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2014 SPIA Convocation

  • Friday, May 09 at 2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
  • Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities
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The School of Public and International Affairs is pleased to host a convocation for its undergraduate students graduating in May. The Convocation will be on Friday, May 9th at 2 pm in the Volleyball Arena of Ramsey Center for Student Activities.

The Convocation offers candidates an opportunity to wear their caps and gowns, be recognized individually for their achievements, and celebrate their academic accomplishments with their families and teachers.

The ceremony will last approximately one hour and include opening remarks from SPIA Dean Stefanie Lindquist, an address by a representative of the graduating class of 2014, a keynote address by a prominent figure in the public life of Georgia, and individual recognition of candidates for graduation. Family, friends, and faculty members are invited to attend.

This year’s keynote speaker is the Honorable Steve C. Jones (’78 & ’87). Judge Jones has served on the U.S. District Court of the Northern District of Georgia since 2011. Prior to his current commission, he was judge on the Georgia Superior Court.

If you have questions, please email Brenda Smith at bksmith@uga.edu.