The Mace is the symbol of the authority of Senate.
At the Farewell for retiring Vice-Chancellor Professor Gavin Brown, 20 June 2008
Click here for details of the Farewell Ceremony and Address at 6.00pm in the Great Hall, and Cocktail Reception in MacLaurin Hall.
The Mace is carried in front of the Chancellor who is at the rear of the academic procession entering the Great Hall, photo, courtesy Nuran Zorlu.
Views of the Mace on the dais during the ceremony, photos, courtesy Nuran Zorlu.
The staff-bearer, the Mace-bearer and then the Chancellor lead the academic procession from the Great Hall, photos, courtesy Nuran Zorlu.