Alderson Broaddus University to hold opening convocation

PHILIPPI – Alderson Broaddus will hold its Opening Convocation for the 2014-2015 year at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 4, in Rex Pyles Arena.

Faculty and administrators will assemble in full academic attire to welcome this year’s student body of 1,100.

Dr. Hooi Yin Boey, professor of music in the School of Music at AB, and the recipient of the 2014 Outstanding Faculty Award, will be the keynote speaker.

The fall semester began on Wednesday, Aug. 27, for traditional undergraduate students. Rex Pyles Arena is located in the Memorial Coliseum.