Convocation Addresses

  • 72nd Annual Convocation
    The Makings of a Good Problem: Theory and Applications, Lenny Fukshansky
    Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018
  • 71st Annual Convocation
    Collegiate Decision Making Informed by Environmental Policymaking, Mary Evans
    Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017
  • 70th Annual Convocation
    Making History, Diana Selig
    Tuesday, Aug. 30, 2016
  • 69th Annual Convocation
    Civil Wars and Deanship, Peter Uvin
    Friday, September 4, 2015
  • 68th Annual Convocation
    Beyond Happiness, Amy Kind
    Tuesday, September 2, 2014
  • 67th Annual Convocation
    No Constraints, President Hiram E. Chodosh
    Tuesday, September 3, 2013
  • 66th Annual Convocation
    A Journey Through Life with the Liberal Arts, President Pamela B. Gann
    Tuesday, September 4, 2012
  • 65th Annual Convocation
    A thoughtful, productive and responsible life, Gregory D. Hess, Vice President for Academic Affairs, Dean of the Faculty,
    James G. Boswell Professor of Economics, George R. Roberts Fellow
    Tuesday, August 30, 2011
  • 64th Annual Convocation
    Mapping the CMC Genome, Gretchen Edwalds-Gilbert, Associate Professor of Biology
    Tuesday, August 31, 2010
  • 63rd Annual Convocation
    Leaders and Followers, Charles R. Kesler
    Tuesday, September 1, 2009
  • 62nd Annual Convocation
    The Telescopic Eye, Gary M. Hamburg,
    Tuesday, September 2, 2008
  • 61st Annual Convocation
    Being Entrepreneurial at CMC, Janet Kiholm Smith
    Tuesday, September 4, 2007
  • 60th Annual Convocation
    It’s the Hurricane We’re In, John Roth
    Tuesday, August 29, 2006
  • 59th Annual Convocation
    A Magical Life in the Liberal Arts, Memories of an Academic Private Eye, Professor Roderic Ai Camp
    Tuesday, August 30, 2005
  • 58th Annual Convocation
    Liberal Education in a Progressive Era, Ralph A. Rossum, Salvatori Professor of American Constitutionalism
    Tuesday, September 7, 2004
  • 57th Annual Convocation
    Top 10 List of Best Advice for College Students, Diane F. Halpern
    Tuesday, September 2, 2003
  • 56th Annual Convocation
    Balance: The CMC Convocation Address, John J. Pitney, Jr.
    Tuesday, September 3, 2002
  • 55th Annual Convocation
    The Very Idea of Moral Leadership, Stephen T. Davis
    Tuesday, September 4, 2001
  • 54th Annual Convocation
    Citizens as Intellectuals: Claremont McKenna’s Teaching Mission, William Ascher, Vice President and Dean of the Faculty
    Tuesday, August 29, 2000
  • 53rd Annual Convocation
    Focusing On Liberal Arts, Remarks By President Pamela B. Gann
    Monday, August 30, 1999