The Opening Convocation ceremony begins at 3:00 p.m. on Monday, September 12, 2022 in Skinner Memorial Chapel. The entire ceremony will be recorded and archived on the Convocations website.


Opening Convocation Program

Processional

Allegro Maestoso (from Water Music) By G.F. Handel
JANEAN HALL, Organ
Senior Lecturer in Harpsichord and Organ,
Enid and Henry Woodward College Organist

Academic Procession

College Marshal
Mark McKone, Towsley Professor of Biology

Salutatory

“Hope is an orientation of the spirit” from Disturbing the Peace by Vaclav Havel
CAROLYN FURE-SLOCUM ’82, College Chaplain

Greetings and Remarks

ALISON R. BYERLY, President

Convocation Address

Dean’s List Recognition

Michelle Mattson, Provost & Vice President for Academic Affairs

Valedictory

“The Cure at Troy” by Seamus Heaney
CAROLYN FURE-SLOCUM ’82, College Chaplain

The Alma Mater

Carleton, Our Alma Mater”

Recessional

La Réjouissance (from Water Music)
By G. F. Handel
JANEAN HALL, Organ

Senior Lecturer in Harpsichord and Organ,
Enid and Henry Woodward College Organist