14
June
2017
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10:00
Europe/Amsterdam

Discovery is as much about the journey as the finding

"Emperor of math" tells science grads that listening and patience are big variables in the success equation.

By NEWS STAFF

Despite the fact that it may be difficult to solve a particular puzzle at the beginning, we need to focus and try all approaches. The tools that we develop while doing this may ultimately be as important, if not more important, than the solution to the problem itself.
Shing-Tung Yau

Watch the ceremony

(Honorary degree conferral begins at 21 min. mark)