Graduation 2016

The University of St Andrews congratulates all students who graduated in June 2016.


Tuesday 21 June 2016

Graduation addresses

Morning ceremony

Professor Jane Stabler from the School of English

Afternoon ceremony

Dr Jasmine Gani from the School of International Relations

Laureation address

Morning ceremony

Mr Neil Gaiman DLitt
Laureated by Dr Chris Jones from the School of English

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Herman Van Rompuy LLD
Laureated by Catherin Stihler, Rector and President of the University Court

Honorary graduates

Morning ceremony

Mr Neil Gaiman DLitt
Novelist, graphic novelist and screenwriter

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Herman Van Rompuy LLD
Emeritus President of the European Council. Minister of State (Belgium)


Wednesday 22 June 2016

Graduation addresses

Morning ceremony

Professor Malcom White from the School of Biology

Afternoon ceremony

Dr Anne Mullen, Vice-Principal (International)

Laureation address

Morning ceremony

Professor Rita Colwell DSc
Laureated by Professor Anne Magurran from the School of Biology

Professor Jean Beggs DSc
Laureated by Professor James Naismith from the School of Chemistry

Afternoon ceremony

Professor John Dudley DSc
Laureated by Professor Andrews Cameron from the School of Physics and Astronomy

Honorary graduates

Morning ceremony

Professor Rita Colwell DSc
Distinguished University Professor, University of Maryland, College Park and Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health

Professor Jean Beggs DSc
Royal Society Darwin Trust Research Professor and Professor of Molecular Biology at the University of Edinburgh

Afternoon ceremony

Professor John Dudley DSc
Professor of Physiscs, University of Franche-Comté, France

Principal's Medal

Morning ceremony
Fiona Woodhall

Afternoon ceremony
Saad Attieh

 


Thursday 23 June 2016

Graduation addresses

Morning ceremony

Dr John Hesk from the School of Classics

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Will Fowler from the School of Modern Languages

Laureation address

Morning ceremony

Professor Emma Rothschild CMG DLitt
Laureated by Richard Whatmore from the School of History

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Sir Geoffrey Lloyd FBA DLitt
Laureated by Jason König from the School of Classics

Professor Louise Richardson FRSE DLitt
Laureated by Mr Patrick Mathewson, President Students' Association

Honorary graduates

Morning ceremony

Professor Emma Rothschild CMG DLitt
Professor of History, Harvard University

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Sir Geoffrey Lloyd FBA DLitt
Emeritus Professor of Ancient Philosophy and Science, University of Cambridge

Professor Louise Richardson FRSE DLitt
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford. Formerly Principal and Vice-Chancellor of the University of St Andrews (2009-2015)


Friday 24 June 2016

Graduation addresses

Morning ceremony

Professor Ruth Woodfield from the School of Management

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Garry Taylor FRSE, Acting Principal and Vice-Chancellor, Master of the United College

Laureation address

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Peter Sarnak FRS DSc
Laureated by Professor Igor Rivin from the School of Mathematics and Statistics

Honorary graduates

Afternoon ceremony

Professor Peter Sarnak FRS DSc
Professor of Mathematics, Princeton University and The Institute for Advanced Studies, Princeton 

University Medal

Morning ceremony

Mr John Jardine
Retired Bedellus, University of St Andrews