A momentous occasion.

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President and CEO

I am honoured to have had the opportunity to watch you grow and succeed, and I extend my warmest congratulations to each and every one of you on this special day.

Convocation is a milestone that marks both an ending and a beginning. Despite the challenges and obstacles you faced throughout your academic journey, you persevered and have emerged victorious. You have shown incredible dedication, resilience, and tenacity. Be proud of what you’ve accomplished.

As you embark on the next chapter of your lives, I encourage you to use those hard-earned skills – think big, be innovative, and seize opportunities.

You are now part of the global community and I hope your time at snəw̓eyəɬ leləm̓ Langara has helped you learn to foster respect for diverse cultures and embrace contemporary perspectives. Your actions impact our communities, cities, and world; I urge you to make it a better place.

As Langara alumni, please stay connected. You will always be part of our community. We are proud of you and excited to see your bright future unfold.


To the class of 2024, I wish you all the best on your next adventure!"