81 results found for: subject:"Academic rites and ceremonies--Massachusetts--Amherst--Photographs"

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1962 Oct. 4

Prof. William H. Ross descends from stage with Provost Gilbert Woodside and Presidents Mendenhall and Gettell after the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Physics Prof. William H. Ross (right) descends from the stage with Provost Gilbert Woodside (foreground) and Smith College President Thomas Mendenhall (left) and Mount Holyoke College President Richard Gettell (center) after the Centennial Convocation. Ross received the first Distinguished Teacher of the Year award, which was presented ... more

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Gov. John A. Volpe speaking at the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Massachusetts Governor John A. Vople speaking at a podium during the Centennial Convocation. President John W. Lederle is visible sitting on the stage at left and Provost Gilbert Woodside is at center. The east balcony of the Student Union is visible in the background. Stamped on reverse of photo: "News Service, University of Massachuset... more

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charles Avila at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Charter Day convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Provost Gilbert Woodside adjusts the ceremonial hood on Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.) as Avila receives an honorary Doctor of Laws degree while Dean George A. Marston (possibly) assists. President John W. Lederle stands beside the podium. All are in academic regalia inside Totman Gymnasium during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

John J. McCloy, Calvin Plimpton, and Richard Gettell on Convocation Day

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photographs in front of Memorial Hall on Convocation day during the Centennial year celebration : (L-R) John J. McCloy, Amherst College president Calvin Plimpton, and Mount Holyoke College president Richard Gettell. McCloy, Gettell, and Plimpton received honorary degrees that day.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Harusada Suginome, Edward M. Kennedy, Bishop Christopher J. Weldon, and President John W. Lederle during the Charter Day processional

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Hokkaido University President Harusada Suginome, Edward M. Kennedy, Bishop Christopher J. Weldon, and President John W. Lederle inside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the processional of the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: Gordon Oakes, Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honoree Gordon Oakes (student body president of 1963), Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon (Springfield Diocese) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1962 Oct. 4

Thomas C. Mendenhall at his hooding ceremony during the Centennial Convocation

Amherst (Mass.) - From a series of photos taken during the Centennial Convocation: Provost Gilbert Woodside places an honorary hood on Thomas C. Mendenhall, President of Smith College, during the Centennial Convocation. An unidentified man assists Woodside with the hood. Mendenhall received a degree of Doctor of Humane Letters. The university chorale is in the background sitting on the east balcony of the Student Union... more

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: Gordon Oakes, Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honoree Gordon Oakes (student body president of 1963), Governor Endicott Peabody, President John W. Lederle, and Bishop Christopher J. Weldon (Springfield Diocese) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Charter Day: James Pollack, Charles Avila, Glenn Seaborg, and George Meany outside Totman Gymnasium

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Honorees James Pollack (professor at University of Michigan), Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission), and George Meany (president of the AFL-CIO) outside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection

1963 Apr. 29

Edward M. Kennedy, Charles Avila, and Glenn Seaborg during the Charter Day processional

Amherst (Mass.) - (Left to right) Edward M. Kennedy, Charles Avila (president of Boston Edison Co.), and Glenn Seaborg (Chairman of the Atomic Energy Commission) inside Totman Gymnasium in academic regalia during the processional of the Centennial Charter Day convocation.

University Photograph Collection