ReNEWing Community: Presidential Inauguration Week was from February 19 to February 26, 2022. The formal inauguration of President Patricia Okker was held on Wednesday, February 23. 

Blue Skye Pipe and Drum lead the procession of faculty, staff and students from the Academic Center to College Hall.

New College of Florida President Patricia Okker with State University System of Florida Chancellor Marshall Criser III

Spectators attending the inauguration ceremony, held in front of College Hall on the New College Bayfront.

Board of Trustees Chair Mary Ruiz and former Chair Felice Schulaner present President Okker with the Presidential Medallion.

President Patricia Okker delivers her inaugural address.

President Patricia Okker with members of the New College Student Alliance

Attendees enjoy refreshments and a lemonade toast during a reception on the Bayfront.