President Samuel L. Stanley Jr. MD

PRESIDENT SAMUEL L. STANLEY JR., M.D. invites you to Stony Brook’s annual UNIVERSITY CONVOCATION & STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY ADDRESS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011 4:00 PM STALLER MAIN STAGE All are invited to attend a Welcome Reception for new faculty and administrators immediately following Convocation. A special memorial tribute honoring John Sampson Toll, the second president of Stony Brook, will take place during the Convocation.PRESIDENT SAMUEL L. STANLEY JR., M.D. invites you to Stony Brook’s annual UNIVERSITY CONVOCATION & STATE OF THE UNIVERSITY ADDRESS WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2011 4:00 PM STALLER MAIN STAGE All are invited to attend a Welcome Reception for new faculty and administrators immediately following Convocation. A special memorial tribute honoring John Sampson Toll, the second president of Stony Brook, will take place during the Convocation.

Convocation — literally a "calling together" — is an academic tradition marking the outset of a new school year through a ceremonial gathering of the University community. At Stony Brook, the annual University Convocation includes the President's State of the University Address and the introduction of new faculty and administrators. This year's ceremonies will also include a memorial tribute to John Sampson Toll, the University's second president.