Friday, August 29, 2008
10:00 a.m. Cordiner Hall

"The Best Teacher I Ever Had"
        Elliott N. Okantey ’09, President of the Associated Students of Whitman College   

Presentation of the Class of 2012
        J. Antonio “Tony” Cabasco ’90, Dean of Admission and Financial Aid

Introduction of the Convocation Speaker
        Lori Bettison-Varga, Provost and Dean of the Faculty

Convocation Address: "Lessons in Stone"
        Patrick K. Spencer, Professor of Geology

Opening of the Academic Year
        George S. Bridges, President