Tagged with Inauguration Day

Observations from a historic moment

By Jack Hellie President Donald J. Trump. What once seemed impossible is now reality, and different people have different reactions to the new leader of the free world, and those reactions were visible on January 20, 2017, when I attended the Inauguration of President Trump. Nowhere else in the world does power exchange hands-not just … Continue reading

Inauguration 2017: the experience

Inauguration 2017: the experience

By Jess Lynk  Our final day in D.C. started early than most. We awoke to darkness as we prepared for the finale of our trip: the inauguration of President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. This experience will be one I always remember. From standing for at least 10 hours to watching a new … Continue reading

The Time Has Come

The Time Has Come

By Riley Fink Well, it finally happened. The event that many thought would never occur finally did. Donald John Trump has been sworn in as the 45th President of the United States. From the second his candidacy was announced, most treated him as a joke. Donald Trump winning the presidency? Never. Even watching the inauguration in person … Continue reading

Better Than A Golden Ticket

Better Than A Golden Ticket

By Zachary Keller Every member of our group requested inauguration tickets from their state senator or representative and we ended up hitting the jackpot! We received a total of 50 tickets, which means we each got a ticket and were able to give extras to the alumni who helped us on the trip and to other members … Continue reading

Inauguration Antici…pation

By Katherine Fritcke The official Inauguration countdown has begun as more tourists arrive in D.C. With only three days remaining before Obama takes office for his second term he released this video to remind us of the past four years and to set us up for the future.