Categories: President, Academics
President Mearns speaks at the Fall Convocation
Start: August 16, 2019 8 a.m.
End: August 16, 2019 11 a.m.

All faculty and staff are invited to the Fall Opening Convocation at 9 a.m. August 16 in Emens Auditorium. A continental breakfast will be served, beginning at 8 a.m. in the Emens lobby.

Provost Susana Rivera-Mills will open the annual program, and she and President Geoffrey S. Mearns will present faculty awards. Then, President Mearns will celebrate accomplishments and contributions of this past year and outline what Ball State will accomplish in the year to come.

Following the program, Beneficence shirts, featuring Ball State’s enduring values, will be distributed to those who did not receive one at the University’s closing Centennial picnic in June.

If you are unable to attend, the event will be livestreamed at