Convocation Starts New Year

The Academic Convocation marked the official start of the 2014-15 academic year.

President Fong, along with the other members of the Ursinus community, welcomed the Class of 2018 during Friday’s ceremony in Bomberger Auditorium.



President Bobby Fong welcomes new students to Convocation.

Anthony Sierzega, President of UCSG, offers his greetings.

Ross Doughty, professor of history, reflects on the changes that have taken place since he arrived on campus in 1964.

Missy Bryant, assistant dean of students, speaks on first-year advising.

Dean Lucien T. Winegar offers remarks to the class of 2018.

Rebecca Lyczak, associate professor of biology, gave the address “Composing the Text of your Ursinus Experience.”

Nathan Rein was installed as The Rev. Dr. Harold C. Smith Endowed Chair in Christian Studies.