• I. Processional

    Honor Guard, Faculty Marshal, Delegates, Faculty and Administrators,
    Cabinet, Dignitaries, Board of Trustees, and President

    II. “America the Beautiful”

    June E. Townes & Gospera

    III. Invocation

    Chaplain Brennan Francois, Pastoral Care Coordinator,
    Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center

    IV. Welcome

    Arthur P. (Jay) DiGeronimo, Jr., Chair, Board of Trustees

    V. Greetings on behalf of Faculty

    Daryl A. Statkus, Associate Professor of English

    VI. Greetings on behalf of Students

    Brooke Cote ’13, President, Student Government Association

    VII. Greetings on behalf of Alumni

    Dr. Gregory Pogue ’70, Member, Board of Trustees

    VIII. Greetings on behalf of the Community

    The Honorable Timothy P. Murray, Lieutenant Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

    IX. Virtual Greetings

    The Reverend Dr. Robert M. Franklin, President, Morehouse College; Ron Budzig, Vice President
    Government Relations, and Barbara Hayde, Ohio Chamber of Commerce and President,
    The Entrepreneurs Center; Len Gengel ’84, Founder & President, C & S Builders; Fred Pestello,
    President, Le Moyne College; Becker Students and Faculty, Honduras Service Trip; Dr. Arthur
    Thomas, President Emeritus, Central State University; Rep. James McGovern, Congressman from
    Massachusetts; John W. Garland, President, Central State University; Colleen C. Barrett ’64,
    President Emeritus, Southwest Airlines; Former Colleagues and Leadership, Sinclair Community College

    X. “You Raise Me Up”

    June E. Townes & Gospera

    XI. Ceremony of Investiture

    Dr. Emmett Carson, CEO, Silicon Valley Community Foundation
    Arthur P. (Jay) DiGeronimo, Jr., Chair, Board of Trustees

    XII. Inaugural Address

    Robert E. Johnson, Ph.D., President

    XIII. Benediction

    Pastor Washington Johnson II, Ph.D., Editor, Message Magazine

    XIV. Recessional

    The Worcester Brass Consort, Beethoven’s Ode to Joy