THE BOARD of TULANE UNIVERSITY
INVITES YOU TO
THE INAUGURATION OF
MICHAEL A. FITTS
AS THE FIFTEENTH PRESIDENT
of THE UNIVERSITY
the SEVENTEENTH DAY of MARCH
TWO THOUSAND and SIXTEEN
Open Houses – 10 a.m. - noon
Open houses are scheduled in the following locations:
Guatemalan Photography Exhibit, Latin American Library
Roger Thayer Stone Center for Latin American Studies, 100 Jones Hall
Hogan Jazz Archive, 304 Jones Hall
Center for Computational Science, 402 Stanley Thomas Hall
Center for Public Service, Alcee Fortier Hall
The Phyllis M. Taylor Center for Social Innovation and Design Thinking, 200 Flower Hall
Presidential Inauguration at McAlister Auditorium – 2 p.m.
The formal ceremony will inaugurate Michael Fitts as the fifteenth president of Tulane University.
Inauguration Celebration – 3:30-5 p.m.
Following the ceremony, a party will be held on the LBC Quad. Everyone is welcome.
MEET THE PRESIDENT
Michael A. Fitts began his appointment as president of Tulane University on July 7, 2014. Before arriving at Tulane, President Fitts served 14 years as dean of the Law School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was recognized for greatly boosting that school's offerings in interdisciplinary education.