Sunday, August 23
3 – 4 p.m. │ Sports Arena
Freshman Convocation is a formal induction ceremony to welcome all new freshmen to Georgia State. Join Dr. Becker as he officially inducts the new freshman class into the campus community through a medallion ceremony and recitation of the Freshman Pledge.Steven Johnson, author of “The Ghost Map”, which has been selected as the Fall 2015 First-Year Book, will be the keynote speaker. Festivities continue afterward with a Block Party for the Class of 2019 and their families.
This event is mandatory for all freshman students, both residential and commuter. Doors open at 2:15 p.m. Free parking is available in G Deck and additional parking is available in M Deck for $7 cash. Dress is business casual.
For more information, contact the Office of Student Involvement at 404-413-1580.
|Panther Welcome Block Party
4 – 6 p.m. | Hurt Park & Gilmer Street
|The Panther Welcome Block Party is an interactive event designed to welcome new students and their parents to campus as well as celebrate the beginning of their college careers.|