Convocation Fall 2000

On September 21, CLAS recognized over 800 student scholars at the Fall 2000 Convocation Ceremony. During the program, President Charles Young spoke about the importance of a liberal arts and sciences education; Associate Provost Sheila Dickison recognized the new class of 168 National Merit Scholars, 96 National Hispanic and 26 National Achievement Scholars; and Interim Dean Neil Sullivan introduced each of the 429 Anderson Scholars and 91 CLAS Scholars by name.


Top row, left: Meaghan Brennan, English, and James Carter, Business Administration. Top row, center: Jessica McGargle, Health and Human Performance, with her parents Leslie and Sam McGargle. Top row, right: Tineshia Morris, Business Management (left), and Bonnie Erickson, Statistics (right).

Bottom row, left: Anderson Scholars and National Scholars listen to Neil Sullivan give the welcome address. Bottom row, center: Ed and Sandra Shoemaker (left) with their son Jason Shoemaker, Engineering (center), and Clara Zapata, Engineering (right). Bottom row, right: Rajesh Paryani, Chemistry and Business Finance (left), and Vikas Mittal, Business Finance (right).

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