August 16, 2018 FAC/STAFF

You Are Invited – The 25th Presidential Inauguration

Dear John Carroll University Community,

You are cordially invited to attend the inauguration of the University’s 25th President, Michael D. Johnson, Ph.D.

Wednesday, September 5, 2018
8:30 a.m.
Staff Breakfast
Muldoon Atrium, Dolan Center for Science & Technology

2:00 p.m.
Faculty Coffee Reception
Muldoon Atrium, Dolan Center for Science & Technology


Thursday, September 6, 2018
9:00 a.m.
Mass of the Holy Spirit
Church of the Gesu

Note to Faculty: After Mass, procession delegates assemble in Kulas Auditorium. 
Please note that the regalia ordered for the New Student Convocation on August 24 should be kept to use for the Inaugural procession.

11:00 a.m.
Inauguration Investiture Ceremony
Hamlin Quad (Rain Location: Church of the Gesu)

12:15 p.m.
Inauguration Community Lunch for Faculty and Staff
LSC, Murphy, and O’Dea rooms, D.J. Lombardo Student Center

To encourage members of the University community to attend inaugural events, the following changes are being made to the schedule for Thursday, September 6:

1. Classes will be held beginning with classes that normally start at 3:30 p.m. All classes that start earlier than 3:30 p.m. are cancelled.

2. University employees should report to work as scheduled during inauguration events. Supervisors are strongly encouraged to allow employees who wish to attend events to do so as part of their regular work hours. Only offices for essential services need remain open during events with minimum required staffing.

For a full schedule of events and more information please visit

The Presidential Inauguration Committee