Convocation 2020

On Sunday, August 23 President Biddy Martin welcomed first-year students and awarded honorary degrees to faculty members during a virtual version of the traditional Convocation ceremony.

Transcript of Convocation

Biddy Martin opens the convocation ceremony

(Clockwise from top left) President Biddy Martin opens the 2020 virtual Convocation;  Professor of Music Jeffers Engelhardt receives an honorary degree from Provost and Dean of the Faculty Catherine Epstein; students contribute meaningful words to cap the virtual ceremony; the Amherst Choral Society sings.