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Candace Thompson Delivers Keynote at UNCW 2014 Convocation

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

Watson College assistant professor Candace Thompson

Watson College assistant professor Candace Thompson was selected by students at UNCW to deliver the keynote address at the university’s 2014 Convocation. In a passionate and moving address, Thompson advised students to make the most of their time at UNCW, telling them, “This is your time; yourbeginning. UNCW is your geography to map.”

Thompson was featured in the “We Are UNCW” section of SWOOP, the university’s faculty and staff newsletter, on Aug. 19. The article can be viewed at http://bit.ly/thompsonc.

Thompson’s convocation speech may be viewed in its entirety http://vimeo.com/103928734.