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32nd College Training Detachment faculty, 1944

Several faculty from the 32nd College Training Detachment with Dickinson College President Fred P. Corson (far left) in 1944.

32nd College Training Detachment Officers, 1944

Officers from the 32nd College Training detachment with Dickinson College President Fred Corson in 1944.

Colonel John Hartigan, Lt. Gustaf Anderson, Lt. Eldridge, Lt. Gorson, Lt. Henry E. Smith, and President Corson (second from left).

Academic Procession at Commencement, c.1955

Professor David I. Gleim carries the college mace as he leads the academic procession at a Commencement around 1955. President William Edel ('15) and Boyd Lee Spahr ('00) are directly behind Professor Gleim.

Academic procession at Commencement, 1972

View of the academic procession at Commencement on May 21, 1972. English Professor Robert Bowden is holding the flag and Philosophy Professor Frederick Ferre is the macebearer. President Howard Lane Rubendall ('31) is standing behind Dr. Ferre....

Academic Procession at Commencement, 1978

President Howard Rubendall ('31) stands behind the macebearer with other faculty members during the academic procession at Commencement on May 21, 1978.

Rolland Adams receives Honorary degree, 1966

Rolland L. Adams ('27) receives an honorary degree from President Howard Rubendall ('31) during Commencement on June 5, 1966.

Alpha Lambda Delta induction ceremony, 1989

A group photograph at the 1989 Alpha Lambda Delta induction ceremony in Memorial Hall.

Alpha Lamda Delta induction ceremony, 1989

View of the Alpha Lambda Delta induction ceremony in Memorial Hall in 1989.

Judith Anderson, Arts Award, 1960

Actress Judith Anderson receives the Arts Award in December 1960. President Gilbert Malcolm stands next to Anderson.

W. H. Auden, Arts Award, 1968

British poet W. H. Auden receives the 1968 Arts Award from President Howard Rubendall (Class of 1931) on March 5, 1968.

President Samuel and Judy Banks, c.1980

President Samuel Banks walks with his wife, Judy, in the academic quad. Old West is in the background. 

John Barth, Arts Award, 1980

Author John Barth (right) stands with President Banks after he accepts the Arts Award in September 1980.

Leonard Baskin, Arts Award, 1963

Artist Leonard Baskin (center), the 1963 Arts Award recipient, talks with Dickinson College President Howard Rubendall (left).

George W. Beadle, Priestley Award, 1967

George W. Beadle (second from right) receives the Priestley Award from President Howard Rubendall ('31) for his work in genetics and cytology on March 15, 1967. 

Far left: Professor Horace Rogers.  Far right: Professor...

Tom Beckley at Commencement, 1955

Tom Beckley, a member of the Reserve Officers' Training Corps, receives his commission certificate from President William Edel during Commencement. The event is held in the Alumni Gymnasium on June 12, 1955.

W. Frank Blair, Priestley Award, 1977

W. Frank Blair (right), 1977 Priestley Award recipient, with President Samuel Banks.

Bosler Hall renovations, groundbreaking ceremony, 1940

View of President Fred P. Corson (on left, Class of 1917), Pennsylvania Governor Arthur H. James (with shovel), and Judge Foster [Heller?] at the groundbreaking ceremony for the Bosler Hall renovations in April 1940.

Judith Bostock receives honorary degree, 2000

Judith Louise Bostock '63 receives an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters Degree at the Commencement ceremony on May 14, 2000. 

At left, Betsy K. Emerick, Dean of Educational Services and Associate Professor of English, assists.  At right,...

Boyd Lee Spahr with President Rubendall, 1967

Boyd Lee Spahr ('00) stands outside the Spahr Library with President Howard Lane Rubendall ('31) in 1967.

Paul Burkholder, Priestley Award, 1953

Dr. Paul Rufus Burkholder '24 (center) receives the Priestley Award on March 10, 1953.  Left: President Edel.  Right: John Watson Pedlow (Class of 1929 and Trustee)

Commencement, 1941

Robert F. Rich '07 (left) accepts an honorary degree from President President Fred Corson '17 during Commencement on June 9, 1941.

Commencement, 1949

President William Edel '15 (left) stands with Honorary degree recipient Dr. Paul Rufus Burkholder '24 (center) at Commencement on June 5, 1949.

Commencement, 1954

A group of alumni, faculty, trustees, and honorary degree recipients stand on the porch of Drayer Hall on June 13, 1954. Trickett Hall, as well as several other Dickinson School of Law buildings, are visible in the background.

The back row...

Commencement, 1955

A student receives her diploma from President William Edel ('15) in the Alumni Gymnasium during Commencement on June 12, 1955.

Commencement, 1962

A Reserve Officers' Training Corps (ROTC) cadet shakes President Howard Rubendall's (Class of 1931) hand during Commencement on June 3, 1962.

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