MavsMeet, the New Student Convocation, is a formal assembly commemorating the beginning of the academic year. This event takes place in College Park Center. Students, faculty and staff are welcomed by the University president, student congress president, and a distinguished UT Arlington faculty speaker.
This major academic event honors all undergraduate and graduate students, but particularly new UT Arlington students. Faculty, staff, alumni and parents are also welcome to attend.
2013 MavsMeet Convocation: Tuesday, August 20, 4-5 pm, College Park Center; Faculty/staff and student afterparty immediately following convocation on The Green at the College Park Center
Speakers Include: Provost Elsenbaumer, President Karbhari, Keynote Speaker Dr. Krystal Beamon, Student Congress President Varun Mallipaddi, and Dr. Frank Lamas, Vice President for Student Affairs.
Immediately following the New Student Convocation, the MavsMeet AfterParty kicks off the year with live music acts, free food, games and activities.