Commencement Programs, 1857 -- 2017

Overview

Title: Commencement Programs
Dates: 1857 -- 2017
Creator: Commencement Office
Call Number: UP037
Size: 4.15 Linear Feet, 148 Digital Object(s), 0.98 Gigabytes
Language(s): English  
Permanent URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10427/14537
Location:
    Digital Collections and Archives, Tufts University
    archives@tufts.edu
    https://dca.tufts.edu/

Description

This collection contains the commencement programs for Tufts College and later Tufts University and its schools which record all degree recipients including honorary and featured speakers. It includes commencement programs for undergraduate and graduate degrees beginning in 1857.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into three series: Commencement programs; Doctoral hooding ceremony; and Graduate School Commencement programs.

Collection History

Processing Notes

This collection is processed and open for research

Series Description

  1. Combined Commencement programs, 1857 -- 2017

    This series contains commencement programs for Tufts College and later Tufts University and its schools. They record all degree recipients including honorary and featured speakers. The bulk of these programs include all schools bound in one volume.

  2. Doctoral Hooding Ceremony, 2002 -- 2006

    The Doctoral Hooding ceremony was initiated in 1998 in order to celebrate the accomplishments of students in Arts and Sciences who are receiving their doctorates. In 2006 candidates for the Occupational Therapy Doctorate graduated for the first time. Also in 2006 the name of the ceremony was changed from Ph.D. Hooding to Doctoral Hooding.

  3. Graduate School Commencement programs, 1970 -- 2008

    This series contains commencement programs of individual graduate schools associated with Tufts University.



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