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The inauguration of John W. Bardo, 13th president of Wichita State University was celebrated with a series of inaugural activities leading up to the 2 p.m., Friday, Oct. 12 inauguration ceremony in the Roger Lowe Auditorium at Wichita State's Eugene Hughes Metropolitan Complex.