Presidentís Convocation starts off new year
The Aug. 19 Presidentís Convocation kicks off a new academic year and will be held in the Minot State University Conference Center, Student Center. If student assistance is not available for coverage during the general session, employees are asked to close their office and attend. Breakfast items will be served beginning at 8 a.m.
At 8:30, Gary Rabe, vice president for academic affairs, will provide welcoming comments. After comments from the presidents of Faculty and Staff Senates and Student Government Association, Human Resource Director Wes Matthews will introduce new staff members, and Rabe will introduce new faculty members. At 9:15, President David Fuller will then update the campus.
Meetings of the three colleges will follow in the afternoon, starting at 1 p.m. Arts and sciences will meet in Aleshire Theater; business will meet in Main 308; education and health sciences will meet in Memorial 131. An ice cream social, hosted by the Office of the President, will be held in the Quad at 3 p.m.