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Class of 2023 ring in the new school year with new UVM President

Class of 2023 ring in the new school year with new UVM President

Julianne Lesch, Cynic News Reporter

August 27, 2019

The class of 2023 took their first steps as UVM students as they paraded down Main Street as part of a running UVM tradition— Convocation. Over 2,600 students sat in Patrick Gym wearing vibrantly colored t-shirts, as they listened to speeches. SGA President Jillian Scannell welcomed the crowd....

Students celebrate new beginnings at Convocation

Brandon Arcari, Breaking News Assistant Editor

August 29, 2017

UVM’s class of 2021 comes to the University at a point of transition and with many new changes—new academic buildings and housing programming among them. At Sunday night’s convocation ceremony, speakers welcomed new students and structural changes. The class of 2021, comprised of 2,640 stude...

First year students to partake in Convocation

First year students to partake in Convocation

Greta Bjornson, News Editor

August 27, 2017

Convocation will be held this evening at 6:30 pm. The ceremony will begin at Patrick Gym and continue to the University Green for the Twilight Induction. President Sullivan will host the celebration and address the Class of 2021, according to the University’s website, and SGA President Chris Petrillo...

UVM welcomes its first-year students at convocation

UVM welcomes its first-year students at convocation

Kelsey Neubauer, Assistant News Editor

August 30, 2016

For the 225th year, UVM welcomed new students as they began their journey through col- lege. On Aug. 26, first-year stu- dents, members of campus community and the administra- tion came together for the con- vocation and twilight induction ceremonies. The formerly separate events...

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