Opening Ceremony

Join Dr. Honora Chapman as she delivers this year's keynote address, From Troy to Fresno: Heroes Past and Present.  Go on a journey from the original ancient Greek idea of the hero at Troy to more modern manifestations around the world and in Fresno today.

Dr. Honora Chapman has been a Fresno State hero since 2002, workingg as an Assistant Professor of Classics and Humanities, Director of the Smittcamp Family Honors College, and in her current role as the Associate Dean of the College of Arts and Humanities.

*Opening Ceremony Begins at 8:00 a.m.*