The eighth annual Faculty Convocation is being held Friday, Sept. 14 at 11 a.m. in Bowker Auditorium in Stockbridge Hall.
During the ceremony, Chancellor Kumble R. Subbaswamy will present his first keynote address to the faculty and five nationally acclaimed faculty members will be presented with the Award for Outstanding Accomplishments in Research and Creative Activity:
Cynthia L. Baldwin, Veterinary and Animal Sciences
Gerald A. Epstein, Economics
Shona Macdonald, Art, Architecture and Art History
Andrew McCallum, Computer Science
Melinda A. Novak, Psychology
A luncheon reception in the Student Union Ballroom will be held immediately following the ceremony.
All participating faculty and librarians are asked to wear academic regalia during Convocation, which will begin with an academic processional across the campus, leaving from the Cape Cod Lounge, going past the Campus Pond, around Herter Hall and then past the Du Bois Library before entering Stockbridge Hall - weather permitting.