Inauguration of David J. Livingston, Ph.D.

Posted by: Keith Johns on 9/4/2013

David LivingstonOn July 1, 2013, David J. Livingston officially began his term as the ninth president of Lourdes University.

On Sunday, September 22, 2013, the Lourdes community will celebrate Dr. Livingston's inauguration.

You are invited to post your greeting to Dr. Livingston and his family. Please use the form below.


    "Congratulations Dr. Livingston! I am confident that you will lead Lourdes University towards new goals and have the vision to set our community apart from neighboring institutions. As changing times ahead become closer to the present, I hope to see Lourdes University grow into a foundational part of higher education recognized across the country. I look forward to the years to come as a student here at this wonderful university. Thank you very much for all that you have done and for the continued leadership you show to our school." Read more
    by Taylor Maley on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Congratulations, Dr. Livingston! Lourdes students are fortunate to benefit from your wisdom and leadership. We wish you much success. Know that your 'Hurst family is thinking of you as you embark on this important role." Read more
    by Annie and Thomas Reznik on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Congratulations on your new adventure. As a new student here at Lourdes, I experience both excitement and challenge as I work towards my dream to become a caring nurse. I can imagine that as the new President you will both have exciting moments coupled with successful challenges. Wishing you the best." Read more
    by Marisol Ibarra on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Congrats Dave, Joan, Matt and Sara on the beginning of a new Livingston family adventure. As with anything Dave is involved in I am sure Lourdes will benefit greatly from his leadership! Looking forward to celebrating this accomplishment with you this weekend!" Read more
    by Shelley Lawson on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Dr. Livingston, congratulations and a warm welcome to you and your family. " Read more
    by Eunice Glover on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Congratulations and best wishes on joining the Lourdes community. We are hopeful for the future." Read more
    by Cindy Molitor on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Welcome Dr. Livingston, looking forward to meeting you. Blessings to you and your family." Read more
    by Sally Oberski on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Greetings and welcome to this fine community of learning at Lourdes. I hope you will also enjoy the many wonderful offerings and events of this area. " Read more
    by Lisa Wahl on Inauguration Guest Book

    "My wife and I would like to welcome your family into ours. May your time here be joyful and filled with many blessings!" Read more
    by Lawrence & Lydia Moore on Inauguration Guest Book

    "We know you will be a blessing to your new staff and students. Our prayers are that you and Joan and your family will be very happy in your new adventure. we regret that we will be able to attend such a special day for you and want you to know you're all in our thoughts and prayers. Our love to all of you." Read more
    by Ken and Joyce Lange on Inauguration Guest Book

    "We are excited for you, Joan and Lourdes. Your presidency is a wonderful opportunity for you and the University. We miss you in Erie and hope you visit often. Regrettably, we are unable to attend the inauguration. We will be thinking of you and wishing you well. " Read more
    by Richard & Jo-Ann Lanzillo on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Best wishes to you at Lourdes. We'll miss you in Northwest Pennsylvania! Warm regards, Marjie Klein VP for Development and Alumni Affairs Allegheny College" Read more
    by Marjorie Klein on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Dave and Joan, Sending all good wishes. I'm so sorry that we can't join you on your very special day. All the best, Kelly & Clarke " Read more
    by Kelly Thompson & Clarke Schneider on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Dave and Joan, We are sorry to say that we will not be able to join you next week for the Inauguration. We wish both of you all the best in taking on your new roles and in settling into the Lourdes family. No doubt your new students and colleagues will soon wonder how they ever got along without you. Go Gray Wolves! " Read more
    by Mark Justad & Joanne Sandberg on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Dave, it was nice meeting you this past Wednesday and getting to know you. I'm certain that you will be an excellent leader for Lourdes University and our community. Dawn and I are looking forward to your inauguration. May God continue to bless and guide you and your family." Read more
    by Todd Milner on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Dave & Joan, I am wishing you all the best in your new adventure. I am sorry am am unable to attend, but will be with you in thought on your special day. " Read more
    by Becky Van Riper on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Congratulations! As parents of a current Lourdes student, we welcome you to the Lourdes family! Blessings on you and Lourdes University!" Read more
    by The Porath Family on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Congratulations Dave and Joan. Best wishes to the family. Libby and I are looking forward to seeing you all on the 22nd and Amy and Frances send their best wishes and a "come visit soon"!" Read more
    by Federici family on Inauguration Guest Book

    "Welcome Dr. Livingston. We are so fortunate and blessed to have you as a part of the Lourdes Family. All the best to you in this new chapter in your life." Read more
    by Julie Kruse on Inauguration Guest Book

    ""Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success." -Henry Ford Looking forward to many years of working together! Barb Walters " Read more
    by Barbara Walters on Inauguration Guest Book