Inauguration of Dr. Fred P. Pestello to be held Friday, Oct. 3
Saint Louis University will officially inaugurate Fred P. Pestello, Ph.D., as the University's 33rd president during a ceremony the morning of Friday, Oct. 3, in Chaifetz Arena. Classes have been canceled from 8 to 11:50 a.m. that day so all faculty, students and staff can attend.
SLU's first inauguration since 1987, the event will begin with a procession at 9 a.m., followed by the formal ceremony.
In addition, an all-school Mass celebrating the inauguration will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2, in St. Francis Xavier College Church. Both events will be followed by receptions.
A live stream of the inauguration also will be available from this site.
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