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Academic rites and ceremonies

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Cheerful--Courageous--Confident: The Gift of an Idea to the University of Omaha Class of 1947, by Rowland Haynes, President

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: UNO-0087
Scope and Contents

Cheerful--Courageous-- Confident: The Gift of an Idea to the University of Omaha Class of 1947, by Rowland Haynes, President is a printed commemorative copy of Rowland Haynes commencement speech to the 1947 OU graduating class, signed with a greeting by Rowland Haynes. The theme is cheerful courage through faith in God.

Dates: 1947

Jeffrey P. Gold Investiture Records

 Collection — Box MISC-12, Folder: 1
Identifier: UNO-0255
Content Description

Material from the investiture of Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D. as the chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha on September 4, 2019. Includes one invitation, dinner programs, investiture ceremony programs, and the 2018-2019 Access to Exceptional Points of Pride brochure. Dr. Gold was already serving as chancellor of the University of Nebraska Medical Center and had initially been appointed as Interim Chancellor at UNO.

Dates: September 2019

Leland Traywick Inauguration Collection

 Collection — Box 1-2, Volume 1
Identifier: UNO-0093
Scope and Contents The Leland Traywick Inauguration Collection consists primarily of correspondence and programs for the hiring and inauguration of Leland Traywick as President of the Municipal University of Omaha, 1965-1966. The collection includes a bound volume of records, predominantly correspondence, but also including committee information, invitations, seating arrangements, the inaugural address, press releases, and other records; a small selection of photographs of the inauguration; several...
Dates: 1965-1966

Nancy Belck Investiture Records

Identifier: UNO-0020
Scope and Contents The Nancy Belck Investiture Records are comprised of materials related to Nancy Belck's installation as Chancellor of the University of Nebraska at Omaha on April 17, 1998. The collection includes certificates of greetings and congratulations presented to Belck by representatives of other universities, a signed copy of the Southeastern Oklahoma State University Since 1909 book, records of the Investiture Committee, invitations, programs, publicity information, photographs, negatives,...
Dates: 1997-1998

OU Commencement Marshal's Baton, circa 1930s

 Item — Object Ceremonial Objects [3]
Scope and Contents

Wooden baton, also called a mace, with rounded ends, painted with red and black bands. A red and black tassel is tied through a hole drilled at approximately one-third of the baton's length. The baton is 24 inches long with a diameter of 1 1/4 inches. The baton was carried by the faculty marshal who led the procession at the University of Omaha commencement ceremony.

Dates: circa 1930s

Wireless Charging Mouse Pad, March 11, 2022

 Item — Box 2022-026
Identifier: 2022-026
Scope and Contents

A black wireless charging mouse pad gifted to dinner attendees in honor of the Investiture of UNO Chancellor Joanne Li. The mouse pad reads in white text "Honor the journey and inspire the future! Investiture of Chancellor Li 2022 University of Nebraska at Omaha" with a gold ring around the Henningson Memorial Campanile. Includes 1 wireless charging mouse pad, 1 USB charging cable, and 1 user manual.

Dates: Event: March 11, 2022