the June 11 dedication of the William Rainey Harper Memorial Library, Alumni Club
president Donald Randall Richberg, AB 1901, proclaimed, "We, the alumni,
have become the University, and in this library we have been permitted to aid
in raising a monument both to President Harper and to that which he created in
us as the spirit of the University. Here is not only a memorial to one who has
gone from us, but also a mighty tablet whereon may read the message which he gave
to us and which we would reverently preserve."
Each year the Alumni Association honors
emeritus or very senior professors for their teaching and service to the University
with Maclean Awards, named for English professor Norman Maclean, PhD'40. This
year's winners came from the history and classics departments.
Alumni Service award and Alumni
alumni were honored for their service to the University. The Young Alumni Service
award went to two alumni under 35. Three alumni received the Alumni Service Citation.
their work to improve the world around them, the Alumni Association honored four
Chicago alumni with its Public Service Citation.
This year the Alumni Association recognized
six alumni with Professional Achievement Citations in areas from economics to
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