Opening Convocation for the Easter semester

  • on 17 Jan 2014
  • All Saints' Chapel

Opening Convocation for the Easter semester at the University of the South will be held in All Saints' Chapel. Honorary degrees will be presented and new members will be inducted into the Order of Gownsmen. Louise Cowan, author, professor, and pioneer in liberal arts education, will give the Convocation address and will receive an honorary degree. Poet and author Marilyn Nelson will also receive an honorary degree during the Convocation, and will give a reading Jan. 16 during her visit to the Sewanee campus.