Welcoming our 32nd President
The Inauguration of Rev. Malachi Van Tassell, T.O.R., Ph.D., as the 32nd President of Saint Francis University was held Saturday, October 4, 2014.
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Photos from the ceremony, pre-and post activities, mass, brunch and Founders Day Dinner are available.
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Fr. Malachi's Inaugural Address:
Purchase Prints of the Inauguration Art Work
The watercolor paintings used on the front and back covers of the Inauguration Program were created by Danielle R. MacMurtrie, a student who is pursuing her doctoral degree in physical therapy at Saint Francis. If you would like to order prints of the paintings from Danielle, you may download the order form below. She is donating the proceeds to benefit the University's service work through Hugs United.
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Fr. Malachi has chosen the theme "...Onwards toward the highest principles" to celebrate, not only this day, but the entire inaugural year. Learn more about the theme: http://francis.edu/onwards-sfu/