Convocations - Leaders, Thinkers and Innovators at Southern Utah University

Additional Speakers/Presentations

Additional Speakers/Presentations

This page will be updated throughout the semester, with significant updates at the beginning of the semester.

This page is updated during the semester, so check back often! These presentations are open to the public.  Many events listed on this page are not sponsored by SUU and are publicized here as a community service.

If you would like to have your event considered for inclusion on this page please contact the Director of Convocations, Raymond T. Grant, SUU Distinguished Fellow for Creative Engagement via email at raymondgrant@suu.edu
Convocation - Distinguished Lecture Events are free and open to the public.

The speakers and presenters on this page can be used by UNIV 2010 - Convocation students to fulfill assignments as a "make up" for not being able to complete a regular assignment. 

PLEASE NOTE: A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.  I will NOT accept more than four alternate assignments if you are taking the Convocations class.


Art Insights Series

The Art Insights lecture series are presentations by professional artists giving insights into their crafts.

You can attend any Art Insights presentation as a make-up for Convocation.

Art Insights Calendar

Most Art Insights presentations are Thursday evenings at 7:00 PM in the J.L. Sorenson Physical Education Building, room 101.  However, be sure to check the Art Insights Website for complete details.

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


Outdoor Education Series

Weekly lectures and presentation focusing on outdoor recreation, the environment, and other topics of interest to outdoor enthusiasts.

Sponsored by SUU Outdoor Recreation in Parks and Tourism (ORPT) program, Convocations, and College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Fall 2011 OES Schedule

Remember: One OES Lecture is required for Convocation. You may use additional OES lectures as make-up.

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


SUUSA Senate Meetings

The SUUSA Senate helps to allocate a portion of your student fees and you, as a student, can have a voice in what those monies will fund through your senate representatives. The senate passes other pieces of legislation as well, such as resolutions and recommendations.

SUUSA senators

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


Wells Fargo Executive Speaker Series

You can attend any lecture, discussion, or event that is part of this series which is hosted in the School of Business.

For more information call the School of Business at 435-586-5401.

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


Michael O. Leavitt Center for Politics and Public Service Lectures and Forums

Students may attend lectures, panels, and forums presented by the Leavitt Center as make-up or alternates for Convocations.  Please note that participating in surveys or other non-presentation length events cannot be used for this purpose.

Leavitt Center events

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


Biology Seminars

The Biology Seminar lecture series are presentations by biologists from both on and off campus.

You can attend any Biology Seminar presentation as a make-up for Convocation. 

Information on Biology Seminars is available from the Biology Department.

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


Frontier Homestead State Park

You can attend any lecture, discussion, or event at Frontier Homestead State Park (formerly Iron Mission State Park).

Frontier Homestead State Park's calendar of events.

If you attend for Convocations 2010 turn in the completed reflection sheet to the Academic and Career Development Center within two days of the event. Convocation class Reflection Sheet  A maximum of four make-up assignments may be used in place of regular assignments in the 2010 classes.


This list will be updated throughout the semester, but the Convocations Program cannot guarantee the availability of  these additional presentations.  Unless noted otherwise, these presentations are not sponsored by SUU Convocations.