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PHOTO GALLERY: The 2021-22 academic year opens with inspiration and new friends

Students gather on the first day of class.

Welcome back, students! The new academic year began with Opening Convocation at McAlister Auditorium and a lunch on the mall, an orientation carnival to welcome our 667 first-year students and 20 transfer students, and on Tuesday, the first day of classes.

 

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