The following message is from the UMW Inauguration Committee:
This Friday, April 21st, the University of Mary Washington will celebrate the inauguration of our tenth president, Dr. Troy Paino. We hope that you will join the rest of the UMW community to help us recognize Dr. Paino and to celebrate our special university community. Please join us at the following:
Installation Ceremony in Dodd Auditorium at 4:15 p.m. – In his formal introduction as President of the University of Mary Washington, Dr. Paino will be joined by representatives of the faculty, staff, students, local community, and delegates from universities and honorary societies. The ceremony is open to the UMW community. Seating is first-come, first-served – please plan to arrive by 3:45 to be seated.
View the Ceremony Online – The installation ceremony will also be live-streamed on the UMW website starting at 4:15 p.m. The link to the video live-stream will be posted on the http://umw.edu/inauguration page.
Greet Dr. Paino - Join the UMW community to greet President Paino as he travels along campus walk to the University Center immediately following the conclusion of the installation ceremony (weather permitting).
Community Celebration – Held in the University Center, the community celebration will immediately follow the ceremony and is open to the UMW community. With a focus on the university community, this celebration will feature free food, beverages, a photo booth, and great music, including a DJ and band.
Be sure to use #CelebrateUMW when posting about the inauguration on social media. For more information, including a full schedule of events, go to http://umw.edu/inauguration.