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Wake Forest Commencement Programs are online!

Tuesday, May 28, 2013 4:53 pm

The Special Collections and Archives department is happy to announce that the Wake Forest Commencement Programs are now digitized and available online! We took our programs to UNC-Chapel Hill to be scanned as part of the Digital NC project. These are some of the most requested items in our collection and are a great help in finding graduates’ names, who spoke at commencement, what dates commencement was on, and how many people graduated in a certain year. People can now search these programs to see what the originals look like and find the information they need. While not a complete collection, we have a bulk of the programs from the early years until present. We are excited to have this group of materials available online now to further help researchers with their inquiries.

Comments

  1. These programs will be an excellent resource for university history!

  2. Woo-hoo! Great news and a great addition to our digital materials!

  3. Thanks Vicki and Rebecca for making this happen. Terrific resource!

  4. Very important addition! Good job!

  5. This is terrific!


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