Ceremony

Ceremony Outline: Dr. Johnson Inauguration
Date: Friday, September 16, 2011
Venue: Mechanics Hall
Time: 4:00 – 5:15 PM

Presentation of the Procession
Jay C. Lacke, Ph.D.
Prelude
Academic Procession
Robert E. Johnson, Ph.D., President of Becker College
Jay DiGeronimo, President of the Board of Trustees
Trustees
Platform Party
Delegates from Colleges, Universities and Educational Organizations
Professors
Associate Professors
Assistant Professors
Instructors
Administrative Officers
Invocation
Chaplain Brennan Francois | Pastoral Care Coordinator, Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center
Welcome
Jay DiGeronimo | Chair, Board of Trustees
Faculty Greetings
Daryl Anne Statkus | Assoc. Prof. of English
Student Greetings
Brooke Cote `14 | President, Student Government Association
Alumni Greetings
TBA
Community Greetings
Musical Interlude
Introduction
Dr. Emmett Carson | CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Video Greetings
Ceremony of Investiture
Jay DiGeronimo | Chair, Board of Trustees
Richard Pyle, Ph.D. | Vice-Chair, Board of Trustees
Presidential Address
Robert E. Johnson, Ph.D.
Benediction
Dr. Washington Johnson II | Editor, Message Magazine
Recessional
Jay DiGeronimo | Chair, Board of Trustees