Universidad Europea celebrates the Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2016

The event was attended by the Class Sponsor, Javier Rodríguez Zapatero, general director at Google for Spain and Portugal, who urged the students to “think of everything they do as if it were the first day”

On Thursday, June 30, Universidad Europea celebrated the Commencement Ceremony for the Class of 2015-2016 with an event held at the IFEMA trade fair center with over 11,000 guests including students on Advanced Career and Technical Education, Degree, Dual Degree and Graduate Degree programs, who received scholarships from Universidad Europea and the Impact Business School, guests and relatives, as well as Universidad Europea faculty members.

The most emotional moment of the Ceremony was the presentation of scholarships to the 2,100 recent graduates who completed their studies with this special event, held in a unique setting before guests, friends and family. Before this there were Special Mentions for teaching staff and then the presentation of awards to three outstanding students from different departments.

To end the Ceremony, Rector Isabel Fernández invited the recent graduates “to follow their path with little baggage, just what you need: Passion, a will to keep learning and a commitment to everything you do”; she then accompanied the President of the Student Government in reading the Universidad Europea Commitment.