August 26, 2013
FOR MORE INFORMATION:
DR. ERIC ELIASON, Dean of the College and Vice President for Academic Affairs
AMY KELLY, Media Relations director
CONCORDIA OPENS ACADEMIC YEAR
Concordia College, Moorhead, Minn., starts the 2013-14 academic year with opening convocation at 9:20 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 29, in Memorial Auditorium. The convocation officially opens the 123rd academic year.
The program will include; a greeting by Student Government Association president, Levi Bachmeier ’14; and a welcome and declaration of the opening of the academic year by dean of the college and vice president for Academic Affairs, Dr. Eric Eliason. The program also features vice president for enrollment, Steven M. Schuetz; campus pastor, Rev. Elizabeth McHan; and music by The Concordia Band, conducted by Dr. Peter Haberman.
Immediately following convocation, the traditional Beanie Toss will take place on Olin Hill at approximately 10:30 a.m.
Concordia College is a four-year liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America offering more than 60 majors, including 18 honors majors and 12 preprofessional programs.