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.
This year's featured guest speaker is Edgar 'Shoboy' Sotelo, host of the popular Shoboy en la Mañana on 107.5 La Grande FM.
2014 MavsMeet Convocation: Tuesday, August 19, 4-5 pm, College Park Center; Faculty/staff and student afterparty immediately following convocation on The Green at the College Park Center
The complete list of speakers will be announced in early August 2014.
Immediately following the New Student Convocation, the MavsMeet AfterParty kicks off the year with live music acts, free food, games and activities.