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2015-2016 Convocation Program

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Ongoing Convocations: Chapel

Upcoming Convocations

Date Location Title Description Category(s)
Wed., February 10, 2016

1:00pm-1:50pm
Colloquium Room - Library (formerly Quiet Study) A Reading by Gibbons Ruark Gibbons Ruark is a North Carolina native known for his contemporary American poetry. The influence... Creative Development and Expression, Cultural Development
Wed., February 10, 2016

1:00pm-3:00pm
Other (see description) Models for Hickory Art Museum The Hickory Museum of Art is in need of female volunteer models for a figure drawing and painting... Community Service, Creative Development and Expression
Wed., February 10, 2016

6:00pm-7:00pm
McCrorie 213 Alex Lee Leadership Lecture Series Suzan Anderson, Executive Director of the American Red Cross Blue Ridge Piedmont Chapter, will... Intellectual Development, Professional Development
Wed., February 10, 2016

7:00pm-8:30pm
Colloquium Room - Library (formerly Quiet Study) The "N" word: Who Can Say It and Who Can't This will be a round table, student lead discussion about the use of the "N" word. This word is... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development
Wed., February 10, 2016

8:00pm-9:00pm
Fritz-Conrad Valentines Day Crafts & Healthy Relationships The Fritz-Conrad Residence Life Staff and S.A.R.A will be presenting on healthy relationships and... Health and Wellness
Thu., February 11, 2016

4:00pm-6:00pm
Other (see description) Training to Prevent Child Sexual Abuse Do you babysit, work with young people, have children of your own, or intend to work with children... Professional Development, Health and Wellness
Tue., February 16, 2016

7:00pm-8:30pm
McCrorie 213 BSA's Quiz Bowl How much do you know about the African-American culture? BSA will be hosting a quiz bowl in the... Cultural Development
Wed., February 17, 2016

1:00pm-3:00pm
Other (see description) Models for Hickory Art Museum The Hickory Museum of Art is in need of female volunteer models for a figure drawing and painting... Community Service, Creative Development and Expression
Thu., February 18, 2016

7:00pm-8:30pm
Grace Chapel Martin Luther King: Semper Reformanda! For a brief moment in history, Martin Luther King, Jr. was preacher-in-chief to an American... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development, Spiritual Development
Fri., February 19, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) PB & J^3rd Counselors Jenny Smith and Jennifer Drum will host an open hour for students to come and seek... Health and Wellness
Mon., February 22, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Rhyne 149 Testing Tips for College Students Students will be empowered and equipped with ways to combat test related anxiety. As well as... Professional Development
Tue., February 23, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Cromer Center Fireside Room Body Peace Treaty Students will learn how to think positively about their body and how to love who they are. This... Health and Wellness
Tue., February 23, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
Cromer Center Lobby BSA's Wax Museum In honor of Black History Month, Black Student Alliance(BSA) is hosting a wax museum of honorable... Creative Development and Expression, Cultural Development
Wed., February 24, 2016

1:00pm-3:00pm
Other (see description) Models for Hickory Art Museum The Hickory Museum of Art is in need of female volunteer models for a figure drawing and painting... Community Service, Creative Development and Expression
Wed., February 24, 2016

1:00pm-1:50pm
Other (see description) Worth the Fight: One Person's Journey to Recovery Marybeth Burns, from Balance Point in Asheville, NC, will be sharing her personal story of... Health and Wellness
Wed., February 24, 2016

6:00pm-7:00pm
McCrorie 213 Alex Lee Leadership Lecture Series Mr.Paul Thompson, the founder and Chairman of Transportation Insight, will discuss the dynamic... Intellectual Development, Professional Development
Thu., February 25, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
Belk Centrum Natasha Miller- Spoken Word Poet Natasha “T” Miller is a 28-year-old African American, lesbian woman, dedicated LGBTQ activist,... Creative Development and Expression, Cultural Development
Wed., March 2, 2016

6:00pm-7:00pm
McCrorie 213 Alex Lee Leadership Lecture Series Mr. Roger Young, President of David E. Looper Construction Company, will address the student... Professional Development
Fri., March 4, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) PB & J^3rd Counselors Jenny Smith and Jennifer Drum will host an open hour for students to come and seek... Health and Wellness
Mon., March 7, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum Bridges to Dreams Information Session Lenoir-Rhyne University’s “/Bridges to Dreams/” program is designed to assist current LR... Professional Development
Sat., March 19, 2016

7:30pm-9:30pm
P.E. Monroe Auditorium Western Piedmont Symphony Concert: Masterworks IV Western Piedmont Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro John Gordon Ross, will perform with... Creative Development and Expression
Wed., March 23, 2016

6:00pm-7:00pm
McCrorie 213 Alex Lee Leadership Lecture Series Mr. Forrest A. Ferrell, former Judge of Superior Court, will speak on the absolute need for ethical... Intellectual Development, Professional Development
Thu., March 31, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
P.E. Monroe Auditorium An Evening with Garrison Keillor Poet, editor, author, and radioman, Garrison Keillor’s old-time variety show A Prairie Home... Creative Development and Expression, Intellectual Development
Fri., April 1, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) PB & J^3rd Counselors Jenny Smith and Jennifer Drum will host an open hour for students to come and seek... Health and Wellness
Mon., April 4, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum The Big Read - Mary Badham Mary Badham is the actress who played "Scout" in the movie "To Kill a Mockingbird" in 1962. She was... Creative Development and Expression, Intellectual Development
Wed., April 6, 2016

6:00pm-7:00pm
McCrorie 213 Alex Lee Leadership Lecture Series Chad Bumgarner is a highly regarded author and leadership development coach. His presentation will... Professional Development
Thu., April 7, 2016

7:00pm-8:30pm
P.E. Monroe Auditorium An Evening with Anne Lamott Bestselling author of Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life; Operating Instructions (... Creative Development and Expression, Spiritual Development
Fri., April 8, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum An Interview with Anne Lamott Bestselling author of Bird by Bird: Some Instructions on Writing and Life; Operating Instructions (... Creative Development and Expression, Spiritual Development
Mon., April 11, 2016

11:00am-2:00pm
Cromer Center Lobby Deaf and Disability Awareness Information Fair Come and join us for a fun and interactive convocation where we will have community organization/... Professional Development
Thu., April 14, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
Grace Chapel An Evening with Paul Muldoon Paul Muldoon — LRU’s first visiting writer — was born in 1951 in County Armagh, Northern Ireland.... Creative Development and Expression, Intellectual Development
Fri., April 15, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum An Interview with Paul Muldoon Paul Muldoon — LRU’s first visiting writer — was born in 1951 in County Armagh, Northern Ireland.... Creative Development and Expression, Intellectual Development
Sat., April 16, 2016

7:30pm-9:30pm
P.E. Monroe Auditorium Western Piedmont Symphony Concert: Masterworks V Western Piedmont Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Maestro John Gordon Ross, will perform a side-by-... Creative Development and Expression
Fri., April 29, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum Yom HaShoah Commemorization Dr. Walter Ziffer is a survivor of concentration camps and professor emeritus of Theology. He will... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development, Spiritual Development
Mon., May 2, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) PB & J^3rd Counselors Jenny Smith and Jennifer Drum will host an open hour for students to come and seek... Health and Wellness

The Lenoir-Rhyne convocation program showcases a wide-ranging menu of speakers, activities and experiences that drive learning beyond the traditional classroom. The program offerings also serve as valuable expressions of the University's mission, vision and values. Convocation events are enjoyed by the LR family and its friends.

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