Video highlights

In a ceremony filled with pageantry and tradition, the Board of Regents formally installed Mark S. Schlissel, M.D., Ph.D., as the university’s 14th president Friday, Sept. 5. Below are some video highlights:


Inauguration Day Overview and Highlights


Installation of the President by Regent Katherine E. White


Inaugural Address by Ruth J. Simmons


President’s Address by Mark S. Schlissel


Installation Poem by Lorna G. Goodison