The convocation speaker Case Western Reserve University's 2017 Fall Convocation is Sarah Vowell, author of the bestselling narrative nonfiction Lafayette in the Somewhat United States (published by Riverhead, October 2015).
Fall convocation opens each academic year at Case Western Reserve University with a formal celebration of scholarship and innovation. A bookend to commencement, convocation is an annual event features an academic procession and a keynote speaker, and is open to university faculty, staff, students, and friends.
This event is free and open to the public. Free tickets are available through this website or by contacting the Severance Hall Ticket Office at 216-231-1111.
Presented by Case Western Reserve University.