University of Georgia Honors Day programs

University of Georgia Honors Day programs

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: University of Georgia.
Title: University of Georgia Honors Day programs
Dates: 1930-2010
Quantity: 1.0 Linear Foot (1 box)
Coll. Number: UA0092

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 Note

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.


Arrangement

The collection is arranged according to subject and year.


Index Terms

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

General Notes

RG 2-5


Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

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


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11Programs [includes parents' invitation to 1931 Honors Day event], 1930-1931
 
2Programs, 1932-1933
 
3Programs
 
4Programs, 1934-1935
 
5Programs, 1938-1939
 
6Programs, 1940-1941
 
7Programs, 1942-1943
 
8Programs, 1944-1945
 
9Programs, 1946
 
10Programs, 1948-1949
 
11Programs, 1950-1951
 
12Programs, 1952-1953
 
13Programs, 1954-1955
 
14Programs, 1956-1957
 
15Programs, 1958-1959
 
16Programs, 1960-1961
 
17Programs, 1962-1963
 
18Programs, 1964-1965
 
19Programs, 1966-1967
 
20Programs, 1968-1969
 
21Programs, 1970-1971
 
22Programs
 
23Programs, 1982
 
24Programs, 1985
 
25Programs, 1986
 
26Programs, 1997
 
27Programs, 2003-2008, 2009-2010
 
28 Accent on honors, 1973 summer
 
29Honor Day/Night invitations, 1930, 1956
 
30Supplements, 1972-1974
 
31Brochures, 1960-1991
 
32Convocation, 1965-1972
 
33Convocation, 1973-1992
 
34General-faculty announcement and speech, 1949-1961
 
35Reports, annual and others, 1972-1982
 
36Student handbook, 1989
 
37Programs-Women's Honors Banquet, 1936-1938