Stony Brook University Celebrates Inauguration of President Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., M.D.
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Dr. Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., President, Stony Brook University
Nancy Zimpher, Chancellor, State University of New York
Representatives from the Campus Community to welcome President Stanley, including SUNY Trustees, Michael Russell and Cary Staller; Stony Brook Council Chair, Kevin S. Law; Chairman of the Stony Brook Foundation, Richard Gelfond, representatives from Student Government, Graduate Student Organization, and the Alumni Association and state and local elected officials.
The Stony Brook University community will come together to celebrate the inauguration and investiture of President Samuel L. Stanley, Jr., M.D., a renowned biomedical scientist and former Vice Chancellor for Research at Washington University in St. Louis.
In his Inaugural Address, President Stanley will outline his vision for the future of Stony Brook University.
Friday, October 23, 2009
View it Live:
1:30 pm – Academic Procession with the Spirit of SB Marching Band from the Academic Mall to the Sports Complex; Inauguration begins at 2 pm
Sports Complex, Stony Brook University
LIE to Exit 62. North on Nicolls Road 9 miles. Proceed past Main Entrance and go to the North Entrance. At the top of the hill, make a right (Circle Road). Make your first left (Gym road). The Indoor Sports Complex and VIP parking is at the end of Gym Road.
Editor’s Note: Please arrive 30 minutes early and have your press credentials available for review by parking lot attendants. Media seating is to the right as you face the stage.