Chancellor & President and Vice-Chancellor Installation Ceremony


Date: Thursday, October 22
Time: 9:30 - 10:00 a.m. PDT

The installation ceremony of Tamara Vrooman as SFU’s 12th Chancellor and Joy Johnson as SFU's 10th President and Vice-Chancellor will take place on the first day of SFU's Fall 2020 Virtual Convocation.

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Meet SFU's 12th Chancellor, Tamara Vrooman

Meet SFU's 10th President and Vice-Chancellor, Joy Johnson

Coast Salish motifs at the heart of new SFU chancellor and president regalia

SFU’s new chancellor and president will wear newly designed regalia that feature motifs created by Chief Janice George—Chepximiya Siyam’––and Willard ‘Buddy’ Joseph—Skwetsimeltxw––both expert weavers and teachers from the Squamish Nation. The gowns will make their official debut during the installation ceremony.

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