September 12, 2003
Fall convocation is Sept. 29
by Anne Krapfl
The university community is invited to Iowa States annual fall convocation
at 3 p.m. Monday, Sept. 29, in the Memorial Union Sun Room.
For the first time, all-university awards formerly presented at a spring
ceremony will be presented during the fall convocation. Also recognized at
this event will be new holders (in the last year) of endowed faculty chairs,
faculty and staff recipients of the regents excellence awards, and
recipients of two awards for staff and faculty from the ISU Alumni
President Gregory Geoffroy will speak briefly on the coming year at Iowa
State. Geoffroy and vice presidents Benjamin Allen, Tom Hill and Warren
Madden will present most of the awards. ISU Foundation president Dan Saftig
will present the Foundation-sponsored awards and ISU Alumni Association president
Jeffery Johnson will present the association's awards.
Following the awards part of the program, refreshments will be served. A
string quintet of undergraduate students Neha Kothari and Sarah Hundley
(violin), Chris Westra and Jennifer Lowry (viola), and Erin Gaherty (cello)
Convocation honorees also will be published in the Sept. 26 issue of
Ames, Iowa 50011, (515) 294-4111
Published by: University Relations,
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