Concordia Opens Academic Year
Sep 01, 2011FOR MORE INFORMATION:
DR. MARK KREJCI, Provost and Dean of the College
AMY KELLY, Media Relations director
CONCORDIA OPENS ACADEMIC YEAR
Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn., kicks off the start of the 2011-12 academic year with opening convocation at 9:20 a.m., Thursday, Sept. 1, in Memorial Auditorium. The convocation officially opens the 121st academic year.
The program will include an address by Concordia College president, Dr. William Craft; a greeting by Student Government Association president, Tyler Dugger ’12; and a welcome and declaration of the opening of the academic year by provost and dean of the college, Dr. Mark Krejci. The program also features vice president for enrollment, Steven M. Schuetz; campus pastor, Rev. Tessa Moon Leiseth; and music by The Concordia Band, conducted by Dr. Scott A. Jones.
Immediately following convocation, the traditional Beanie Toss will take place on Olin Hill at approximately 9:50 a.m.
Concordia College is a four-year liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America offering more than 75 majors and 12 preprofessional programs.