34TH CONVOCATION CEREMONY
Adeyemi College of Education, Ondo 34th Convocation Ceremony for the Award of Degrees, Certificates, Diplomas and presentation of prizes and fellowships will take place on Wednesday 10th October, 2018.
The 34th Convocation ceremony is for all students who were successful in the final examinations for degree, NCE and Diploma programmes of the College for the 2016/2017, 2015/2016, 2014/2015 and 2012/2013 sessions.
During the ceremony four College Fellowships will be conferred on the following distinguished awardees:
Prof. Toyin Falola, the Jacob & Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities, University of Texas at Austin
Prof. Victor Mbarika, Houston Alumnae Endowed Professor at Southern University, Baton Rouge and President, Board of Trustees, The ICT University of Multiple Campus System
Arabirin Betty Anyanwu-Akeredolu-Wife of the Executive Governor of Ondo State and Founder, Breast Cancer Association of Nigeria (BRECAN)
Dr. A. B. Baffa – Executive Secretary, Tertiary Education Trust Fund
Below are the major highlights of the Convocation Ceremony:
Sunday 07 October 2018
10.10 am Special Convocation Service at Christ Chapel, ACE
Monday 08 October 2018
10.00 am – Press Briefing at CET Auditorium
4.00 pm - Novelty Football Match at the College Sports Complex
6.00 pm - Musical Concert at Babatunde Ipaye Hall
Tuesday 09 October 2018
12.00 noon- Convocation Lecture. Topic: Educational Wealth by
Professor Toyin Falola, University Distinguished Teaching Professor, Jacob and Frances Sanger Mossiker Chair in the Humanities, The University of Texas at Austin at Babatunde Ipaye Lecture Hall
5.00pm – Music Concert at Babatunde Ipaye Lecture Theatre
7.00 pm - Convocation Play at Olusegun Obasanjo Auditorium
Wednesday, 10th October 2018
9.00. am - Commissioning of Projects
10.00 am- Conferment of Certificates, Diplomas, Degrees and Honourary Fellowships at the College Quadrangle
12.00 noon- Commencement Address by Prof. Victor Mbarika, Houston Alumnae Endowed Professor at Southern University, and President, Board of Trustees, The ICT University, USA
2.00 pm – Entertainment of Guests
6.00 pm - Alumni Reunion, Special Awards for Outstanding Teachers at the ACE Alumni Auditorium
Thursday, 11th October 2018
10.00 am- Teachers’ Day Celebration at Obonganwan Grace Ekong Lecture Theatre
5.00 pm- Gala night at the Quadrangle
Friday, 12th October 2018
1.00 pm Special Jumat Service at the College Mosque
Information to Graduands
(i) Graduands are to collect their academic outfits from Tuesday 2nd October, 2018 between 8.00am. and 4.00p.m. in their respective Schools on payment of a sum of Five thousand naira (N5,000.00 for gown and convocation brochure). Complete robes must be returned immediately after the Convocation Ceremony. Any delay in return of the academic outfit will attract a fine of N500.00 per day from Monday, 15th October, 2018.
(ii) Each graduand is entitled to a guest card. The cards will be available for collection as from Tuesday 2nd October, between 8.00a.m and 4.00p.m. daily.
(iii) Graduands should assemble in their respective Schools at the Quadrangle not later than 8:30a.m.Wednesday, 10th October, 2018 fully robed and seated in the places allocated to them. All graduands are strongly advised to comply with this arrangement to avoid any rush or disappointment.
Mrs. O.O. Fakorede