Class of 2017 honoured in graduation ceremony and reception
27 July 2017
The School of Law and Politics held its 2017 Graduation ceremony on 17 July 2017 at St David’s Hall, Cardiff.
Approximately 900 people were invited to the ceremony which was followed by a post-graduation reception in the grounds of the University’s Main Building. Guests enjoyed champagne and strawberries while they mingled with staff and celebrated students’ achievements.
Head of School Professor René Lindstädt welcomed the guests to Cardiff and congratulated all graduands for their hard work during the years that they had studied at the School.
Following his speech, Professor Lindstädt went on to present a number of prizes to students who had been recognised within a variety of areas. They were as follows:
Aka Onwuazor Prize
Cecil Fifoot – Contract
Ecclesiastical Law Society Prize
Cecil Fifoot – Tort
Margery Hardwicke Prize for Land Law
Alan and Cyril Body Educational Trust Prize
Eversheds Prize in Company Law
Family Law Prize
Oxford University Press Law Prize
Eversheds Prize in Trusts
Thomson Reuters Law Prize
Cardiff Law School Prize
Deighton Pierce Glynn Prize
The John Cross Prize
Best Dissertation Prize
Best Second Year Performance
We hope all students and their family members enjoyed our celebrations and we wish the graduating class of 2017 the very best for the future.