Join the NIU community for the inauguration of Northern Illinois University’s 12th president, Dr. Douglas D. Baker this Wednesday, November 13th, 2013. To be held in the Holmes Student Center, Carl Sandburg Auditorium, the ceremony will begin at 3pm.
In addition to President Baker’s inaugural address, the program will feature NIU students, faculty, and staff who exemplify Dr. Baker’s main focus of Student Career Success through engagement opportunities in the classroom as well as in our local, regional, and global communities.
Immediately following the inauguration, join Dr. Baker for a campus-wide reception at the Chick Evans Field House, prior to watching our NIU Huskies take on the Ball State Cardinals in Huskie Stadium at 7 p.m. The inauguration and reception at the Chick Evans Field House are both free and open to the public.
If you are not able to join Dr. Baker and the NIU community during this historic moment for our institution, the inauguration ceremony will also be streamed live on the NIU website. Please check the inauguration website for additional details as they become available.
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