Peterborough, ON – (June 8 2022) – After a two-year hiatus from in-person celebrations due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Fleming College is hosting six in-person Convocation ceremonies at the Peterborough Sport and Wellness Centre June 14 – 17, 2022.
Convocation is one of the most important events at the College, and a pivotal moment in a student’s academic career.
This year, students in multiple programs will be graduating with their Indigenous Perspectives Designation (IPD). Those students will receive a letter acknowledging this accomplishment in their graduation package. IPD students have chosen to incorporate more in-depth knowledge of First Nation, Inuit and Métis peoples, cultures, histories, traditions, and contributions through the course of their Fleming College studies.
The Convocation schedule for Sutherland campus is as follows:
June 14 at 10 a.m.:
- School of Health and Community Services (Now known as the School of Health & Wellness)
- School of General Arts & Sciences
- Haliburton School of Art + Design programs housed at the Sutherland Campus.
June 14 at 2 p.m.:
June 15 at 10 a.m.:
- Community and Justice Services
- Customs Border Services
- Law Clerk
- Police Foundations
- Pre-Service Firefighter Education and Training
- Protection, Security and Investigation
June 15 at 2 p.m.: This ceremony also features the first time a remote, Indigenous cohort of students from the Wiikwemkoong First Nation will graduate as part of the Educational Support program.
- Child and Youth Care
- Community Integration Through Cooperative Education
- Developmental Services Worker
- Early Childhood Education
- Educational Support
- Mental Health & Addiction Worker
- Social Service Worker
June 16 at 10 a.m.:
June 17 at 10 a.m.:
Fleming College congratulates this year’s #Classof2022!
Members of the media are welcome and encouraged to attend any the Convocation ceremonies. If you plan to attend, please contact Communications Officer Sarah Deeth at 705-749-5530 ext. 1161 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Fleming College respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on Michi Saagiig Anishinaabeg lands and territory. Located in the heart of Central Ontario, Fleming College has campus locations in Peterborough, Lindsay, Cobourg and Haliburton. Named for famous Canadian inventor and engineer Sir Sandford Fleming, the college features more than 100 full-time programs in Arts and Heritage, Business, Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences, General Arts and Sciences, Health and Wellness, Justice and Community Development, Skilled Trades and Technology, and Continuing Education. Fleming College has more than 6,800 full-time and 10,000 part-time students, and 80,000 alumni.
For more information, please contact:
705-749-5530 ext. 1161
599 Brealey Dr. Peterborough ON K9J 7B1
Ph: (705) 749-5530
200 Albert St. S., Box 8000 Lindsay ON K9V 5E6
Ph: (705) 324-9144
P.O. Box 839 Haliburton ON K0M 1S0
Ph: (705) 457-1680