|Time||11:15 AM - 12:45 PM|
||Brumfield Caffey Annex (full room)
"Start Strong, Finish Stronger," is the theme for this year''s Welcome Week Convocation. This event is designed for our new students primarily, but also for our returning students, faculty, and staff. Welcome Convocation will greatly energize and encourage you to persist and complete the important work you’ve started.
The speaker for this year’s convocation is Jeff Yalden, an award-winning and internationally acclaimed youth and young adult motivational speaker. Jeff’s extraordinary ability to connect with his audience is unmatched. Jeff has become one of the most in-demand youth speaker in America, having captured the attention of more than 3,500 teen audiences around the world. Jeff addresses audiences in all 50 states, 48 countries, and every province in Canada. Jeff presents to thousands of teens in middle schools, high schools, leadership/youth conferences, colleges and universities. 70 million viewers know him as the “Life Coach” on MTV’s longest-running reality show, MADE.
To read more about Jeff, visit www.jeffyalding.com