Marine Institute’s 2003 graduation ceremonies went ahead
June 13. This year’s ceremonies featured speakers Dr.
Axel Meisen, president and vice-chancellor, Leslie O’Reilly,
MI executive director, David Vardy, director, Public Policy
Research Centre, and a student address by Finn Johnsen, a
diploma of technology graduate in nautical science. The Marine
Institute also released its Annual Review for 2002-2003.
Certificates, diplomas and advanced diplomas were presented
in the following disciplines: aquaculture, coastal zone management,
food production quality, food safety, marine diesel mechanic,
offshore structural steel/plate fitter, marine engineering,
marine environmental, marine engineering systems design, nautical
science, and naval architecture.