Remarks at Founders' Day Convocation

Delivered in Wait Chapel on Feb. 20, 2020

Good afternoon. Thank you all for joining us today.

This Founders’ Day Convocation will be structured somewhat differently than in years past. We have ...

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State of the University Address

President Nathan O. Hatch
Thursday, November 7, 2019

Good afternoon! Thank you for joining us in a conversation about the State of the University.

I am deeply grateful for the opportunity to work ...

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A Community of Hospitality

New Student Convocation Address

President Nathan O. Hatch
August 23, 2019

At some point during these next few days, almost all of you will feel lonely. Let me assure you, it is natural, and you ...

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Stop, Look and Listen

Commencement Address

President Nathan O. Hatch
Monday, May 20, 2019

Matthew Dicks is a fantastic storyteller. He is a frequent guest at The Moth in New York, an organization dedicated to the art ...

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Both... And: Commencement Address to the Class of 2018

In seeking truth you have to get both sides of a story.

— Walter Cronkite

How many of you have visited the new website The Flip Side?  It is the brainchild of Annafi Wahed, a 2012 graduate of ...

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