A new venue symbolizes the changes ahead for Sonoma State University as it plans to stage its annual fall convocation for the first time in the Joan and Sanford I. Weill Hall at the Green Music Center on Aug. 20.
Challenges ahead for the 2012-13 academic year will be addressed by campus speakers and the University's president.
The schedule includes:
9 a.m. - Welcome, Dr. Margaret Purser, Chair of the Faculty
9:05 - 9:35 a.m. - Dr. Ruben Armiñana, President of the University
9:35 - 9:45 a.m. - Karen Paniagua, President, Associated Students
9:45 - 9:55 a.m. - Mary Beth Hull, Staff Representative to the Senate
9:55 - 10:20 a.m. - Dr. Andy Merrifield, Chapter President, California Faculty Association
10:20 - 10:40 a.m. - Dr. Andrew Rogerson, Provost/Vice President, Academic Affairs
10:40 - 11:00 a.m. - Dr. Margaret Purser, Chair of the Faculty (final remarks)
School meetings follow in the afternoon.
For further information, contact Jean Wasp, Marketing and Media Relations Coordinator, (707) 664-2057.