Speeches and Publications President Hanson's previous speeches and publications are listed below. Some are listed as password-protected -- please use your Hamline login and password to access these materials. Convocation Convocation is a yearly gathering of faculty and staff at Hamline in early fall. Read the president's remarks from each year, as well as any panel or guest speakers and other related materials.Login required Conversation with the President Every March, the university community is invited to attend this event in person or via webcast. Login required Annual Report - 2014 Each year Hamline provides an annual report on the state of the university, stories from our alumni and donor stories, and a special message from the president. Click here to view the full report. Other Speeches or Publications Dedication of the Anderson Center, October 5, 2012: President Hanson's speechSchool of Business Launch, April 2008: President Hanson's speech Inauguration, October 2005: In her inaugural address on October 7, 2005, Hamline University President Linda N. Hanson spoke of the underlying spirit of Hamline which has been present since the founding of the university.