Skip to main content
Inauguration Website image

On Thursday, September 6, 2018, John Carroll University celebrated the formal installation of Dr. Michael Johnson as the University’s President. The day included the Mass of the Holy Spirit, the inauguration ceremony, and lunch.

Inauguration Investiture Ceremony

View the full ceremony below, or watch Dr. Johnson’s inaugural address here.

View the Inauguration Program and Spirit Mass Program.

Photo Gallery

View photos from inauguration events below, or by visiting our full gallery here.

Dr. Johnson receives a standing ovation Dr. Johnson and the delegates march out of the ceremony The Johnson family
Dr. Johnson speaks to the crowd at dinner Dr. Johnson is presented with the chain of office Dr. Johnson receives a giant key
Dr. Johnson and Dennis Hareza shake hands Bishop Nelson Perez offers a homily Dr. Johnson and Jill Johnson deliver the gifts at Mass
Smiling students process into church. Dr. Johnson and Jill Johnson with Jim Brown from 1983. Students and Dr. Johnson stand in front of the ice cream truck
Two guests smiling at a table Dr. Johnson and Jill Johnson with the Jesuit Provincial. John Carroll board members celebrate dinner at inauguration