Cape Breton University (CBU) will celebrate the accomplishments of 619 graduates during its Spring Convocation ceremony being held on Saturday, May 10, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the CBU Canada Games Complex. In addition to honouring the academic achievements of the 2014 graduating class, CBU will bestow honorary degrees on local physician, Dr. Anne Frances D'Intino and nationally recognized business leader, Colin MacDonald. Both will receive a Doctor of Letters, honoris causa.
Dr. David Wheeler President and Vice Chancellor says, “Today Cape Breton University, as we have been known since 2005, is an educational, economic, social and cultural success story. CBU is the student-focused, community engaged, multicultural and entrepreneurial University of the future with the programs and the graduates of the future. This is an exciting time for the class of 2014 and for Cape Breton Island.”