On the eve of President Schapiro's ceremonial inauguration, the best of Northwestern came together to salute him.

A celebration concert at Pick-Staiger Concert Hall showcased the University's broad range of talent and excellence. The program featured the following:

* Victor Goines, professor and director of jazz studies, Bienen School of Music (alto saxophone)
* the Northwestern University Wildcat Marching Band
* Daniel I. Linzer, University provost
* Nancy Gustafson (MM 1980), artist in residence, Bienen School of Music (soprano)
* Elizabeth B. Tisdahl, mayor of Evanston
* Toni-Marie Montgomery, dean, Bienen School of Music (piano)
* Peter Martin, lecturer in jazz studies, Bienen School of Music (piano)
* Mike McGee, president, Associated Student Government (Class of 2010)
* the Northwestern women's lacrosse team and Kelly Amonte Hiller, head coach
* Leslie Donavan (JD 1982), president, Northwestern Alumni Association
* Boomshaka, student drum, dance and rhythm ensemble
* "Tap for Dummies" dancers from the 2009 Waa-Mu Show, choreography by David H. Bell, associate professor of theatre and Donald G. Robertson Director of Music Theatre

Full inauguration coverage: northwestern.edu/newscenter/archives/special/inauguration.html

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