The Inauguration of Robert J. Jones,
Ph.D. 19th President of the University at Albany
Saturday, September 28, 2013
Main Theatre, Performing Arts Center

ANNOUNCEMENTS
William B. Hedberg, Ph.D.

ACADEMIC PROCESSION
led by Grand Marshal David P. McCaffrey, Ph.D.
Distinguished Teaching Professor and Collins Fellow

NATIONAL ANTHEM

OPENING
Michael J. Castellana ’84, ’92
Chair, University Council and Member, The University at Albany Foundation

WELCOME
Susan D. Phillips, Ph.D.
Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs

GREETINGS FROM THE UNIVERSITY AT ALBANY FAMILY
Timothy P. Murphy ’77, President of the Alumni Association
Christine Wagner, President of the Faculty Senate
Nicolau Depaula ’09, Vice President of the Graduate Student Association
Francis Agyemang, President of the Student Association

GREETINGS FROM THE HIGHER EDUCATION COMMUNITY
C. Jerry Nelson, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus, University of Missouri
Dr. Nancy “Rusty” Barceló, President, Northern New Mexico College
Robert H. Bruininks, Ph.D., Professor and President Emeritus, University of Minnesota

REMARKS
H. Carl McCall
Chairman, Trustees of the State University of New York

INVESTITURE
Nancy L. Zimpher, Ph.D.
Chancellor, State University of New York

INAUGURAL ADDRESS
Robert J. Jones, Ph.D.
President, University at Albany

ACADEMIC RECESSION