nsu president's medallion

Investiture Ceremony for Dr. Steve Turner

19th President of Northeastern State University

Held on October 4, 2012  at 1:30p in the NSU Center for the Performing Arts.

Welcome and Introductions

  • Dr. William Rugg, Provost/Academic Vice President
  • Chancellor Glen D. Johnson, Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education
  • Chief Bill John Baker, Cherokee Nation
  • Chief George Wickliffe, United Keetoowah Band

Welcome on Behalf of Faculty, Staff and Students

  • Denise Deason-Toyne, Faculty Representative
  • Amanda Chappelle, Staff Representative
  • Thomas Teague, Student Representative
  • Stephen Highers, Alumni Representative

Presentation of Medallion

  • Chair Terry Matlock, Regional University System of Oklahoma

Presentation of Mace

  • Dr. William Rugg, Provost/Academic Vice President

Investiture Message

  • President Steve Turner.


  • Dr. William Rugg