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Convocations

Finding Aid 48
Union College Archives

UC 21.4 Convocations

Record Group : 21 (Academic Programs and Services)
Collection : 4
Location : Archive Box

Processing Information : Finding Aid created by Bruce Miracle on July 15, 2011.

Contents Note : Union College Convocation materials are divided by type of Convocation and then date. Items are programs unless otherwise listed.

Contents:
Folder 1:

Fall Convocations:

  • September 29, 1966
  • September 12, 1967
  • September 13, 1969 (2 Programs)
  • October 7, 1971
  • October 20, 1972 (Program)
  • October 20, 1972 (Text of Convocation Address) - A College Bill of Rights by Dr. Ralph Dunham (2 copies)
  • October 19, 1973
  • September 14, 1989
  • September 6, 1990 (2 Programs)
  • September 11, 1997
  • September 7, 2000 (2 Programs)
  • September 5, 2002
  • September 4, 2003 (2 Programs)
  • September 2, 2004 (1 Program ; 1 DVD)
  • September 1, 2005 (2 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • August 31, 2006 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • August 30, 2007 (1 Program ; 1 DVD)
  • September 4, 2008 (3 programs)
  • September 3, 2009 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • September 2, 2010 (3 Programs; 2 DVDs)
  • September 1, 2011 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • August 30, 2012 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • September 5, 2013 (3 Programs)
  • September 4, 2014 (2 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • September 3, 2015 (2 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • September 1, 2016 (3 Programs)
  • August 31, 2017 (2 Programs)
  • August 30, 2018 (2 Programs)

Folder 2:

Spring Convocations:

  • Spring 1995 (2 Programs)
  • January 13, 2005 (1 Program ; 1 DVD only)
  • January 12, 2006 (2 Programs)
  • January 11, 2007 (2 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • January 10, 2008 (3 Programs)
  • January 22, 2009 (3 Program ;1 DVD)
  • January 21, 2010 (3 Programs)
  • January 20, 2011 (3 Programs)
  • January 19, 2012 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • January 22, 2013 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • January 23, 2014 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • January 22, 2015 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • 2016 - Spring Convocation was canceled due to weather (1 Program)
  • January 19, 2017 (3 Programs)
  • January 17, 2019 (2 Programs)
  • January 23, 2020 (2 Programs)

Folder 3 :

Honors Day Convocations (simply called Honors Day Program until 1982):

  • May 8, 1969
  • May 6, 1971
  • May 6, 1972
  • May 3, 1973
  • May 2 1974
  • May 1, 1975 (2 Programs)
  • May 6, 1976 (2 Programs)
  • May 5, 1977 (2 Programs)
  • May 11, 1978
  • May 10, 1979
  • May 8, 1980
  • May 7, 1981
  • April 22, 1982
  • April 11, 1996
  • April 19, 2001 (2 Programs)
  • April 18, 2002 (2 Programs)
  • April 17, 2003
  • April 15, 2004 (2 Programs)
  • April 21, 2005
  • April 20, 2006 (3 Programs)
  • April 19, 2007 (2 Programs)
  • April 17, 2008 (3 Programs)
  • April 16, 2009 (3 Programs)
  • April 15, 2010 (3 Programs)
  • April 14, 2011 (3 Programs)
  • April 12, 2012 (3 Programs)
  • April 18, 2013 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • April 17, 2014 (3 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • April 23, 2015 (1 Program)
  • April 21, 2016 (2 Programs ; 1 DVD)
  • April 20, 2017 (2 Programs)
  • April 19, 2018 (1 Program)

  • April 18, 2019 (2 Programs)

Founder’s Day Convocations:

  • October 18,1974 (2 copies)
  • October 24, 1975
  • October 8, 1976
  • October 7, 1977 – one typed copy of “Address at Founder’s Convocation Union College October 7 1977 by President Mahlon A. Miller”
  • October 5, 1978
  • October 12, 1979
  • October 2, 1981

Special Convocations:

  • Special Convocation, February 23, 1978 - Conway Boatman Chapel (one program)
    NOTE:  there is no special title for this convocation, but the guest speaker was: The Honorable Francis Alfonso W. Dennis, Ambassador of Liberia to the United States of America" - his Address was entitled: "THE NEED FOR INTERNATIONAL BROTHERHOOD TODAY"

Other Convocation Materials:

  • Life and Culture Convocation Program 1996-97 – Schedule and Information