Greenville College begins its 123rd academic year with a Convocation ceremony on Wednesday, August 27 at 9:30 a.m. in H.J. Long Gymnasium. Director of the Set Free Movement, Reverend Dr. Kevin Austin, will deliver an address titled “Agents of Hope and Healing”. He will also present a colloquium at 3 p.m. in LaDue Auditorium.
As the director of the Set Free Movement and a leader in the Free Methodist Church, Austin works in partnership with faith communities, academic institutions and organizations to create and empower lasting and effective community-based action to address issues of modern day slavery.
The Convocation ceremony and colloquium are free and open to the public.