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Academic Ceremonies - Convocation

2012 Convocation Ceremony
Sunday, August 26, 2012
6:00 pm (doors open to public at 5:15 pm)
Patrick Gymnasium Complex

The Convocation Ceremony, a celebration to usher in the new academic year, is free and open to the public. Tickets are not necessary.

First-year summer reading program:

This I BelieveThis I Believe: The Personal Philosophies of Remarkable Men and Women is the 2012 first-year summer reading book selection. The book is based on the popular National Public Radio Series and features eighty essayists completing the title of the book. The series is based on a 1950’s radio series hosted by Edward R. Morrow of the same name. It is also associated with an international organization of the same name: This I Believe.

Follow this link for "I believe" thoughts by the UVM community

For more information contact Kelly O'Malley, Coordinator of Presidential Events at (802) 656-3272 or by email to:

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