The meeting was held in the governing council room in Simcoe Hall. Front row from left to right: Malim Harding, Alex Rankin, Dorothy Robertson, Donald Forster, J.H. Sword, Robert Spencer, and Bernard Etkin Standing, from left to right: A.E. Safarian, Kurt Loeb, Harry Eastman, Robin Ross, J.B. Dunlop, J.D. Hamilton, and W. B. Harris
Presentation of ceremonial 'Varsity Chair' to Dean James Milton Ham
June 06, 1972
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Left to right: Professor Frank Hooper, Dean James Ham, John G. Cowan, the retiring President of the Engineering Alumni Association, and F. Ted Gerson, the Alumni President-elect The chair was presented to Ham to commemorate the constitutional change to the restructured Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering Council and the Dean's retirement from the chairmanship. James Ham was Dean of the Faculty of Applied Science and Engineering from 1967 to 1973 and President of the University of Toronto from 1978 to 1983. The portrait in the background is of John Galbraith, the first Dean of the Faculty.