Freshman Convocation to Begin Academic Year at Concord University

For Immediate Release: 
Aug 14 2012

CONTACT: Sarah Dalton
Concord University
Office of Advancement
PO Box 1000, Athens, WV 24712
(304) 384-6312, news@concord.edu
www.concord.edu

FRESHMAN CONVOCATION TO BEGIN ACADEMIC YEAR AT CONCORD UNIVERSITY

ATHENS, W.Va. - Concord University will mark the beginning of the 2012-2013 academic year with a Freshman Convocation on Monday, Aug. 20 at 4 p.m. in the Main Theatre of the Alexander Fine Arts Center.

The Convocation Address will be presented by Concord University Professor of Education Dr. Kathy Hawks. Dr. Hawks is the 2012 recipient of the Joseph Friedl Award. This award honors a Concord faculty member whose unselfish service with student activities promotes student development.

The program will be immediately followed by the Traditions Tree Planting Ceremony in honor of the incoming students of 2012. The ceremony will be held in front of the Fine Arts Center.
Classes begin at Concord University on Wednesday, Aug. 22, 2012.

-CU-