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Anchors away! This 1982 photograph shows the members of the Kappa Delta sorority. The group's motto of "So many sisters to call your own" is well represented in this image. Among the sisters' contributions...
Kappa Delta; Fraternities & sororities; Susquehanna University;
President Cunningham's Inauguration
On September 25, 1985 Joel L. Cunningham was inaugurated as Susquehanna University's thirteenth President. Joining the University in 1979, Cunningham held the positions of Professor of Mathematics, Vice...
College presidents; Inaugurations; Cunningham, Joel L.; Susquehanna University;
The International House of Susquehanna University opened its doors in September 1984 with the aim of promoting cross-cultural understanding among students, faculty, staff and the community.
International House; Students; Pluralism (Social sciences); Susquehanna University;
The first University Thanksgiving dinner for students was held in 1978 and quickly became an annual tradition. Faculty and staff volunteer their time to carve turkeys and serve the students a festive holiday...
Holidays; Thanksgiving dinner; Cunningham, Joel L.; Susquehanna University;
Blough Learning Center
In 1980, the Blough Learning Center began to offer database searching with the introduction of DIALOG and ORBIT. Because both databases were located in California, searching via phone connections resulted...
Blough Learning Center; Libraries; Databases; Research; Susquehanna University; Roger M. Blough Learning Center;
In the spring of 1980, the Student Government Association sponsored a Spring Weekend for students. The Sponge Throw, sponsored by the Chapel Council, allowed students to " take out their frustrations on...
Spring Weekend; Games; Student Government Association; Steiner, Curt; Messerli, Jonathon; Garrett, James; Anderson, Dorothy; Teachers; Students; Susquehanna University;
Academic life at Susquehanna during the 1980s was on an upward curve. The number of students with a heightened academic standard increased and made great contributions to the lives of both the faculty...
Teachers; Students; Masom, Richard; Susquehanna University;
This amusing play-by-play description of an imaginary faculty food fight appeared in the 1980 April Fools Day edition of The Crusader, the University's student newspaper.
Practical jokes; Food fights; The Crusader; Teachers; Susquehanna University;
Roger M. Blough Learning Center Newsletter
In an effort to keep faculty in step with library developments, a newsletter was initiated in 1985. Library funding, DIALOG retrieval services and new video acquisitions were a few of the topics being...
Roger M. Blough Learning Center; Newsletters; Wilson, Rebecca; Susquehanna University;
Computer technology began to revolutionize how students and faculty did their work. This 1984 image shows students working in one of the University's newly implemented computer labs.
Computer labs; Susquehanna University;
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