School of Education Commencement Program

Title

School of Education Commencement Program

Description

School of Education Commencement Program for June 8, 1933. The last page of the program indicates that the degree of Doctor of Education was conferred on Egerton Elliot Hall. Hall was the sole recipient of this degree in 1933. He is the first known African American man to receive a doctorate from Rutgers University.

The year 1933 was the first time that the School of Education held its own commencement ceremony separate from other Rutgers University schools. The attached file is a 7-page PDF of the complete program.

Date

1933-06-08

Language

English

Original format

pamphlet

Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Rutgers University Libraries

Archival collection

Rutgers University Commencement Collection

Archival location

Box 7, Folder: 1933 School of Education—Programs

Citation

Rutgers University, “School of Education Commencement Program,” Scarlet and Black Digital Archive, Rutgers University, accessed December 6, 2022, https://scarletandblack.rutgers.edu/archive/items/show/627.