A group of Mercyhurst University students, along with a professor, were in Washington today for the inauguration.
The university was given tickets from Congressmen Mike Kelly to attend today's event.
Mercyhurst University professor Doctor Michael Federici says each inauguration finds its way into history.
Many presidents have phrases that have stuck with us throughout history.
Dr. Federici says each inauguration is a chance for presidents to speak about their upcoming term.