OIST Graduation Ceremony 2017 - Graduates The graduates in their academic dress during the ceremony. The graduates in their academic dress during the ceremony. Date: 24 February 2018 Copyright OIST (Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University, 沖縄科学技術大学院大学). Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). Download full-resolution image Tags Students Events Share on: Related Images Sansanar and Ryusei Daiko The welcome ceremony concluded with a performance from local drum group Ryusei Daiko and singing group Sansanar. Ankur Dhar, Chair of the Student council addresses the class of 2018 Ankur Dhar, Chair of the Student council encouraged the new students to explore the opportunities offered by OIST and Okinawa during their time here. OIST Graduation Ceremony 2017 - Dr. Caroline Starzynski Dr. Caroline Starzynski spoke on behalf of the graduate students. Welcome Ceremony 2019 - Students Great scientists of tomorrow: OIST's 2019 intake of students OIST Graduation Ceremony 2017 - Celebrations The graduates celebrated after the ceremony.