Founders Day 2016 Features Presidential Investiture
Norfolk State University officials are preparing to celebrate the 81st anniversary of the University’s founding with a week of activities from September 13 – 18. This year’s Founders Day observance will include an investiture ceremony for President Eddie N. Moore Jr. which will take place on Friday, Sept. 16. Each Founders Day activity scheduled is designed to engage NSU’s publics with campus officials. Additionally, the activities will give the campus community time to reflect on the mission, purpose and ideals upon which Norfolk State was founded. The annual observance provides an opportunity to celebrate and fellowship as well as highlight the accomplishments of the institution.
Founders Day/Inauguration Week Highlights:
Save the Date: Day of Giving September 16-19
- Wednesday, September 14 — Founders Day Breakfast
- Thursday, September 15 — Green and Gold Run/Walk
- Thursday, September 15 — Inauguration Bash
- Friday, September 16 — Investiture Ceremony
- Friday, September 16 — Founders Day Ceremonial Walk
- Friday, September 16-19 — Day of Giving (81 Hours of Giving)
- Saturday, September 17 — NSU vs William & Mary Football Game
- Sunday, September 18 — NSU Theatre Company Presents “No Child”
For the most up-to-date information on NSU Founders Day activities, visit www.nsu.edu. Keep reading Making Waves for updates as details are finalized.
Photos: From Founders Day 2015. (Left to right: Dr. Wanda Brockington with celebrity servers Iisha Scott and Regina Mobley (WVEC Channel 13) at the ice cream social; DJ spins the tunes for carnival guests; and the Founders Day Ceremonial Walk.