Winter Convocation March 15Winter Convocation ceremonies will begin at 3 p.m. Friday, March 15, in Rockefeller Memorial Chapel. Approximately 373 degrees will be conferred.
Marta Tienda, the Ralph Lewis Professor and Chairman of Sociology, will present the Convocation address, "Diversity and the Meritocracy."
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, March 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, March 14, or between 8:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. Friday, March 15.
For more information, call Michael Clarke at 702-2513.