2020–21 Convocation Series
Convocations are held in the Lawrence Memorial Chapel and are free and open to the public.
Due to COVID-19 the Matriculation Convocation will be webcast. The program can be found at:
Thursday, September 24, 2020
Matriculation Convocation: "Finding Home: Belonging During a Pandemic"
President Mark Burstein
Thursday, January 28, 2021
"The Radical Possibility and Democratic Necessity of Navel Gazing," Kiese Laymon, author and Hubert H. McAlexander Professor of English and Creative Writing, University of Mississippi
Thursday, May 27, 2021
Honors Convocation: “The Stars: Mansions Made by Nature's Hand”
Megan Pickett, associate professor of physics