Jan 17, 2019
Vancouver, BC – On Thursday, January 17, Langara’s Faculty of Science recognized 83 outstanding students for the 2018 Dean’s Honour Roll program.
Students were invited to join faculty in the Employee Lounge for a private reception where they were acknowledged for their outstanding academic achievements. Faculty and students from the Applied Sciences Divison, and Mathematics & Sciences Division, including Bioinformatics, Biology, Chemistry, Engineering, Health & Sciences, Kinesiology, Mathematics & Statistics, Physics & Astronomy, and Computing Science & Information Systems came together to celebrate at the outstanding event.
“I always look forward to this wonderful event. Taking the time to celebrate the hard work and success of our Honour Roll students is important to the Faculty of Science,” said Gerda Krause, Dean, Faculty of Science.
Students are evaluated for placement on the Dean’s Honour Roll at the end of each semester. To achieve the Dean’s Honour Roll, students must be in good standing in addition to:
- Completing a minimum of 12 Langara credit hours in the semester being evaluated, with at least 9 of those credits having been completed in normally graded courses;
- Achieving a minimum semester grade point average (SGPA) of 3.50, calculated on all normally graded courses completed in the semester being evaluated.
About Langara College
Located in beautiful Vancouver, B.C., Canada, Langara College provides University, Career, and Continuing Studies education to more than 21,000 students annually. With more than 1,700 courses and 130 programs, Langara’s expansive academic breadth and depth allows students of all ages, backgrounds, and life stages to choose their own educational path. Langara is also known as house of teachings, a name given to it by the Musqueam people on whose unceded traditional territory the College is located. Langara is celebrating its 49th year on West 49th Avenue with Beyond 49, an integrated celebration, alumni engagement, and fundraising campaign to reconnect with alumni, and raise funds for student support and important College initiatives.
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