325 students graduated from AU Herning this summer

325 full-time and part-time students have just graduated from AU Herning, and the new graduates were celebrated at a graduation ceremony with celebratory speeches, an award ceremony and a reception.

2014.06.30 | Winnie Axelsen

On Thursday 26 and Friday 27 June, AU Herning was host to several graduation ceremonies. A total of 325 students have graduated from AU Herning this summer, and these include both full-time and part-time students. 30 of these graduates are from the Business Engineer specialisation, which is based in Aarhus, and therefore a special reception was held for them in Aarhus on 26 June.


As per tradition, a number of awards were presented to a group of distinguished graduates:

  • Summer Graduate of the Year: Wojciech Tomasz Zmijski (sponsored by Handelsbanken)
  • Summer Graduate of the Year (Master’s level): Pernille Glud Lavrsen (sponsored by HHI Fonden)
  • The IDA Engineer Award: Kasper Kehlet (sponsored by IDA)
  • Best thesis, ICM: Lisa Maria Wimmerström and Cathrine Jensen (sponsored by the Hans Foxby Foundation)
  • Best thesis, HA/HAib: Carina Hess, Wafae Dezhkam and Laura Petrauskaite (sponsored by the Hans Foxby Foundation)
  • Best thesis, HD-R/HD-FR: Lea Bjerg Rasmussen (sponsored by BDO)
  • Best thesis, HD-A/HD-O: Tina Sunds (sponsored by the Hans Foxby Foundation)
  • Best thesis, Diploma in Management: Lene Christensen (sponsored by the Danish Association of Managers and Executives)