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Opening Convocation 2021 program

Thursday, Aug. 26, 2021
1-1:45 p.m.

Charles D. Lindberg Stadium


Christopher Nelson, college organist



Melinda Pupillo, chaplain

Welcome and Introductions

Dr. Wendy Hilton Morrow, provost and dean of the college


Olivia Smith, president, Augustana Student Government Association


Steven C. Bahls, president of the college


Dr. Wendy Hilton-Morrow, provost and dean of the college


After the recessional:

Students say farewell to their parents and families.

Students remain in Lindberg Stadium for their first “A” at Augie photo.

Parents proceed to their meeting rooms for a conversation with their student's first-year or transfer advisor. (See back of student’s name tag for correct classroom location.)

After the advising meetings, parents and families are invited to a reception at the Gerber Center's Brew by the Slough and patio with President Steve Bahls and his wife, Jane Easter Bahls. Parent and family participation in Welcome Week concludes after the reception.