The Inauguration of the President Metropolitan State University

Events

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INAUGURAL DAY EVENTS:

EVENT

DATE/TIME

LOCATION

GUESTS

*Inaugural Ceremony

Inaugural Address

Chancellor McCormick and MnSCU Board Trustee Cheryl Dickson will invest Sue K. Hammersmith as the 6th president of Metropolitan State University.

Friday, Oct. 2,
2:30 p.m.

Metropolitan State University St. Paul Campus, Auditorium
700 East 7th Street

Open to invited guests

*Inaugural Reception

Reception following the inaugural ceremony.

Friday, Oct. 2,
4:00 Ė 5:30 p.m.

Metropolitan State University
St. Paul Campus, Great Hall
700 East 7th Street

Open to invited guests
(Faculty, staff, students, community partners, invited guests)

*Private Inaugural Dinner

Friday, Oct. 2,
6:30 p.m.

 

By Invitation Only


*For further information, please contact either Leanne Derry (leanne.derry@metrostate.edu) at 651.793.1900 or
Deb Vos (deb.vos@metrostate.edu) at 651.793.1802.


SCHEDULE OF EVENTS:

EVENT

DATE/TIME

LOCATION

GUESTS

Breakfast with East Side Partners

Introduction to St. Paulís East Side Community Partners.

Wed., Sept. 16
8-9:30 a.m.

Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street, St. Paul
Library Room 301

Open to Invited Guests

Breakfast with East Side Partners

Introduction to St. Paulís East Side Community Partners.

Fri., Sept. 18,
8-9:30 a.m.

Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street, St. Paul
Library Room 301

Open to Invited Guests

Breakfast with East Side Partners

Introduction to St. Paulís East Side Community Partners.

Thurs., Sept. 24
8-9:30 a.m.

Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street, St. Paul
Library Room 301

Open to Invited Guests

Open House on Minneapolis Campus:

As part of Metropolitan State's festivities surrounding the inauguration of our next president, Sue K. Hammersmith, join us as we celebrate Metropolitan State's Minneapolis programs.† Open House at the Management Education Center (1300 Harmon Place) †on the second floor from 3:30 to 6:00.  Learn more about our programs, enjoy light refreshments, and help us celebrate our new President! 

Thurs., Sept. 24
3:30 Ė 6:00 p.m.

Metropolitan State University
Minneapolis Campus
1300 Harmon Place., MEC Bldg, 2nd Floor

Open to Faculty, Staff, Students and Invited Guests

Banned Books Week:

Celebrating the Freedom to Read

Please join the library in celebrating intellectual freedom during Banned Books Week, September 26-October 3, 2009. Visit the displays . Get your photo taken with your favorite banned book. Register for a drawing to win gift certificates and merchandise.

September 26 - October 3 Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street, St. Paul
Open to the Public

Camp Darfur

Camp Darfur is an interactive awareness and education event calling attention to the genocide in Sudanís Darfur region and four other areas around the world. There will be special displays, including five symbolic tents set up on campus outside New Main to remind visitors of the desperate conditions confronting Darfur and other refugees worldwide.

Thurs., Oct. 8
Noon Ė 6 p.m.

Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street, St. Paul

Open to the Public
See website:† www.metrostate.edu

Breakfast with East Side
Partners

Introduction to St. Paulís East Side Community Partners.

Fri., Oct. 9
8-9:30 a.m.

Metropolitan State University
700 East 7th Street, St. Paul
Library Room 301

Open to Invited Guests