Speaking at the graduation ceremony for the 2019 Humanities and Law graduates of the University on Friday 23rd March2019, the Vice-Chancellor, Sir Anthony Seldon revealed that having Dr Bawumia an alumnus as Ghana’s Vice President is “an honour and a privilege”.
“We are deeply honoured to have you today with us as our Inspirational Speaker, not the least because you are, perhaps, our most distinguished ever alumnus, and we are so, so proud to have you back at your alma mater”
Dr Bawumia who was invited as an Inspirational Speaker on his part urged the graduands to cultivate the spirit of networking while on campus since it will play a critical role in their future lives.
He charged them to be resolute in their quest to be successful irrespective of the challenges they may encounter.
He used the opportunity to inaugurate the University of Buckingham Students of Ghanaian Origin (UBUSOGO) association.
The association will be responsible for bringing together current students and alumni of the University.
Dr Bawumia graduated with a First Class Honours Degree in Economics from the University in 1987.