Presidential Inauguration of Harriet B. Nembhard

President Nembhard at podium dressed in academic regalia

Harvey Mudd College Inaugurates President Harriet B. Nembhard

On Feb. 29 and March 1, Harvey Mudd College welcomed alumni, students, faculty, staff, trustees, delegates, partners and friends to inaugurate Harriet B. Nembhard as the sixth president in the College’s 69-year history.

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Harriet B. Nembhard

“As we come together at this moment in our history to reflect on our past and dream about our future, I am filled with hope and excitement for the boundless possibilities–knowing that we are worthy of special endeavors.”

Harriet B. Nembhard

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Video Highlights

Annenberg Lecture Series

President Harriet B. Nembhard led a conversation with engineering alum and entrepreneur Ho Nam ’88, managing director and co-founder of Altos Ventures.

Honoring Our Progress

Harvey Mudd College celebrated its history at the Honoring our Progress reception at the Jon C. and Jean A.S. Strauss Plaza.

Highlights from the Presidential Inauguration

The two-day celebration included the formal investiture ceremony, an Annenberg Speaker Series talk, a gala dinner featuring a panel discussion with presidents from fellow colleges, student musical and dance performances, a dance party and more.

Inauguration Snapshot

The inauguration featured campus-wide celebrations bringing together alumni, students, faculty, staff and friends to honor President Nembhard.

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Harriet B Nembhard

Harriet B. Nembhard

Harvey Mudd’s sixth president is a leader in the field of industrial and operations engineering and a voice on the national level for transforming undergraduate STEM education.

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