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University of Georgia Honors Day programs

University of Georgia Honors Day programs

Descriptive Summary

Title: University of Georgia Honors Day programs
Creator: University of Georgia
Inclusive Dates: 1930-2010
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 Linear Feet (1 box)
Collection Number: UA0092
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Biographical/historical note

Honors Day was introduced by Chancellor S.V. Sanford in 1930 to give public recognition to the students who achieve scholastic honors. All full-time undergraduate and professional students in the University who stand in the top five percent of their classes, based on cumulative grade averages, are honored on this day.

Scope and Content

The collection consists mainly of Honors Day programs dating from 1930 through 2010. There are also related materials such as reports, invitations and brochures dating from 1930 through 1992.

Organization and Arrangement

The collection is arranged according to subject and year.

Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

University of Georgia Honors Day programs, UA0092, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

General Notes

RG 2-5

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Academic achievement -- Georgia -- Athens.
Programs (documents)
University of Georgia. Honors Program
University of Georgia. Students

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Programs [includes parents' invitation to 1931 Honors Day event], 1930-1931
12Programs, 1932-1933
14Programs, 1934-1935
15Programs, 1938-1939
16Programs, 1940-1941
17Programs, 1942-1943
18Programs, 1944-1945
19Programs, 1946
110Programs, 1948-1949
111Programs, 1950-1951
112Programs, 1952-1953
113Programs, 1954-1955
114Programs, 1956-1957
115Programs, 1958-1959
116Programs, 1960-1961
117Programs, 1962-1963
118Programs, 1964-1965
119Programs, 1966-1967
120Programs, 1968-1969
121Programs, 1970-1971
123Programs, 1982
124Programs, 1985
125Programs, 1986
126Programs, 1997
127Programs, 2003-2008, 2009-2010
128 Accent on honors , 1973 summer
129Honor Day/Night invitations, 1930, 1956
130Supplements, 1972-1974
131Brochures, 1960-1991
132Convocation, 1965-1972
133Convocation, 1973-1992
134General-faculty announcement and speech, 1949-1961
135Reports, annual and others, 1972-1982
136Student handbook, 1989
137Programs-Women's Honors Banquet , 1936-1938