Metropolitan State University's convcation is the start of semester events, convocation, picnic and all-university sessions for staff and faculty. The convocation schedule includes:
- 10 to 11:25 a.m. - Convocation: Auditorium, Founders Hall
- 11:30 a.m. - 1 p.m. - Picnic in the Great Hall, New Main (overflow on the lawn, terrace and Founders Hall, in case of rain).
- 1:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. - "The Future of Minnesota and Its Higher Education Sector: What do emerging trends suggest for Metropolitan State?"
- Presentations and table discussions (schedule and location to be determined)
Contact Shelly Heller, assistant to the president, at 651-793-1901 for information.