Piedmont opens new school year with Convocation service
Piedmont College will hold its fall semester Convocation service at 1 p.m., Wednesday, Aug. 28, to open the new academic year. The guest speaker will be the Rev. Alvin W. Bunis, assistant minister at Plymouth Church in Brooklyn, N.Y.
A graduate of Harvard University with a degree in economics, Bunis transitioned to the ministry after a career on Wall Street. He attended New York Theological Seminary and received his Master of Divinity in May 2011. At Plymouth, Bunis is responsible for the Youth Group, Assimilation, Small Groups, and Adult Christian Education programs, and leading worship along with Senior Minister, the Rev. David Fisher.