Procession and Ceremony

Inaugural Procession

Prelude & Processional
Majestic Brass Quintet

The Academic Procession
Jonathan Henken

U.S. Flag
Ryan Irving ’24

Dartmouth Flag
Leland E. Hemgren ’25

Chief Marshal
David F. Kotz ’86

Sian Leah Beilock

Presidents Emeriti
Philip J. Hanlon ’77
Jim Yong Kim

College Usher
Susanne Mehrer


College Steward
Cheryl A. Bascomb ’82

Eagle Staff Bearer
Brandyn M. Humberstone ’22

Trustees Emeriti Marshal
Robert W. Lasher ’88

Trustees Emeriti

Platform Group

Iara M. Backes, Guarini ’22, MED ’24
Jessica M. Chiriboga ’24
Vijay Govindarajan
Sarah Harris ’00
Shinobu Kitayama
Allie K. Miller
Christina Hull Paxson
Chloe Poston
Beth Regan
Rev. Nancy A.G. Vogele ’85

Alexis Abramson
Scott C. Brown
Duane A. Compton
F. Jon Kull ’88
Matthew J. Slaughter
Elizabeth F. Smith

Faculty and Delegate Marshals
Samuel Levey
Jane E.G. Lipson
Barbara Will

Institutional Delegates

Faculty and Administrators

Procession Announcement
Donald E. Pease, the Ted and Helen Geisel Third Century Professor in the Humanities

Welcome and Introduction of Guests
David F. Kotz ’86, Provost

The Rev. Nancy A.G. Vogele ’85, Chaplain and Director of the William Jewett Tucker Center

Beth Regan, Council of Elders Vice Chairwoman, Mohegan Tribe

Greetings to the President
New Hampshire Gov. Christopher T. Sununu, ex officio member of the Board of Trustees

Dartmouth College Glee Club
Dartmouth Undying

Message from the Undergraduate Student Body President
Jessica M. Chiriboga ’24

Message from the Graduate Student Body Representative
Iara M. Backes, Guarini ’22, MED ’24

Message from Co-chairs of Inauguration Advisory Committee
Chloe Poston, Vice President for Culture, Belonging, and Strategic Engagement
Vijay Govindarajan, the Coxe Distinguished Professor, Tuck School of Business

Greetings on Behalf of the Academy
Shinobu Kitayama, the Robert B. Zajonc Collegiate Professor of Psychology, University of Michigan

Remarks on Innovation
Allie K. Miller, Artificial Intelligence Business Leader and International Speaker

Dartmouth College Gospel Choir
You’re Awesome (by Greg Kelly)

Introduction of the President
Christina Hull Paxson, President, Brown University

Installation of the President
Elizabeth Cahill Lempres ’83, Thayer ’84, Chair of the Board of Trustees

Remarks About the Wampum Belt
Sarah Harris ’00, Native American Visiting Committee; Vice Chairwoman, Mohegan Tribe

Welcome to the Wheelock Succession and Presentation of the Wentworth Bowl
Philip J. Hanlon ’77, Dartmouth President Emeritus

Inaugural Address
Sian Leah Beilock, President

Singing of Alma Mater