September 5, 2018 FAC/STAFF

Inauguration Events Begin Today

Dear John Carroll University Community,

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

Today, 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

Tomorrow, September 6, 2018

9:00 a.m.
Mass of the Holy Spirit
Church of the Gesu

Faculty, Staff Council, Alumni class procession delegates, assemble in Kulas Auditorium at 10 a.m. or upon completion of the Mass of the Holy Spirit. The procession will begin at 10:45 a.m.

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 Tomorrow, 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, to order your regalia, and to learn more information please visit

The Presidential Inauguration Committee