December 13, 2019
- Academic Honors Convocation
- Time: 5:30 PM - 6:30 PM
- Location: Western Hall
- Description: College, Honors and Departmental Scholars and students with academic distinction based on grade point average (GPA) will receive a medallion for each academic honor.
WIU Interim President Martin Abraham will begin the ceremony with a welcome.
Graduating senior Leah Murphy, (Elgin, IL), an Honors Scholar in law enforcement and justice administration, is the convocation speaker and will deliver her speech "No Courage Without Fear." Graduating senior Paige Woods, who will receive her bachelor of fine arts degree in musical theatre, of Heyworth, IL, is the national anthem singer. Marshals are: Mariah Dicksen (Lockport, IL), biology; Audrey Fletcher (Macomb), mathematics; Nicole Hamilton-Cross (New Zealand), forensic chemistry; Nashuba Hudson (Chicago), political science; Colton Markey (Macomb), speech pathology and audiology; and Abigail Thompson (Augusta, IL), speech pathology and audiology.
- Related Web Site: Convocation web site
- Contact Information:
Centennial Honors College
- Source: Centennial Honors College