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Sights and Sounds from Convocation 2023

Explore video and photo highlights from Convocation weekend.

May 19, 2023, by A&S News Staff


Sunshine and smiling faces were abundant at the College of Arts and Sciences | Maxwell School Convocation festivities on May 13. Below are some images and video capturing the joyous celebration.

In case you missed any of the weekend's events, you can watch the A&S | Maxwell undergraduate Convocation ceremony, the A&S graduate Convocation ceremony and Commencement.

Congratulations, graduates and best of luck on your next adventure!

Convocation Views

Students seated at Convocation.

A sea of graduating students in their seats inside the JMA Wireless Dome.

Student with hands in the air at Convocation.

Hands in the air - time to celebrate!

Three students in graduation gowns posing for a photo.

Students grab a quick photo with friends on the Quad.

Student with family and cardboard cutout head 2023 Convocation

This recent graduate had no trouble finding her family in the crowd, thanks to the cardboard cutout they made using a throwback photo.

Debra Adams Simmons Convocation Address.

Debra Adams Simmons ’86, vice president for diversity, equity and inclusion at National Geographic Media, delivering the alumni keynote address at the A&S | Maxwell undergraduate Convocation.

Otto the orange and a student.

A graduating student doesn't miss the chance to take a pic with his diploma and Otto the Orange.

Students leaving Convocation.

Post-Convocation relief and rejoicing.

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