Convocation is a time filled with emotions, nostalgia, and even some mental strain. In the Arts Faculty, efficient planning and execution of the ceremony are doubly important for our two days’ worth of ceremonies.
Experience is the best teacher. At least according Hussein Zhakfer, a McGill alumni since 2017. When his family moved countries, it was to escape war in their native Afghanistan and build a life somewhere new.
Known for his twice-weekly columns in the Financial Post and his humoristic approach to covering current economic and political issues, Professor Watson looks back at his time at McGill, some career highlights and more.