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

    Time: 1-2pm

    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.