2014 Annual Convocation
Convocation is a unique opportunity for faculty and staff to come together to welcome new colleagues, celebrate recent achievements and share ideas as we look to the future. On Friday, Aug. 22 approximately 950 people gathered at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center to mark the beginning of the academic year and welcome President Jane Close Conoley to campus.
President Jane Close Conoley delivered her first Convocation address at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Aug. 22.
Interim Provost David Dowell recognized faculty, staff, students and alumni and shared initiatives for the year in his Convocation address
Academic Senate Chair Dan O’Connor welcomed new President Jane Close Conoley during his Convocation speech
Associated Students, Inc. President Joseph Phillips shared ASIâ€™s initiatives with faculty and staff at Convocation.
About 950 people attended Convocation at the Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Aug. 22.
Following Convocation, the campus community was invited to a reception for President Jane Close Conoley on the Carpenter Performing Arts Center terrace.
Eleven students danced to an excerpt from â€œSwoon, Croon, & Swingâ€ choreographed by Andy Vaca, chair of the Department of Dance
Faculty and staff gathered at a reception in the Dance Courtyard before hearing campus leaders outline their plans for the year.