Inauguration of Dr. Subra Suresh - Carnegie Mellon University

Inauguration of Dr. Subra Suresh as Our Ninth President

Dr. Subra SureshOne of the world's most distinguished scientists and academic leaders, President Subra Suresh assumed office on July 1, 2013, after serving as the director of the U.S. National Science Foundation.

Following numerous symposia and a campus celebration, the formal investiture ceremony took place on November 15, 2013.

Google Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt served as the keynote speaker, Tony Award winning alumna Patina Miller performed, and Dr. Suresh delivered the inaugural address. Watch videos on YouTube »

In addition, symposia and discussions have been occurring throughout President Suresh's inaugural year with the theme of "Crossing Boundaries, Transforming Lives." 

Past Events

Monday, April 21, 2014

Mapping the Future of the Humanities and Social Sciences
Rangos Hall 1&2, Cohon University Center
4:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The University and Regional Economic Development

Friday, February 21, 2014

Research into Practice: Health and Wellness for Ourselves and Our Community
Complete schedule of events from Exploring Health, Discovering Wellness »

November 15, 2013

Symposium: Opportunities and Challenges in Energy and Climate
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Investiture Ceremony
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November 14, 2013

Campus-wide Celebration

Symposium: Leveraging the Data Sciences
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Symposium: New Paradigms of Teaching and Learning
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CMU Faculty Showcase

November 7, 2013

The Study of Human Diseases at the Intersections of Engineering, Sciences & Medicine
A Lecture by President Subra Suresh

September 28, 2013

The Impact of Brain and Mind Research