Rhode Island, USA – 9 June 2023
Saba, MUA and St. Matthews host commencement ceremonies
On Friday 9 June, Saba University School of Medicine, Medical University of the Americas and St. Matthew’s University marked a significant milestone by holding their first commencement ceremonies at The Vets in Rhode Island, USA. The event, celebrating the classes of 2020 – 2023, was a testament to the resilience and perseverance of students and staff amidst challenging times.
The keynote speaker for the event was Dr Dante Morra, Chief of Staff Trillium Health Partners and President THP Solutions and an accomplished leader in the medical field. In his inspiring address, he urged the new graduates to use their education and skills to improve healthcare in their respective communities.
The ceremonies were a momentous occasion, with a total of 498 graduates from Saba, 278 from MUA and 163 from St. Matthew’s. Distinctions were given to students Keyur Patel, Diane Eapen, Tyler St. Louis, Teja Vasa and Maheen Mirza for their outstanding performance and academic excellence.
In addition to the graduates and their families, the event was attended by the board of trustee members and academic administrators from all three schools, including Cyndi McLeod, CEO of GUS Canada and the Americas. The joint commencement ceremonies marked the first time all three schools had gathered in person since the pandemic began. It was a testament to the close collaboration and partnerships between the institutions.
The University of Law appoints Director of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion
The University of Law (ULaw) has appointed Patrick Johnson as its Director of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion. With a career in higher education spanning over 20 years, Patrick joins ULaw from The University of Manchester, where he led the institution on all areas of Equality, Diversity and Inclusion for the past 13 years.
GEI Receives Great Place to Work Certification
GUS Education India is excited to announce it has been certified as a Great Place to Work. Every year, more than 10,000 organisations from over 60 countries partner with the Great Place to Work Institute for assessment, benchmarking and planning actions to strengthen their workplace culture.
Trebas Institute’s Student and Mentor Launch Project to Support Canadian Musicians
Trebas Institute is proud to announce that students and faculty are taking part in the launch of MapleStream, an online platform dedicated to supporting young artists and promoting fair pay for musicians.