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Inauguration Celebrations

Friday, October 18, 2013

Inauguration festivities kicked off with a tour of “Art Stories” at the Museum of Art, led by Jessica Nicoll ’83, Director and Louise Ines Doyle ’34 Chief Curator, and a Friday-night student party at the Campus Center.

Panel Discussions

Saturday, October 19, 2013

Inauguration Day activities began with panel discussions on “The Future of Higher Education Leadership” and “The Transformational Power of Women’s Leadership.”

Installation Ceremony

Saturday, October 19, 2013

The Smith community—students, faculty, staff, alumnae and trustees—were joined by delegates from colleges and universities around the world for the formal presentation of the symbols and responsibilities of office to Kathleen McCartney, Smith’s 11th president.