Be a part of history by participating in events today and tomorrow celebrating the inauguration of Subra Suresh
as Carnegie Mellon's ninth president. All events are open to the entire CMU community and are in the University Center, unless otherwise noted. Tickets are not required.
TODAY:11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Campus-wide Celebration
Enjoy the talents of more than 200 CMU student scientists, scholars and performers. A light lunch will be served.12:30 p.m. - Dr. and Mrs. Suresh will make remarks. 3 - 4:15 p.m., Symposium: Leveraging the Data Sciences
Get a glimpse into the exciting research and development activities in the field of data science, which is transforming the global economy.4:30 - 5:45 p.m., Symposium: New Paradigms of Teaching & Learning
Learn more about the Simon Initiative (see story below) and technology-enhanced learning in all of its forms. A CMU faculty showcase featuring educational technologies will precede and follow the symposium.
FRIDAY, NOV. 15:10:30 - 11:45 a.m., Symposium: Opportunities and Challenges in Energy and Climate
Explore the role universities can play to foster a reliable, clean and affordable energy supply. A poster session featuring energy research will bookend the discussion. 3 - 4:30 p.m., Investiture Ceremony & Reception, Carnegie Music Hall
The investiture ceremony will feature an inaugural address by President Suresh (left), a keynote speech by Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt
(right) and a performance by Tony Award winner and alumna Patina Miller
Shuttles to Carnegie Music Hall will depart from the University Center turnaround beginning at 2 p.m. Return service will be available from 4:30 - 6 p.m. Read more about the inauguration events.