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2014 Fall Convocation is Sept. 16-26

Fall Convocation marks return of faculty, start of new academic year

News contact: Laura Hancock | University Advancement
Phone: 541-962-3585 | E-mail: lhancock@eou.edu

September 12, 2014

EOU_flag_croppedLA GRANDE, Ore. (EOU) – Fall Convocation at Eastern Oregon University is Sept. 16-26.

A continental breakfast for faculty and staff kicks-off at 8 a.m. Tuesday in the Gilbert Center adjacent to Ackerman Hall, with opening remarks and the public “Presidential Address” from Jay Kenton to follow at 8:30 a.m.

After the address, university employees are invited to participate in a discussion of “What Makes Eastern Distinctive?” Tuesday concludes with a reception for all staff at 4 p.m., also in the Gilbert Center.

The following days will be dedicated to preparing for the arrival of new students Sept. 24 and the beginning of the academic year. Fall classes start Sept. 29.

College meeting schedules are available at www.eou.edu/provost.