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SHU 26th Graduation Ceremony: Friday, December 15, 2017, 6:00 pm

26th Graduation Ceremony
Sacred Heart University
Jack Welch College of Business
in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Friday, December 15, 2017, 6:00 pm*

Neimënster
Salle Robert Krieps
28, rue Münster
L-2160 Luxembourg

*Ceremony will step off promptly at the designated time. Please plan your arrival accordingly.

SHU invites you to celebrate the achievements of the graduates and thank their spouses, significant others, and families who helped them through the rigorous MBA and graduate professional certificate programs.

Please join us at the 26th Graduation Ceremony of the SHU Jack Welch College of Business in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg!

We have been proud to have the graduates as our students and we will be proud to welcome them to the SHU Luxembourg Alumni Association.

All guests are invited to join SHU for a walking dinner and holiday reception immediately following the ceremony.

REGISTRATION IS MANDATORY

KINDLY RESPOND BY NOVEMBER 27, 2017

PLEASE SUBMIT ONE REGISTRATION FORM PER GUEST

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GRADUATION CEREMONY INFO

Commencement Exercises:
6:00 pm*
Neimënster
Salle Robert Krieps
*Ceremony will step off promptly at 6:00 pm.
Please plan your arrival accordingly.

Walking Dinner & Holiday Reception:
7:30 pm
Neimënster
The Cloister

Registration:

R.S.V.P by Monday, Nov. 27, 2017
Registration is mandatory.
There is no charge for this event.

Parking:
Parking is not available at the Neimënster.
It is recommended that the upper city
parking lots be used (Saint-Esprit) or
the parking lot of the “Brasserie” of
Rives de Clausen.

Parking Map

Sacred Heart University -25th Graduation Ceremony: A Night to Remember

36 graduates of Sacred Heart University began a new journey on December 9, 2016, after receiving diplomas and words of advice and encouragement from business leaders, scholars and classmates.

Dr. John Chalykoff, Dean, Sacred Heart University (Fairfield, CT), commenced the 25th Graduation Ceremony by congratulating the graduates and addressed, “You are graduating from a very special program, one where the faculty and staff have been dedicated to your success. And the Luxembourg students continue to be among the very best we have in Welch College. We will be proud to have you as alumni”.

Dr. John Chalykoff, Dean, Jack Welch College of Business, Sacred Heart University

Before the eager graduates were called upon to receive their diplomas, Ms. Kelsey Hopper opened the ceremony by singing the National Anthem of the United States of America.

Ms. Kelsey Hopper singing the National Anthem of the United States of America – ‘The Star Spangled Banner’

The keynote speaker of the 25th Graduation Ceremony was Prof. Georges Hubner, Professor of Finance at HEC University, Liege and Chief Scientific Advisor at GAMBIT Financial Solutions. After congratulating the graduates and the faculty, Prof. Hubner reminded the students that the real world is tougher and competitive and everyone should be ready to face the challenges.

Dr. Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director of Sacred Heart University, Luxembourg, then announced the conferral of degrees which were awarded by Dean Chalykoff.

Dr. Alfred Steinherr, Academic Director, Sacred Heart University, Luxembourg

The Gold Medal of Excellence was awarded to Paulo Fernandes and Caroline Louise Linel won the Silver Medal of Excellence.

Paulo Fernandes, Gold Medal of Excellence Award
Caroline Louise Linel, Silver Medal of Excellence

In his valedictorian speech, Mr. Fernandes thanked all the members of the faculty, staff and students and shared his memories of being a student of SHU.

Paulo Fernandes, 2016 Valedictory Address

Even though we are different in many aspects, today we are all the same. Today, we are all the same, with the same caps, the same gowns, and the same diploma. Today we are all 2016 MBA graduates from Sacred Heart University! Congratulations!- Paulo Fernandes

The ceremony concluded with a private cocktail dinner enjoyed by all graduates, SHU Alumni, family members and guests.

Presenting the Graduates of the SHU Jack Welch College of Business, Class of 2016

Master of Business Administration

Giridhar Allem
Jefferson Marcon Avelino
Maria Del Rosario Cleofe Chavez Cortez
Sarah Boyes Derengowski
Brian De Witt
Cristian Dumitrescu
Paulo Fernandes Da Cunha
Raquel Franco
Matthieu Goy
Beatrice Guerrier
Mounir Hilal
Konstanze Hoellermann
Maria Hols
Venkatesh Komarvolu
Isabelle Lentz
Caroline Louise Linel
Lyu Liufeng
Iría Martínez
Tanya Natasha McEvoy
Fabián Andrés Mejía Pinto
Piotr Piotrkowski
Sambhav Puri
Liga Purina
Danijela Radic
Tatiana Rangel Zárate
Vishal Sharma
Siddhartha Shukla
Monika Singh
Andrii Tkachenko
Halyna Tkachenko
Martin Weinhold
Yi Chen Yeo

Graduate Professional Certificate

Laura Bragagia- Corporate Finance
Sara Gentile-Modern Business Management
Filipa Grancho- Modern Business Management
Calogero Nicosia- Risk Management

 

SHU 25th Graduation Ceremony: Friday, December 9, 2016, 6:00 pm

25th Graduation Ceremony
Sacred Heart University
Jack Welch College of Business
in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg

Friday, December 9, 2016, 6:00 pm

Neimënster
Salle Robert Krieps
28, rue Münster
L-2160 Luxembourg

 

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The SHU Jack Welch College of Business in Luxembourg is proud to present the Graduating Class of 2016!
 
