Friday, 13 October, 2017
A revered tradition, the investiture is a formal academic ceremony to introduce a new campus leader and allow the new chancellor an opportunity to publicly share his or her vision.
The investiture ceremony will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Friday, October 13, in Cox Auditorium, Alumni Memorial Building. It features a processional of faculty, staff, and student representatives as well as guests from other universities. The ceremony also includes the reading of an original poem by Professor of English Marilyn Kallet and musical performances by university students and faculty.
Following the investiture ceremony, a reception for all attendees will be held in the Student Union plaza.