New Student Convocation 2013
New Student Convocation serves as the official welcome event at The University of Akron for new students.
When: Sunday, Aug. 25
Where: JAR Arena
Theme: Success Begins Now: mission 2017
Speakers: President Luis M. Proenza, Undergraduate Student Government President Turner Anderson, Provost William M. "Mike" Sherman, and Jim Tressel, vice president for student success.
This event will be followed by Roo Fest, a student organization fair from 2-5 p.m. in the Student Union. See the full schedule of events.