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29th annual Convocation of Scholars
ceremonies will begin with Student Honors
April 3, 2007 -- The 29th annual Convocation of Scholars activities at
Arkansas State University will get underway next week with a series of
honors and awards ceremonies.
Major events will include the Student Honors Awards Ceremony, where the
R. E. Lee Wilson Award and most outstanding graduates of the university
will be announced, and the Faculty Honors Convocation, where the faculty
achievement awards will be presented and retiring faculty will be
The Student Honors Awards Ceremony begins at 3 p.m. Monday, April 9, in
the Student Union Auditorium. The public is welcome.
The Faculty Honors Convocation begins at 1 p.m. Tuesday with a reception
in honor of the retirees in the Grand Hall of Fowler Center. The
recognitions and awards ceremony follows at 1:30. The reception and
ceremony are open to the public.
The various college-level honors banquets or ceremonies are scheduled as
follows: Business, and Nursing and Health Professions, Monday evening;
Humanities and Social Sciences, Tuesday evening; Engineering, Wednesday
afternoon; Communications, Wednesday evening; Agriculture, Thursday
evening; and Fine Arts, and Sciences and Mathematics, Friday at noon.
Departmental awards also will be presented at a banquet conducted by the
Department of Health, Physical Education, and Sports Sciences Tuesday
Inquiries about honors ceremonies may be directed to the individual
colleges and departments.
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