August 30, 2004

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“To be inquiry driven is to be deliberately and genuinely curious,” President Jim Wagner told the Class of 2008, which celebrated its Opening Convocation, Aug. 24 in Glenn Auditorium. “We should not so much attempt to become learned as to become learners.” PHOTO CREDIT: Kay hinton

Convocation kicks off
2004-05 year

Wagner and fellow speakers encouraged the full house of freshmen to seek experiences beyond their classrooms and dare to take journeys without boundaries.

In Glenn Auditorium, Tuesday, Aug. 24, the Class of 2008 began its voyage through higher education at Emory’s annual Opening Convocation. And voyage was more than a simple metaphor during the hour-long ceremony; the theme of journeying, both the physical and philosophical, wound its way through the words of each speaker.

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