Council of trustees invites you to the Inauguration

Thursday, October 27, 2022
11:00 AM
Luhrs Performing Arts Center

Inauguration Events and Activities

  • University Grill President's Photo Reveal 
    Light Refreshments
    University Grill - 5:00 p.m. 
  • Faculty & Staff Breakfast [reservation required]
    7:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. - Tuscarora Room
    RSVP form
  • Student Celebration [reservation required]
    Fun, Food, & Activities.
    11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m - Ceddia Union Building (CUB)
    RSVP form
  • Treats No Tricks
    4:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. - Front Lawn Old Main
  • Community Reception with Jazz Ensemble [reservation required]
    5:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. - Stewart Hall & Outside
  • Pre-Inauguration reception, dinner, and lecture [reservation required]
    The lecture features former NASA engineer and award-winning author of the NYT best-selling book, October Sky, Homer Hickam
    More Information
    Reception, 6:15 p.m. Dinner, 8:00 p.m. Lecture
    Tuscarora Room and H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center
    Book signing will follow lecture.
    R.S.V.P. by Friday, October 14, 2022
    $80 per person
    (Proceeds support the Outstanding Student Scholarship Fund)
  • 10:40 a.m. - Processional
    Delegates are requested to provide their own academic regalia, which is required for the procession. Robing area opens at 8:30 am. Delegates are requested to be ready by 10:30 am at the Luhrs Center. The robing area will be secured so that wraps and personal items may be left there during the ceremony.

  • 11:00 a.m. - The Inauguration of Charles E. Patterson
    H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center

    Reception immediately following inauguration.
    Anthony F. Ceddia Union Building
  • Luhrs Pre-Show Reception and Art Show
    Light refreshments
    Pre-show - 6:30 p.m. - Luhrs Performing Arts Center
    Show The Fab Four-The Ultimate Tribute begins at 7:30 [tickets required]
  • Football Ship vs East Stroudsburg
    1:00 p.m. - Seth Grove Stadium