Special convocation ceremony held with the official opening of the Galbraith Building
March 6, 1961
Group portraits of honourary graduates and views of the hooding ceremony and address by Dr. Paul Hoffman during the special convocation ceremony held in conjunction with the official opening of the Galbraith Building. The graduates who received an honourary Doctor of Laws include Dr. Paul Hoffman, Managing Director of the United Nations Special Fund
William Percy Dobson, former Director of Research at the Hydro-Electric Power Commission of Ontario
Henri Gaudefroy, Director of L'Ecole Polytechnique at the University of Montreal
John Hamilton Parkin, former Director of the Division of Mechanical Engineering and Director of the National Aeronautical Establishment
and John Bertram Stirling, Chancellor of Queen's University.
"Honarary Degrees," President's Report for the Year Ended June 1961, pg. 30-31."Special Convocation and Lectures for Galbraith Building Opening," Staff Bulletin, March 1961, pg. 9-10.
"Great Day for the Engineers as Galbraith Building Opens," Varsity News, May 1961, pg. 6."By 1970, We Could Be Well Started…by 2000, Victory Could Be Ours," Varsity Graduate, May 1961, pg. 23-26."Paul Hoffman's Address," Varsity Graduate, May 1961, pg. 26-27, 90-104. "Coming Events: 6 Monday," Staff Bulletin, March 1961, pg. 1."Galbraith Ceremonies," Varsity Graduate, May 1961, pg. 50-61.
10 negatives : b&w ; 13x10 cm
B1994-0023 / 6103-5
Eric Trussler Photographer fonds
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Events - Convocations