Ecology Spring Convocation 2024

(Photo: Jason Thrasher)

General Information

When: Thursday, May 9, 5:30-7:30 p.m. EST; Graduating students and faculty should arrive dressed in regalia by 5 p.m.
Where: Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel, Mahler Hall (map)
Parking: Free and first come, first served on campus for graduation ceremonies on May 9th. View info on Georgia Center parking. View the UGA parking map.

In order to participate in the ceremony, each graduate must register by May 1. Graduates may invite six guests and should register their six guests by May 1. Faculty and staff should also RSVP by May 1.

A light reception with snacks will be held in the same location following the ceremony.

The ceremony will not be livestreamed, but a recording will be available afterward.

More details available here.

Program of Events


Mark D. Hunter
Odum Chair of Ecology


Mike Paul (MS ’94 Zoology, PhD ’99 Ecology)
Ecologist and National Harmful Algal Bloom Program Lead
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency


Pejman Rohani
Associate Dean for Academic Affairs
Georgia Athletic Association Professor in Ecology and Infectious Diseases
Regents’ Professor


When: 6:30-7:30 p.m. EDT
Where: Georgia Center for Continuing Education & Hotel, Mahler Hall