President Brown on the U.S. Presidential Inauguration

illustration of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris
Depictions of Joe Biden and Kamala Harris by Illustration alum and faculty member John Jay Cabuay.

FIT President Joyce F. Brown has issued comments in advance of the Jan. 20 presidential inauguration. Her statement reads as follows:

The inauguration of the president of the United States is a sacred ritual, a symbol of democracy and the principles on which this country was founded. As citizens we all have a duty to respect those traditions regardless of any personal point of view. I hope we can all celebrate our new president, Joseph R. Biden, Jr., and welcome our new vice president, Kamala Harris, a woman of Black and South Asian descent who reflects the story that is America.

You can watch the inauguration live on Jan. 20 at 10 am on YouTube.

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