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Thursday, Oct. 25

 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. Inaugural Welcome Center  Lobby, Chase Hall

4:15 – 5:45 p.m. Naming of Peter J. Gomes Chapel Chapel

5:45 p.m. Naming Reception Chase Lounge,
Chase Hall

Friday, Oct. 26

 9:00 – 1:00 p.m. Inaugural Welcome Center and Registration for Delegates  Lobby, Chase Hall

9:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.  “The Engaged Liberal Arts”
Academic Programming

  • The World of Ideas: Valerie Smith ’75, William Carlezon ’86, Drew Faust, Lillian Nayder
  • Ideas in the World: Darby Ray, Michael Bonney ’80, Andrew Byrnes ’05, Francesco Duina
  • See the Complete Program
Olin Arts Center
Concert Hall

2:30 p.m. Installation Ceremony Merrill Gymnasium

3:45 – 6:00 p.m. Inaugural Reception Tent alongside
Garcelon Field

Saturday, Oct. 27

Noon Panel discussion: “The Intersecting Identities of the Reverend Peter Gomes ’65: Navigating Race, Religion, Sexuality and Politics” Perry Atrium,
Pettengill Hall
8:00 p.m. – Midnight Universal Republic recording artist DEV — All Campus Concert Clifton Daggett Gray
Athletic Building

Homecoming Weekend

The weekend of President Clayton Spencer’s Inauguration is also our Homecoming Weekend. You can learn more about Homecoming at the Alumni website.