History was made at the 52nd Convocation ceremony where three graduation
ceremonies were held for the 1730 graduates.
The University of Guyana’s Valedictorian of 2018 came from the newly
established School of Entrepreneurship and Business Innovation.
Shakti Persaud, who maintained a straight 4.0 GPA through her Bachelor’s
Degree programme told her colleagues that they are a success story that
should be celebrated.
She said during her journey at University, there were many challenges
whether it being personal or academic wise.
Ms. Persaud who was also awarded the Presidential Award advised
current and prospective graduates that there must be sacrifices for great