Ceremony Outline

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
Arthur P. (Jay) DiGeronimo Jr., Chair, the Board of Trustees
Trustees
Delegates from Colleges, Universities and Educational Organizations
Dignitaries
Faculty
Administrative Officers
Honor Guard
Invocation
Chaplain Brennan Francois | Pastoral Care Coordinator, Georgia Health Sciences Medical Center
Welcome
Arthur P. (Jay) DiGeronimo Jr. | Chair, Board of Trustees
Faculty Greetings
Daryl Anne Statkus | Assoc. Prof. of English
Student Greetings
Brooke Cote `14 | President, Student Government Association
Alumni Greetings
Dr. Gregory Pogue ’70  |  Vice President of HR, The College of New Jersey
Community Greetings
Timothy P. Murray  |  Lieutenant Governor, Commonwealth of Massachusetts
Video Greetings
Musical Interlude
Introduction
Dr. Emmett Carson | CEO of Silicon Valley Community Foundation
Ceremony of Investiture
Arthur P. (Jay) DiGeronimo Jr. | 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
Arthur P. (Jay) DiGeronimo Jr. | Chair, Board of Trustees