The Dominica State College (DSC) held an honors prize giving ceremony on Monday July 19, ahead of the official graduation ceremony which will be held on Thursday July 22, 2021.
The ceremony was held to recognize and present awards to the students who will be graduating with Summa Cum Laude, Magna Cum Laude and Cum Laude Honors this year.
Miss Gail Sharplis was the motivational speaker at the ceremony.
“Be unique, be amazing, be you. Always pray, keep working hard and stay focused. Disturbances will come, distractions will come. It may be in the form of a family member, a relationship, it will come but you have to be able to stay focused no matter what,” Ms. Sharplis stated.
Tarsha Tyson, Honor Student expressed congratulatory remarks to her fellow peers.
“I would like to congratulate my fellow awardees on their phenomenal academic performance. It is because of your hard work and perseverance that we are here. On behalf of all of us being honored here, I would like to express a sincere thank you to the lecturers, management and staff of the DSC for providing us with the guidance skills and knowledge that have allowed us to excel during our journey at the DSC,” Ms. Tyson noted.