Author: Melanie Montenegro Pérez
On July 18, 2018, the closing ceremony of the 7th edition of the Master's Degree in Animal Law and Society took place in the Aula Magna of the Faculty of Law of the Autonomous University of Barcelona. The ceremony was an intimate event full of emotions that was attended by professionals related to Animal Law.
The event began with the delivery of the diplomas to the students by Dr. Teresa Giménez-Candela, Dr. María Feijóo, Mr. Miquel Soler and Dr. Verónica Aillón. Then, the speeches of some of the students were read. Afterwards, the professionals took the floor to congratulate the students and wish them luck in the way of defending the animals.
The ceremony ended with a video-montage showing moments lived by the students and their thanks to Dr. Giménez-Candela and Mònica Canet, director and secretary of the Master, respectively. The attendees could enjoy a vegan cocktail that marked the end of this stage for the students, who became part of the growing family of the Master in Animal Law and Society.
Keywords: Animal Law, Master in Animal Law, Closing ceremony, Aula Magna, Faculty of Law, Autonomous University of Barcelona, UAB