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The Inauguration of President Pamela A. Eibeck

24th President

University of the Pacific

March 19, 2010


President Pamela A. Eibeck Installed as University of the Pacific's 24th President

Pamela A. Eibeck was formally installed as University of the Pacific’s 24th President on March 19, 2010. A rare event for any university, her installation took place during a University-wide ceremony that included an academic procession and involved numerous representatives from other universities, including Harvard, Yale, George Washington and University of Pennsylvania, as well as her alma mater Stanford University.

Hundreds of Pacific students, staff, professors, administrators and graduates witnessed the historic occasion, which was led by Pacific Board of Regents Chair Tom Zuckerman. Eibeck's mentor Karl S. Pister, chancellor emeritus of University of California-Santa Cruz, gave the keynote address.

Inaugural Speech: Read the transcript of Pamela A. Eibeck's Inaugural Address. 

Inauguration Video: Video of the Presidential Installation ceremony

Inauguration Photo Gallery : Photos taken March 19, 2010

Inaugural Events Series: University of the Pacific celebrated the beginning of Pamela A. Eibeck's presidency with a series of events throughout the 2009-2010 academic year. The Presidential Inaugural Series featured scholarly, cultural and creative activities that highlighted the University's strengths and distinctiveness and celebrated Pacific's history, tradition and promising future.