Convocation

Celebrate the Opening of a New Academic Year

Convocation

Chancellor J. Keith Motley cordially invites you to attend the Annual Fall Convocation on Thursday, September 15, in the Campus Center Ballroom.

The Annual Convocation Breakfast
8:30 a.m.

The Chancellor's Address
9 a.m.

Remarks by Secretary James A. Peyser
Executive Office of Education
11 a.m.

As Secretary of Education, Jim Peyser directs the Executive Office of Education which is responsible for early education, K-12, and higher education in Massachusetts. Secretary Peyser sits on each of the boards governing the Commonwealth’s education agencies – Department of Early Education and Care, Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, and Department of Higher Education as well as the University of Massachusetts system. He is Governor Baker’s top advisor on education and helps shape the Commonwealth’s education reform agenda.

Secretary Peyser's full bio can be read here.

Please register here by September 8 to attend any or all of the above events, thank you.

Anyone requiring disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, should visit www.ada.umb.edu by September 8.


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