosted by the Black Excellence Committee

The Black Excellence Committee is a collaboration between the Office of the Vice-President, Equity and Community Inclusion; Office of the Vice-Provost, Students (Tri-Mentoring Program); Office of the Vice-Provost, Academic (Experiential Learning); and the Office of the Vice-President, University Advancement and Alumni Relations.