Convocation & Founders Day Service

57th Annual Convocation – October 27-28, 2016

This schedule of events is tentative.

Thursday, October 27

11:25 a.m.

University Chapel - Samuelson Chapel

Noon

Optional Lunch - Ullman Dining Commons

Noon

New Convocator Reception and Orientation - Lundring Events Center

Noon

Caucus Chair Meeting - Lundring Events Center
Rev. Jim Bessey

1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Registration - Gilbert Sports and Fitness Center Lobby

1:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

First Business Meeting - Lundring Events Center

  • Welcome/Reflections - Rev. Jim Bessey
  • Opening Devotions
  • Chair of Faculty
  • Adoption of Agenda
  • Approval of 2015 Convocation Meeting Minutes
  • Approval of 2016 Spring Meeting Minutes
  • Ratification of Faculty and Student Convocators
  • Vice President's Presentation

3:15 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Break and Late Registration - Lundring Events Center

3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Convocator Session - Lundring Events Center

4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Caucus Meetings - Various Locations

  • At-Large - Lundring Events Center
  • Pacifica - Academic Affairs Conference Room
  • Southwest California - Library Conference Room #133
  • Sierra Pacific - President's Conference Room
  • Grand Canyon - Lundring Events Center
  • Rocky Mountain - Library Conference Room #139

6:15 p.m.

Convocator Dinner - Ullman Commons 100/101

  • Grace
  • President's Report

 

7:15 p.m.

Executive Committee Meeting - Ullman Commons

Friday, October 28

 9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Second Business Session - Lundring Events Center

  • Prayer
  • Gathering of Offering - Annual Fund
  • ASCLU President
  • Graduate and Professional Programs
  • Introduction and Ratification of Regents
  • Ballot and Voting
  • Caucus Reports
  • Group Picture - Enormous Luther Statue

10:30 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

57th Founders Day Convocation - Samuelson Chapel

  • Address
  • Installation of New Regents
  • Commissioning of Convocators
  • Presentation of Christus Award

Noon - 1:00 p.m.

Regent Opening Session & Convocation Lunch - Ullman Commons 101

  • Welcome and Prayer - Rev. Jim Bessey
  • Convocation Update - Rev. Jim Bessey
  • Regent Update

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Christus Award Lunch - President's Dining Room (Ullman 104)

1:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Regent Committee Meetings - Various Locations

  • Administration & Finance - TBD
  • Advancement - TBD
  • Academic and Student Affairs - TBD
  • Enrollment Management & Marketing - TBD

7:30 p.m.

Founders Day Concert - Samuelson Chapel

Saturday, October 29  - Homecoming

8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Student Research Symposium - Ahmanson Science Building, Richter Hall

11:00 a.m.

Water Polo - Samuelson Aquatics Center

11:00 a.m.

President's Tailgate Party - William Rolland Stadium

11:00 a.m.

Spirit Tent - William Rolland Stadium

1:00 p.m.

Football Game - William Rolland Stadium

3:30 p.m.

Alumni and Family Festival - President's Patio

6:00 p.m.

Volleyball Game - Gilbert Arena

7:00 p.m.

Soccer Game - William Rolland Stadium

7:00 p.m.

Homecoming Carnival - Kingsmen Park

Sunday, October 30

10:00 a.m.

Worship - Samuelson Chapel

2:00 p.m.

Homecoming & Family Weekend Concert - Samuelson Chapel

 

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