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Commencement 2013

by Marie Williams-Gagnon, Transcript & Free Press
For decades, Glencoe District High School’s graduates have travelled home early for Thanksgiving celebrations in order to attend commencement exercises. This year, however, due to a PA Day scheduled for October 11, the date of commencement was moved forward to September 19. Despite the change, the gymnasium was full of guests for the ceremony.
Following a processional and the playing of the  national anthem by the school band, opening remarks were offered by new principal Melanie Stanley who said she looks forward to working in a community “which honours academics and achievement.” Students’ council president Jacob Weber and vice-president Jordan Goddyn offered congratulations and best wishes. Thames Valley District School Board trustee Rob Campbell brought greetings on behalf of trustees.

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Tara Towers

Stan and Dawnna Tower are very proud to announce the graduation of their daughter Tara from Queen’s University on June 2 with her Bachelor or Applied Science – Chemical Engineering.  Tara graduated with first class honours.

Source: Transcript & Free Press, June 11, 2009

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Congratulations Class of 2008

Commencement and Awards Ceremony October 10, 2008
• GDHS 50th Anniversary Reunion Award – Emily Patterson. $700
• GDHS Alumni & Friends Scholarship – Brittany Smith. $500

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