Academic Convocation – August 27, 2018
The Academic Convocation will be held on Monday, August 27th, 2018, at 3 p.m. in the Peterson Recreation Center.
Academic Convocation, which marks the official opening of the academic year, will welcome new members of our community – students in the Class of 2022, transfer student s, and new faculty members. Hear an inspiring keynote address by Dr. Beverly Daniel Tatum’18Hon., president emerita of Spelman College and author of the landmark book, “Why Are All the Black Kids Sitting Together in the Cafeteria”and Other Conversations About Race. Join us after to socialize with the campus community at our convocation reception. It is open to the entire community. All classes have an abbreviated class schedule.