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New Student Convocation Committee

Dr. Ronald Brown, Dean, University College, Co-Chair (T)
Mr. Terence Parker, Assistant Director, Retention Management, Co-Chair (T) 

Ms. Kathryn Arnold, Coordinator, Student and Young Alumni Relations
Ms. Jeania Brandon, Chartwells (R)
Ms. Leslie Bulkley, Director, Special Projects (T)
Mr. Tony Ghinelli, Associate Director, Student Center (T)
Mr. Peter Pereira, Assistant Director, Student Center
Mr. Charlie Salas, Associate Director, Student Center
Ms. Jennifer Scharlach, Assistant Director, Marketing and Membership, Alumni Relations (T)
To Be Named, Assistant Dean, University College (T)
To Be Named, Assistant Director, Athletic Facilities, Athletics (T)

Student Members:
Ms. Holly Pavlicek, Representative, Student Government
Mr. Frank Spades, Representative, Student Government
To Be Named, Student Coordinator, Paws Preview

Coordinates the New Student Convocation for incoming new students in the fall before classes begin.  Helps new students in the transition process to Texas State and establishes the basic foundation of support as students strive to graduate from Texas State.  Other goals of the program include the celebration of the arrival of a new class of Bobcats, the establishment of a class identity, and giving students who did not participate in summer orientation an opportunity to feel a special part of Texas State.