Students that have satisfied the requirements for admission into the UNI Teacher Education Program are invited to participate in the official induction of students into that field of study. Rick Vanderwall, instructor in the Department of Languages and Literatures, will deliver the convocation address. Becky Hawbaker, chair of the Teacher Education Faculty, will present the candidates. Michael Licari, associate provost, Academic Affairs, and dean of the Graduate College, will grant the candidates admission to the teacher education program. The pinning and affirmation of candidates will be by Becky Hawbaker. Parents and friends of the candidates are invited to attend along with UNI faculty and administrators. A reception will follow in the GBPAC lobby.