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CONVOCATION, eccles. law. This word literally signifies called together. The assembly of the representatives of the clergy. As to the powers of convocations, see Shelf. on M. & D. 23., See Court of Convocation.

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Lauding the efforts of Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan, the Sindh governor said that holding of two convocations in a year is a testimony to the fact that a positive change is coming.
He said that on Friday, January 26, a Jumat Service would be held at the University Mosque, followed that day with a convocation play at the Pit Theatre at 4 pm; while on Sunday, January 28th, a convocation service would be held at the Chapel of Abundant Life at 10 am.
The greatest surprise of the convocation however was when students broke with the custom usually followed on such formal occasions to spontaneously touch the feet of the Mother as she handed over the degrees and blessed them by placing her palms upon their heads as a mother would do to her own children
The convocation will also honour graduates from the partner universities of Qatar Foundation with 68 graduates from Virginia Commonwealth University, 43 graduates from Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar, 101 students from Texas A&M University at Qatar, 106 students from Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, 57 students from Georgetown University School of Foreign Service in Qatar and 38 students from Northwestern University in Qatar.
He said that it has been decided by management of the Institute that the convocation would be held on Tuesday.
On Thursday, the governor had done the same at the convocation of Vardahman Mahaveer Open University in Kota.
As many as 752 graduates, of which 245 DVM, 176 BS (Hons), 89 Pharm-D, 8 MBA, 4 MSc, 200 MPhil and 30 PhDs have been given degrees at the convocation.
On the same day, he will attend the first convocation of the Indira Gandhi National Tribal University at Amarkantak.
Building peace on earth; report of the International Ecumenical Peace Convocation.
In his 2012 convocation address at the University of Victoria, Dr.
IN MAY of 2010 one of Convocation FC's senior players had a baby who unfortunately was diagnosed with a rare medical condition.
TOPI, May 27 -- Convocation of Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology would be held on June 2, said Prof Dr Fazal Ahmad Khalid, Pro-Rector (academic) while presiding over the meeting of Convocation Committee.