Autumn Convocation Dec. 15
Autumn Convocation ceremonies will begin at 3 pAccoladesler Memorial Chapel. Approximately 380 degrees will be conferred.
Philippe Desan, Professor in Romance Languages & Literatures and Master of the Humanities Collegiate Division, will present the Convocation address, " 'A Well-made Rather Than Well-filled Head': A Humanist's View on Education."
Degree candidates should enter the chapel through the east carriage door and proceed to the basement. Candidates not present in the basement at 2:15 p.m. will not be permitted to march. The main doors of the chapel will open at 2:15 p.m.; no guests will be admitted before then.
Tickets for Convocation must be claimed in person by degree candidates; they may be picked up beginning Monday, Dec. 11, at the Dean of Students' Office for the candidate's division or school or at the College Advisers' Desk. Those who have ordered gowns may pick them up in the west lounge on the second floor of Ida Noyes Hall between 10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 14, and between 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 15.
For more information, call Michael Clarke at 702-2513.