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Graduation speeches

 Guest Speakers

Each year, we invite experts in their field to speak at our graduation ceremonies to inspire and empower our graduands.


Here are the transcripts of speeches from some of our recent graduation ceremonies:

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At each graduation ceremony, a graduating student delivers the closing or farewell statement, the Valedictory Speech.

  • Toowoomba 10AM Friday 8 September 2017 - Brendan John Joseph Turner - Bachelor of Education
  • Toowoomba 2PM Friday 8 September 2017 - Angela Peggy Rose Mason - Bachelor of Commerce ‘with Distinction’ and Bachelor of Laws (First Class Honours)
  • Toowoomba 10AM Friday 7 April 2017 - Sarah Paterson - Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Business
  • Toowoomba 2PM Friday 7 April 2017 - Amy Renee Knie - Bachelor of Arts ‘with Distinction’ and Bachelor of Business ’with Distinction’
  • Toowoomba 10AM Friday 31 March 2017 - Kelly Anne Neeson - Bachelor of Nursing ‘with Distinction’
  • Toowoomba 2PM Friday 31 March 2017 - Bradley Leo Fell - Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (First Class Honours)