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“This is a day when dreams come true...” An absolute pleasure to welcome former tutor, Rt Hon. Gordon Brown, back to the #OUfamily . Thanks for joining us @OfficeGSBrown ! 👏

It's going to be a warm one today (and not just the warm glow of our largest degree ceremony 🌞) If you're preparing to cross the stage today, let us know on #OUfamily 👌

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It’s the perfect day to take a moment and reflect on all you’ve achieved... 👏 #OUfamily 

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Delighted to welcome @Wigdortz  , founder of @TeachFirst  to the #OUfamily  . Here he is with a message for today’s graduands...

Congratulations to Captain Pennington who graduated with us this morning. 👏 “Working and studying simultaneously is challenging. My advice to is to stick with it and continue to liaise with your chain of command - they’re incredibly encouraging and supportive!”

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"I'm gonna prove I'm not an idiot! " Oh Jackie, your reasons for studying, and determination to prove the doubters wrong will resonate with thousands❤️ #OUFamily 

Well done future-Archaeologist Kerry! Today, she *literally* took her first steps towards a dream career, by crossing the Barbican stage with a well-deserved BA in History. #OUfamily 

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The stage is set, we're ready and waiting for another AMAZING day of OU Ceremonies@BarbicanCentre ! 🙌 #OUFamily 

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For the past 50 years we’ve made it our mission to open up education for all. As the largest UK uni we’ve empowered over 2 million students across 157 countries to transform their lives through learning – helping make the impossible, possible. Happy 50th birthday to us! #OU50 

The illegalisation of asylum seeking and the impact it has on those seeking sanctuary. Follow the timeline:

'This picture captured every single human being alive. Except for the photographer, Michael Collins' Jaw-dropping stuff 😲 #8DaysToTheMoonAndBack 

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Could you blink your way through a degree? OU student Dawn, who has locked-in syndrome, did just that…

Mr Burton and Mushy from Educating Yorkshire talk about OU student Paul and the fact that anything is possible!

As we celebrate our 50th year, looks back at the profound impact the 'university of the air' has had on society. #OU50 

Leaving school at 15 doesn't mean your dream job is out of reach. #WhatsStoppingYou 

The Open University - where legends come to study... 🚴‍♂️🔥🔥🔥

Happy 2019 from all of us at The Open University - the year we celebrate turning 50! #OU50  #HappyNewYear 

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