Drexel University's Convocation
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Main Auditorium, 3141 Chestnut Street, October 22, 2013 — Drexel University's Convocation is scheduled for Tuesday, October 22, 2013. Convocation communally celebrates the beginning of the academic year. The day begins with all faculty invited to breakfast together with Provost Mark Greenberg in Behrakis Grand Hall, starting at 8:00 AM.
The Convocation ceremony is scheduled for 11:00 AM in the Main Building Auditorium at 3141 Chestnut Street. Dr. Freeman A. Hrabowski, III, Chair of the National Education Commission & President, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, will be the keynote speaker. A reception and academic showcase will immediately follow the ceremony. All students, faculty, and staff are strongly urged to attend Convocation.