Aug. 16: Convocation 2017

Important start-of-semester events, convocation, picnic and all-university sessions will be on Wednesday, Aug. 16.

  • 10 to 11:25 a.m. — Convocation: Auditorium, Founders Hall
  • 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. — Picnic in the Great Hall, New Main (overflow on the lawn, terrace and Founders Hall, in case of rain).
  • 1:15 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. — “The Future of Minnesota and Its Higher Education Sector: What do emerging trends suggest for Metropolitan State?”
  • Presentations and table discussions (schedule and location to be determined)

Contact Shelly Heller, assistant to the president, at 651-793-1901 for information.