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Opening Academic Convocation
September 27, 2017 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The academic year 2017-18 officially starts with Opening Academic Convocation. The event includes, among other things, the presentation of achievement awards acknowledging outstanding academic performances from the previous school year, the ceremonial robing of the senior class as they begin their final year, and the presentation of the Sr. Margaret James McGrath Distinguished Alumni Award.
This year’s Convocation speaker is Dr. Shelia Nash-Stevenson, a NASA senior program integration engineer with the Planetary Missions Program Office at the George C. Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, Alabama.