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2016-2017 Convocation Program

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Ongoing Convocations: Chapel

Upcoming Convocations

Date Location Title Description Category(s)
Fri., September 30, 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
Fri., September 30, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Rhyne 149 GRE Tips 101 It's about that time of the year to get ready and take a Graduate Record Examination (GRE) if you'... Professional Development
Sat., October 1, 2016

7:30pm-9:30pm
P.E. Monroe Auditorium Western Piedmont Symphony Masterworks I concert The Western Piedmont Symphony, the professional orchestra of the region, presents a concert of... Creative Development and Expression
Sun., October 2, 2016

12:00pm-4:00pm
Intramural Gymnasium Feed The Hunger Students can join in the 2016 Homecoming festivities by helping pack meals for those in need. We... Community Service
Mon., October 3, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum Bridges to Dreams Speaker: Dr. Amy Wood Lenoir-Rhyne University’s “Bridges to Dreams” program is designed to assist... Professional Development
Mon., October 3, 2016

6:00pm-7:00pm
Other (see description) Fishing the Region The region surrounding Hickory, NC has a great diversity of waterbodies from which to fish. Lakes... Intellectual Development
Mon., October 3, 2016

7:00pm-8:30pm
Belk Centrum Why Be ordinary when you can be extraordinary!! ------ WHY BE ORDINARY WHEN YOU CAN BE REMARKABLE! ---------------------   Quite often, the primary... Health and Wellness
Tue., October 4, 2016

12:00pm-1:00pm
Other (see description) Etiquette for Every Bear While the use of good business etiquette will not make up for technical knowledge in the workplace... Professional Development
Fri., October 7, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Cromer Center Fireside Room Meaningful Connection Through Compassionate Communication The Counseling Center will present information on meaningful connection through compassionate... Health and Wellness
Mon., October 10, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum Obtaining Grants and Fellowships How do you obtain a grant or a fellowship to continue your study or work after graduation?  This... Professional Development
Mon., October 10, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Mauney 115 Study Abroad in Italy Twelve Lenoir-Rhyne graduate and undergraduate students will accompany Dr. Gordon Cappelletty to... Cultural Development, Professional Development
Mon., October 10, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Rhyne 149 Exploring Business and Economics The "Exploring Business and Economics" event provides first-year and new transfer students with the... Professional Development
Mon., October 10, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) Mindfulness Mondays Mindfulness Mondays will provide students with the opportunity to learn more about Mindfulness... Health and Wellness
Tue., October 11, 2016

3:00pm-4:00pm
Cromer Center Fireside Room Exploring What it Means to be LGBTQ The purpose of this convocation is to help students understand what is is like to be a part of this... Cultural Development
Thu., October 13, 2016

11:30am-1:30pm
Shaw Plaza Study Abroad Fair Come join the Office for International Education, LR faculty members and students to learn about LR... Cultural Development, Professional Development
Thu., October 13, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
Belk Centrum An Evening with Marlon James Essayist and author Marlon James was born in Kingston, Jamaica.  He attended the University of the... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development
Fri., October 14, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum An Interview with Marlon James Essayist and author Marlon James was born in Kingston, Jamaica.  He attended the University of the... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development
Thu., October 20, 2016

11:00am-2:00pm
Other (see description) Wellness Fair 2016 Information about various aspects of wellness both on and off campus will be available for students... Health and Wellness
Mon., October 24, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum From Budapest to Bucharest: Understanding Democracy and Culture in Eastern Europe Overview: It has been more than 25 years since the Berlin Wall opened – marking the beginning of... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development
Mon., October 24, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Rhyne 149 Exploring Education The “Exploring Education” event provides first-year and new transfer students with the opportunity... Professional Development
Thu., October 27, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
P.E. Monroe Auditorium An Evening with Sarah Vowell The author of seven nonfiction books on American history and culture, including this year's campus... Intellectual Development
Fri., October 28, 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
Fri., October 28, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum An Interview with Sarah Vowell The author of seven nonfiction books on American history and culture, including this year's campus... Intellectual Development
Fri., October 28, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Rhyne 149 Exploring the Humanities and Social Sciences The "Exploring the Humanities and Social Sciences" event provides first-year and new transfer... Professional Development
Mon., October 31, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) Exploring Arts and Letters The "Exploring Arts and Letters" event provides first-year and new transfer students with the ... Professional Development
Thu., November 3, 2016

9:30am-10:30am
Grace Chapel Diversity Dialogue: Who is our Community? The goal of this convocation is to provide a space for discussion of diversity in our Hickory/... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development, Professional Development, Spiritual Development
Mon., November 7, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Cromer Center Fireside Room The Education of Eating Disorders The purpose of this convocation is to educate students on the effects that suffering from an eating... Health and Wellness
Mon., November 7, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Rhyne 149 Conflict Resolution: Reigning in the Rogues Student leaders will learn how best to respond and work with members who may not be participating... Professional Development
Mon., November 7, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum What is the Lineberger Fellows Program? Would you like to study abroad?  Would you like to learn about internship opportunities in your... Professional Development
Sun., November 13, 2016

7:00pm-9:00pm
Grace Chapel Islamophobia in America-Engaging Global Issues During International Education Week this year the Office for International Education wants to give... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development, Spiritual Development
Mon., November 14, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) Mindfulness Mondays Mindfulness Mondays will provide students with the opportunity to learn more about Mindfulness... Health and Wellness
Mon., November 14, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Grace Chapel Islamophobia 101: A Student's Role in Promoting Tolerance for Religious Diversity Come join a conversation with Dr. Todd Green from Luther College, a college much like LR in Iowa.  ... Cultural Development, Intellectual Development, Spiritual Development
Wed., November 16, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Grace Chapel This week's Chapel hosts Rev. Evangeline Anderson, Visiting Scholar at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, from India as part of our International Education Week celebration. Rev. Evangeline Anderson, Visiting Scholar at Lutheran Theological Southern Seminary, from India,... Cultural Development, Spiritual Development
Thu., November 17, 2016

7:00pm-8:00pm
Belk Centrum An Evening with Marie Howe Marie Howe is the author of three collections of poetry: /The Kingdom of Ordinary Time (2009); What... Creative Development and Expression, Intellectual Development
Fri., November 18, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Belk Centrum Study Abroad: Programs for all Students, all Majors, and all Prices Scholarships available. Deadlines Approaching. Hear about LR students' experience studying abroad, and make your own plan to study abroad with a... Cultural Development, Professional Development
Fri., November 18, 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., November 28, 2016

10:00am-10:50am
Other (see description) Mindfulness Mondays Mindfulness Mondays will provide students with the opportunity to learn more about Mindfulness... 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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