ORU To Hold Inauguration Of Third President

Monday, September 21st 2009, 11:24 am
By: News On 6


TULSA, OK -- ORU's founder, Oral Roberts will be back in Tulsa on Friday for a special event at the university that bears his name. 

Oral Roberts along with ORU board chairman Mart Green will formally install Dr. Mark Rutland as the university's third president. 

The ceremony will take place Friday afternoon at Oral Robert University's Mabee Center.  

Students, faculty, alumni and community leaders have been invited to the ceremony which begins at 1 p.m. 

The Mabee Center is located on the campus at 7777 South Lewis Avenue. 

The university was founded in 1963 by evangelist Oral Roberts. 

ORU will also provide online streaming of the ceremony at www.oru.edu.