Mid-Year Senior Convocation, Tape Recording, January 21, 1964 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 2/12/10
Acquired: February 1964
Volume: 0.1 cubic feet
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Description: Tape recording of the mid-year senior graduation convocation in the University Auditorium, including remarks by Dr. Leslie Bryan and President David D. Henry; an address by the Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern and Southeast Asian Affairs, W. Phillips Talbot '36; music; presentation of the valedictorian and salutatorian; remarks by Trustees President Howard W. Clement, President of Student Senate Daniel A. Taylor and Alumni Association Second Vice President Paul Bresee; a farewell message by President David D. Henry and prayer and benediction. Talbot spoke on the graduates' opportunity for service in the land grant tradition and American Aid to the emerging underdeveloped areas of the world. Henry said that the University provides the generative power for a free society.