New Student Convocation will be on Tuesday, August 16, 2016. Check-in begins at 1:30 p.m. at the Havens Auditorium Entrance in the Main Building. The event starts promptly at 2 p.m. and concludes at 4:45 p.m.
New Student Convocation is a celebration to officially welcome incoming students to IU Kokomo. Participants will gain insight from an inspirational speaker, and will meet faculty and fellow students in their area of study. Paul Wesselmann, our guest speaker, will encourage students to seek balance as they strive for success. Free IU Kokomo items (including a t-shirt) will be given to all students.
Paul Wesselmann makes his home in Cincinnati, Ohio where he operates his speaking and training company Stone Soup Seminars. Each Monday morning, Paul distributes an inspirational email, Ripples, that offers inspiration and practical motivation to over 30,000 subscribers around the country. Paul holds degrees in psychology and higher education and in addition to his work on several college campuses, his adventures include having been a support group facilitator, volunteer coordinator, radio talk show host, and his college mascot.