President's Speeches



  • 96th Commencement: President Bergeron's Commencement address to the Class of 2014, May 18, 2014. 

  • The Inauguration of Katherine Bergeron: Katherine Bergeron became the 11th president of Connecticut College on Jan. 1, 2014. Read the Inaugural address.

  • Fall 2013 welcome event: The Connecticut College community officially welcomed President-elect Katherine Bergeron to campus at an event on Sept. 19, 2013. The event included remarks from members of the Presidential Search Committee, President Lee Higdon and President-Elect Bergeron. "The perfect place for me": President-elect Bergeron addresses the College community, Thurs., Sep 19, 2013. View the video.

  • Summer 2013 welcome event: President-elect Bergeron met with faculty, staff and students for the first time in an informal reception on in Shain Library, Aug. 21,  2013. View the slide show and speech.