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Silly faces and warm embraces: Fall convocation in photos

About to dance the tango or just graduated from U of T? (photo by Nick Iwanyshyn)

More than 4,000 students graduated from the University of Toronto this week during fall convocation. Our photographers were there to capture every moment.

Here are some of our favourites.  

Lisa S. photo
U of T's new chancellor Rose Patten greets one of the university's newest alumni, Innis College's Cole Mellows. He is among the first students to use the new ramp built at Convocation Hall (photo by Lisa Sakulensky)

balloon grad
That's a lot of balloons! This graduate stays grounded despite all that helium (photo by Nick Iwanyshyn)

happy grad
Portrait of a proud U of T grad (photo by Lisa Lightbourn)

Lisa L. hug
A well-deserved big hug outside Convocation Hall (photo by Lisa Lightbourn)

Teddy bear
A U of T grad holds his new fuzzy friend on Front Campus (photo by Nick Iwanyshyn) 

Lisa procession
Who says a convocation procession can't be fun? (photo by Lisa Lightbourn) 

Nick - frame
Congratulations to our newest alumni, ready to take on the city – and the world (photo by Nick Iwanyshyn)