Susan Henking formally inaugurated as Shimer College president

Tuesday, September 24, 2013

Friday was a full-day extravaganza of discussion at Chicago's tiny Shimer College, marking the formal inauguration of the school's 14th president, Susan Henking. The inauguration ceremony was a resounding vote of confidence in the school's new leadership from the Shimer community, Chicago, and beyond.

The day's events began with three discussion panels, held in Shimer's storied Cinderella Lounge. In proper Shimer fashion, the panelists were styled "provocateurs", intended to goad the discussion rather than merely lead it.

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