Dartmouth Events

Inauguration of Philip J. Hanlon ’77

Dartmouth celebrates the inauguration of Phil Hanlon and the Convocation of the College's 244th year

Friday, September 20, 2013
Dartmouth Green
Intended Audience(s): Public

Philip J. Hanlon '77 took office as the 18th president of Dartmouth College on June 10, 2013, and will be formally inaugurated on September 20, 2013. He is the 10th Dartmouth alumnus to serve as its president and the first since the 1981 to 1987 tenure of David T. McLaughlin '54, Tuck '55.

The inauguration ceremony will feature several speakers, including University of Michigan President Mary Sue Coleman and Dartmouth Student Body President Adrian Ferrari '14. The ceremony may be viewed on a live webcast on Dartmouth's YouTube channel. The rain location for the ceremony is Leverone Field House.

Prior to the ceremony, community members are invited to a cookout from 12 to 2 p.m. at Tuck Mall (rain location Class of 1953 Commons). Live music will be provided by the Barbary Coast Brass Band, directed by Don Glasgo, and the Dartmouth Idol All-Stars, directed by Walt Cunningham, Jr.

Schedule of Events

Inauguration website

For more information, contact:
Conferences & Events
(603) 646-3749

Events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.