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Convocation 2022

Convocation is one of Drexel University's oldest traditions, marking the beginning of each academic year. It offers us the opportunity to celebrate our mission of teaching, research and service to society.

2023 Convocation

Drexel marked the start of the academic year on September 28 with its 2023 Convocation ceremony. View the recording and recap from DrexelNews below.

Speakers included

  • John Fry, President
  • Paul Jensen, PhD, Executive Vice President and Nina Henderson Provost
  • Keynote Speakers
    • Alex Ashley, PhD Student, Chemical and Biological Engineering, College of Engineering
    • Monica Harmon, MSN, MPH, RN, Assistant Clinical Professor, Executive Director of the CNHP Community Wellness HUB, and Interim CNHP Director of the Stephen and Sandra Sheller 11th Street Family Health Services Center, College of Nursing & Health Professions
    • Rachel López, JD, Associate Professor and Director of the Andy and Gwen Stern Community Lawyering Clinic, Thomas R. Kline School of Law

Read the Recap From DrexelNews!

Convocation Archive

View photos and videos of past Convocations in the Convocation archive.

Learn more about past Convocations