Series OS/89 - Speeches of presenters of honorary graduates at University of Strathclyde Commemoration Day/University Day

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GB 249 OS/89


Speeches of presenters of honorary graduates at University of Strathclyde Commemoration Day/University Day


  • 1965 - 2017 (Creation)

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0.83 metres

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(1990 to date)

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The Registry was responsible for student administration including admissions, registration, student records, examinations, graduations and room booking. The Registry was the responsibility of the Secretary.

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The office of Secretary was established in 1990 following a review of the administrative structure of the University. The office replaced the office of Registrar.

The Secretary was responsible for providing secretarial services for the Convocation, the Court, the Senate and the Academic Congress, and, under the direction of the Principal, for the administration of the University. He was also responsible to the Court for the finances of the University and for all University buildings and properties. He was also responsible for student administration.

The Secretary was appointed by the Court.

In 2010, the office of Secretary was replaced by the office of Chief Operating Officer.

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Speeches delivered by professors presenting recipients of honorary degrees at the University of Strathclyde.

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  • English

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