Convocation

at the University of Massachusetts Boston

Convocation

Chancellor J. Keith Motley cordially invites you to attend the Annual Fall Convocation on Thursday, September 17, in the Campus Center Ballroom.

The Annual Convocation Breakfast
8:30 a.m.

The Chancellor's Address
9 a.m.

Remarks by Jeffrey B. Mullan
Partner, Foley Hoag, LLC
11 a.m.

Jeff Mullan has more than 25 years of experience working at the highest levels on transportation and redevelopment projects in Massachusetts and New England. From 2009 to 2011, Mr. Mullan served as the Secretary of Transportation under Governor Deval L. Patrick.  He was a principal architect in creating the Department of Transportation, a merger of the state’s surface transportation agencies. He is an urban planner for the future, always keeping the best interest of the residents of the Commonwealth in mind, while simultaneously making radical improvements to the infrastructure of Massachusetts. He currently serves as a member of the University of Massachusetts Board of Trustees.

Mr. Mullan will give a talk entitled "The Physical Environment and Human Development."

Anyone requiring disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, should visit www.ada.umb.edu before September 10.