May. 11, 2019
Rice University 106th commencement ceremony .
Rice university Houston Texas , has sent forth it,s 2019 class of graduating students in the 106th commencement ceremony on the 11th of Saturday 2019 in the university campus at the Academic Quadrangle .
The undergraduate students and their quests and well wishers gathered at the same Quadrangle at 7:30pm the night of Friday May 2019 for what the university called the under graduate convocation , during which time deserving students were given special awards and special recognitions for certain members of the faculty .
The undergraduate convocation ended with fire works done to the honor of the graduating students .
On Saturday , May 11th 2019 , all the graduating students , including doctoral graduates assembled at the quadrangle at 8:30am for the commencement ceremony , with honorable Anise Parker as speaker .
President David w, Lebron of Rice university welcomed the graduating students , their families and friends to Rice university , underscoring how much their presence meant to those who were graduating .
Present Leebron beliefs that their graduate students emerged well prepared for their professions and for making intellectual contributions and discoveries .President Leebron is confident that Rice prepared the undergraduates well for the challenges ahead of them .
The speeches were brief and to the point because of rain .
Dr Akwo Thompson Ntuba