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UAA. Chancellor’s Office commencement files

University of Alaska Anchorage Records
Guide to the Chancellor’s Office commencement files
1982-1993

Collection number: UAA-0168.
Creating office: University of Alaska Anchorage. Chancellor’s Office.
Series title: UAA. Chancellor’s Office commencement files.
Dates: 1982-1993.
Volume of series: 1.4 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Series summary: Documents related to the planning for Commencement exercises.

Administrative history:
Unavailable at this time.

Agency functions:
The Chancellor is the chief executive officer of the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Series description:
These commencement files were created by the chancellor’s office in the planning and execution of commencement ceremonies and related events, including the selection of speakers and recipients of honorary degrees, emeritus status, and meritorious service awards. The files contain correspondence, speech scripts, invitations, programs, and various planning documents.

Arrangement: The files are primarily arranged in chronological order by date of ceremony.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Preferred citation: UAA. Chancellor’s Office commencement files, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Related materials:
UAA commencement programs; 1971-present, UAA-0020.

Processing information: This collection was described prior to 2002. The collection was rehoused, duplicative, non-permanent, and confidential files removed, and the description updated to meet current standard by Arlene Schmuland in 2023.

Container list:

Box/Folder Description Dates
1/1 Honorary degrees and meritorious service awards 1982-1991
1/2 Honorary degrees/emeritus status 1988, 1992
1/3 UAA emeritus recipients 1985-1990
1/4 1982 vommencement: honorary degrees 1981-1982
1/5 1982 commencement: general 1982
1/6 1983 honorary degrees 1983
1/7 1983 commencement 1982-1983
1/8 1984 honorary degrees 1984
1/9 1984 commencement 1984
1/10 1985 spring honorary degrees 1985
1/11 1985 spring commencement 1985
1/12 1985 fall commencement (includes photos) 1985
1/13 Commencement 5/86 1986
1/14 1986 spring commencement 1985-1986
1/15 Commencement 12/86 1982, 1983, 1986
1/16 1986 fall commencement 1985-1986
1/17 1987 spring commencement: honorary degrees 1986-1987
1/18 1987 spring commencement 1986-1987
1/19 Commencement spring 1988: University Relations 1987-1988
1/20 Commencement 1989 1988-1989
1/21 Commencement 1990 (includes photos) 1990
1/22 Commencement 1990 recap 1990
1/23 Honorary degree nominations 1990-1991
1/24 Commencement 1991
1/25 1991 Commencement committee 1991
1/26 Post commencement dinner 1991
1/27 Honorary degrees and meritorious service awards 1989-1991
2/1 Commencement 1991
2/2 Commencement 1992 committee 1991-1992
2/3 Commencement 1992
2/4 1992 honorary degree/speaker, etc. 1991-1992
2/5 1993 commencement 1993

 

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