Induction Sept. 25, 2010

Adam Falk Induction

On Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, Williams formally inducted Adam F. Falk as its 17th President in Chapin Hall as part of the annual Fall Convocation.

The Induction Moment (video)

Induction Address by Adam F. Falk, President of the College (video & text)

Greetings to the new president from representatives of the College and local community (video & text)

Convocation Address “Epiphanies at Williams” by Daniel Kleppner ’53 (video & text)

Conferring of Bicentennial Medals by Adam F. Falk, President of the College (video & text)

Welcome, Phi Beta Kappa Awards, and Grosvenor Cup by Sarah R. Bolton, Dean of the College (video)

Invocation by Richard E. Spalding, Chaplain to the College (video)

As part of a panel discussion on “Williams Today and Tomorrow,” President Emeritus John Chandler shared “Some Reflections on Williams’ Presidential Past.” (text)

Convocation/Induction photos

Convocation/Induction video