Graduate Receiving

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Academic Dress By Country - New Zealand
... University graduates in New Zealand wear an academic gown identical to those of the University of Cambridge and either a hood or scarf, depending on whether the graduate is receiving a degree or ... If the graduate is receiving a degree, a hood will be worn throughout the ceremony ... If a diploma is received, the graduate will wear a diploma scarf ...

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    George Eliot [Mary Ann (or Marian)

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