Post Tagged with: "convocation"

Seniors End College Career with Week, Gift

The Class of 2015 kicked off graduation ceremonies after Senior Week at the senior convocation ceremony in McDonough Arena Thursday. William G. Goodwin (COL ’07) director of external affairs at One Chance Illinois, delivered the convocation address, and Citlalli Alvarez Almendariz (COL ’15) and Alexander O’Neill (COL ’15) offered senior[Read More…]

by May 15, 2015 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top

Faculty Honored At Convocation

Georgetown honored 15 recently tenured or promoted faculty members at the Fall Faculty Con-vocation ceremony Wednesday afternoon in Gaston Hall. The faculty members are from multiple schools and departments within the university. “Through your work, your scholarship and your teaching, you have helped to enrich our tradition and deepen our[Read More…]

by October 12, 2012 0 comments Campus News, News

Hurricane Irene Alters University’s Welcome Week Plans

Georgetown is shuffling parts of its Welcome Week timetable in light of the predicted severe weather from Hurricane Irene. New Student Orientation Convocation, planned for Sunday morning, will be postponed to Tuesday, August 30 at 7 p.m. in preparation for the predicted severe effects of the storm, the university announced[Read More…]

by August 26, 2011 0 comments Campus News
Service Strikes a Chord

Service Strikes a Chord

Do you remember being serenaded at convocation to the tune of “Wake Up Everybody” by two seniors who demanded we look beyond our personal needs and leverage our privilege to benefit the world? I do. My parents do. And I’m guessing that you do as well. The finale to the[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Opinion
Seniors Gather at Convocation

Seniors Gather at Convocation

As Senior Week transitioned into Commencement Weekend, members of the Class of 2011 gathered in McDonough Arena Thursday to observe senior convocation. Unlike many of the ceremonies this weekend that are school-specific, convocation was a moment for the students of all four undergraduate schools and the School of Continuing Studies[Read More…]

by May 19, 2011 0 comments Campus News