Join the Celebration!

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Ushers in its 11th president Elmira Mangum, Ph.D.
September 28 – October 4, 2014

Inauguration Week is filled with events that are sure to be exciting and inspiring befitting of the newest leader of one of the best universities in the nation.
Welcome to our campus and this historical time as Dr. Mangum begins FAMU’s New Season.

Inauguration Gala
Tickets Sold Out!!

Sunday, September 28, 2014

HEALTHY FAMILIES 5K WALK/RUN/ROLL/STROLL
Benefitting healthy babies (Stork’s Nest) and community engagement
(Voter’s Registration)
4 p.m.
FAMU Campus to Cascades Park
1001 South Gadsden
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Entry Fee – Bring a donation of new/unused maternity and infant clothing, nursery and layette items. Donations will go to the Stork’s Nest Tallahassee, FL

Download 5K Run Registration Form
Download 5K Run Map

SMOOTH JAZZ CONCERT
in the Capital City Amphitheater
at Cascades Park

5:30 p.m.
Cascades Park
1001 South Gadsden
Tallahassee, FL 32301

Monday, September 29, 2014

STUDENT PRODUCTION
7:30 – 9 p.m.
Lee Hall Auditorium
1601 South MLK Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

INAUGURAL PRESIDENTIAL LECTURE SERIES
“The Healthcare Game Change: What we need to know and how we need to play it”
Presented by Dr. Jasmine Bowers
6:30 – 8 p.m.
College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences’ Blue Cross/Blue Shield Auditorium
1415 South MLK Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Watch Live on FamCast!

Wednesday, October 01, 2014

WINE AND CHEESE
Featuring products by the College of Agriculture and Food Sciences
6 – 8 p.m.
Black Archives Research Center and Museum
445 Gamble St,
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Thursday, October 02, 2014

PRESIDENTIAL INAUGURAL SYMPOSIUM
“Environmental Justice and Sustainability”
8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
College of Pharmacy & Pharmaceutical Sciences’ Blue Cross/Blue Shield Auditorium
1415 South MLK Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32307

AN EVENING OF ARTISTIC PERFORMANCE
featuring Philadanco!
The Philadelphia Dance Company

7:30 – 9:30 p.m.
Lee Hall Auditorium
1601 South MLK Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Tickets

STUDENT GOVERNMENT INAUGURAL/
FOUNDERS Day KICK-OFF

10 p.m. – 12:15 a.m.
FAMU Quadrangle
1601 South MLK Blvd
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Friday, October 03, 2014

FAMU’s 11th PRESIDENT INSTALLATION CEREMONY
10:10 a.m. – 12:10 p.m.
Alfred Lawson, Jr. Multipurpose Center and Teaching Gymnasium
1800 Wannish Way
Tallahassee, FL 32307

Watch Live on FamCast!

COMMUNITY CELEBRATION
12:30– 2:30 p.m.
Jake Gaither Gymnasium
1755 Wannish Way
Tallahassee, FL 32307

INAUGURATION SCHOLARSHIP GALA
(Black Tie)

VIP Reception: 6:30 p.m.
Gala: 7:30 p.m.
Hansel E. Tookes, Sr. Recreation Center
2101 Wahnish Way
Tallahassee, Florida 32301

Tickets
Tickets Sold Out!!

Saturday, October 04, 2014

PRESIDENT’S INAUGURAL PRE-GAME RALLY
2 – 4 p.m.
FAMU Faculty/Staff Clubhouse
2412 S. Adams Street
Tallahassee, FL 32307

FAMU VS. MORGAN STATE FOOTBALL GAME
5 p.m.
Bragg Memorial Stadium
Pink Day in honor of Breast Cancer survivors
Public Service Day in honor of the public safety community

Tickets
If you require a reasonable accommodation pursuant to the Americans with Disabilities Amendment Act (ADAA), please contact the Office of Equal Opportunity Programs at (850) 599-3076 at least 10 working days prior to the start of the event.

 

Hotel Accommodations

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2727 Graves Road
Tallahassee,FL 32303
(850) 562-7200
Rate: $119 (Doubles & King Standards) 10/2/2014 (Only)
$239 (Doubles & King Standards) 10/3-4/2014
Cut-Off Date: 9/14/2014

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133 Liberty Street
Thomasville, GA 31757
(229) 226-9998
Rate: $149.99 (Double Queen Suites)
$129.99 (King Standards)
Cut-Off Date: 9/14/ 2014

Ramada Plaza
1355 Apalachee Parkway
Tallahassee, FL 32303
(850) 877-3171
Rate: $229
Cut-Off Date: 9/14/2014

phone 850-599-8210