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The newly inaugurated members of the 2018-19 United Student Government.(ZOEY LIU/THE OBSERVER)

At Inauguration, USG President and Vice President Deliver New Message and Program

October 11, 2018

On Thursday, Oct. 11, before a crowd of students in divided into formal and casual dress, Dean of Students...

President Barack Obama delivers his inauguration speech during his second inauguration at the West Front of the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., January 21, 2013. (Alex Garcia/Chicago Tribune/MCT)

Obama Begins Second Term With Diverse Ceremonies

January 21, 2013

By GABRIELA MENDEZ-NOVOA News Editor Published: January 21, 2013 President Obama publicly began his second term in office in today’s inaugural ceremony. Obama chose Cuban...


President Obama Sworn In for Second Term

January 21, 2013

By HARRY HUGGINS Editor-in-Chief Published: January 20, 2013 Barack Obama was sworn into his second term as president Sunday, Jan. 20, in a small ceremony with h...

One Out of Many: An Eye Witness Account of the Presidential Inauguration

June 6, 2011

By THOMAS PECINKA Contributing Writer Published: January 29, 2009 I voted for Barack Obama on Nov. 4, and on Jan. 20, I was one of the two million-plus people who visited Washington, D.C. for his inauguration as the 44th president of the United States. The day started at 4 a.m. when my girlfriend and I set off from her...