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CSUSM President to Address Faculty, Staff at Convocation, Aug. 21

Media Advisory by Margaret Chantung

California State University San Marcos (CSUSM) will launch the 2014-15 academic year with its annual fall Convocation for faculty and staff on Thursday, Aug. 21 in the University Student Union ballroom. Convocation marks the beginning of the new academic year. Fall classes begin on Monday, Aug. 25.

Scheduled for 9 a.m., the event will include an address by President Karen Haynes in which she will share recent University accomplishments and her vision for the year ahead. Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Graham Oberem will serve as master of ceremonies.

Who:  President Karen Haynes and nearly 500 faculty, staff and administrators

What:  Convocation is an annual welcome to the faculty and staff of CSUSM and marks the beginning of the new academic year. Fall semester classes begin on Mon, Aug. 25.

When:  Thu, Aug. 21, reception begins at 9:00 the University Student Union ballroom. Formal program begins at 10 a.m.

Where:  The University Student Union is located at the corner of Campus Way and Campus View Drive on the CSUSM campus. General parking is in the parking structure.