Convocation Day

View Convocation Day details (& Zoom link to attend remotely)!

Convocation Day Schedule of Events

Tuesday April 18, 2023

9:15 am The Hornet Horns performance, Student Center Lobby

10:00 am – 12:00 pm Convocation Keynote and Q&A

10:00 am Convocation Keynote Address, How Our Brains Produce Our Emotions and What This Means for Us and Our Collective Future, Dr. Lisa Feldman Barrett, Distinguished Psychologist
Baldwin Gym and virtually at

11:00 am Q and A with Dr. Barrett
Baldwin Gym and virtually at

Noon The Hornet Horns performance, Student Center Lobby

12:15 pm – 1:15 pm Convocation Day Workshops

  • The Mental Health Crisis in America: How Is It Affecting International College Students?
    Location: Old Science 105 and Zoom (go to for Zoom link)
  • Brain Break: How to Give Your Brain a Break Before It Breaks! Location: T-101
  • How to Succeed in Online Learning. Location: T-203
  • ASK! A Fun and Interactive Diversity Event. Location: D-201
  • Student Pride and Achievement Workshop. Location: BB-110
  • The Psychology of Ethics in the Engineering Domain. Location: T-102

1:30 pm Convocation Film Screenings The Mind Explained: How to Focus and The Mind Explained: Teenage Brain.
Location: T-101

More information and Zoom links:

Submitted by: Convocation Committee