Hard work, patience, persistence and perseverance of the long-year study of the approximately 3,000- AU gradates(Class XLVI) finally pay as their scheduled graduation date (Commencement Exercises) of January 12, 2019 draws near. Eagerly, excitedly and optimistically, they have long been looking forward to this momentous date, to receive their hard-earned degrees and step out into the real world of the challenges and opportunities. They all deserve our loudest applause, praise, and sincerest congratulations for their most worthwhile and well -served degrees being bestowed upon them by their much indebted learning center or knowledge-rich sourced Assumption University, the First International University in Thailand, and for their most successful future endeavors.