Summary

The video of this webcast has been posted:

After bidding their parents and families farewell, students joined their peers in Rockefeller Chapel for the College’s formal welcome—the Opening Convocation. This long-standing tradition included a welcome by Elizabeth Davenport, Dean of Rockefeller Chapel; music from the University’s Motet Choir; the presentation of the Class of 2020 and entering transfer students by Jim Nondorf, Vice President for Enrollment and Student Advancement and Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid, to Robert J. Zimmer, President of the University; the official presentation of the Class of 2020 Banner by an alumni leader; and an address about liberal education at the University delivered by John W. Boyer, Dean of the College.