Please join us at the 25th Graduation Ceremony of the SHU Jack Welch College of Business in the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg! SHU invites you to celebrate the achievements of the graduates and thank their spouses, significant others, and families who helped them through the rigorous MBA and graduate professional certificate programs.
 
We have been proud to have the graduates as our students and we will be proud to welcome them to the SHU Luxembourg Alumni Association.
 
All guests are invited to join SHU for a walking dinner and holiday reception immediately following the ceremony.
Commencement Exercises: 6:00 pm*
Neimënster
Salle Robert Krieps
*Ceremony will step off promptly at 6:00 pm.
Please plan your arrival accordingly.
Walking Dinner & Holiday Reception: 7:30 pm
Neimënster
The Cloister
Registration:
There is no charge for this event.
R.S.V.P by Monday, Nov. 21, 2016
Alexandra Lewis (alewis@shu.lu)
+352 22 76 13 33
Parking: Parking is not available at the Neimënster.
It is recommended that the upper city
parking lots be used (Saint-Esprit) or
the parking lot of the “Brasserie” of
Rives de Clausen.
Parking Map

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Sacred Heart University Graduation 2015 Highlights

The 24th Graduation Ceremony of the Sacred Heart University Jack Welch College of Business in Luxembourg
Friday, December 11, 2015
Mudam Luxembourg-Musée d’Art Moderne Grand-Duc Jean

33 Graduates

Intro by Professor Marcus Mueller, Ph.D., SHU Luxembourg

Commencement Address by Mr. Claude Meisch, Luxembourg Minister of Education, Children and Youth, Luxembourg Minister for Higher Education and Research

Conferral of the Degrees of Master of Business Administration and Graduate Professional Certificates by Laura Niesen de Abruna, Ph.D., Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs of Sacred Heart University

MC: Dr. Alfred Steinherr, Ph.D., Academic Director for Sacred Heart University Luxembourg

Musical Performance of The Christmas Song by Ms. Kelsey Hopper

2014 Graduation Ceremony

The Twenty-Third Graduation Ceremony for Sacred Heart University took place on


Friday, the 12th of December, 2014 at 6:00 pm
Abbaye de Neümunster
Salle Robert Krieps
28, rue Münster
L-2160 Luxembourg

Walking Dinner & Reception – 7:30 pm

Abbaye de Neümunster
The Cloister

Sacred Heart University was honored to have Dr. Michael Higgins, Vice President for Mission and Catholic Identity of Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, give the commencement address.

Candidates for MBA degree:

Zinab Ben elkaid
Simon Buhl
Nicolas Cocquyt
Sanda Cuturic
Luc Deby
Thibaut Morgan Duffy
Anabelle Giorgana Reynoso (Silver Medal of Excellence)
Jean Goetzinger
Pramod Kumar Gupta
Pascal Jéhanno
Sigthor Juliusson
Christophe Kadi
Arun Kumar Mohanan (Dean’s Leadership Certificate)
James Monnat (Gold Medal of Excellence)
Mélanie Marie-Thérèse Nathou
Julien Solvi
André Vale
Cristina I. Vasiliu
Jacques Gerhard Venter

Candidates for Graduate Professional Certificates:

Corporate Finance

Elodie Donjon
Raphaël Juvan

Global Investments

Ly Lam Luu
Emmanuel Tarillon

Following the ceremony, all participants, guests and alumni were invited to a Walking Dinner and Holiday Reception from 7:30 to 11:00 pm in The Cloister at the  Abbaye de Neümunster.

Photos by: Eric Chenall

Twenty-Second Commencement Exercises

The twenty-second commencement exercises for Sacred Heart University took place on

Friday, the 13th of December, 2013 at 5:30 pm

Abbaye de Neümunster
28, rue Münster
L-2160 Luxembourg

Sacred Heart University was honored to have the American Ambassador to Luxembourg, His Excellency Robert A. Mandell give the commencement address.

Candidates for MBA degree:

Georgia Arida
Marcello Bergamo (Gold Medal of Excellence)
Thomas Lee Drabek
Brian Paul Fitzsimmons
Miguel Gonzalez Vargas
Laurent Koener
Robert Krier
Rachel Kristine Niebeling
Sergii Nikitin (Silver Medal of Excellence)
Charlotte Ann Ranslet Pedersen (Dean’s Leadership Certificate)
Lene Pedersen
Vladimir Saltanov
Patricia Songnaba-Dor

Candidates for Graduate Professional Certificates:

Modern Business Management Certificate

Robert Battison

Leadership Certificate

Manuel Weber

Following the ceremony, the Sacred Heart Alumni Association invited all participants, guests and alumni to a walking dinner from 7:00 to 10:00 pm in the Cloître et Jardin of the Abbaye.

Photos by: Eric Chenal