Catalogue - Harvard University

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The University., 1890

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Page 21 - College; provided, that nothing herein shall be construed to prevent the legislature of this commonwealth from making such alterations in the government of the said university, as shall be conducive to its advantage, and the interest of the republic of letters, in as full a manner as might have been done by the legislature of the late Province of the Massachusetts Bay.
Page 20 - It is declared that all the said gifts, grants, devises, legacies, and conveyances are hereby for ever confirmed unto the President and Fellows of Harvard College, and to their successors in the capacity aforesaid, according to the true intent and meaning of the donor or donors, grantor or grantors, devisor or devisors.
Page 165 - The competitors may be either: — (1) undergraduates in Harvard College, (2) Harvard graduates who are resident at the University as students in the Graduate School, or (3) students in Radcliffe College.
Page 331 - The Bussey Institution is a school of agriculture and horticulture, established in execution of the trusts created by the will of Benjamin Bussey.
Page 219 - The degree of Doctor of Philosophy is given, not for the mere reason of faithful study for a prescribed time or in fulfilment of a determinate programme, and never for miscellaneous studies, but on the ground of long study and high attainment in a special branch of learning...
Page 165 - The selection for 1911-12 is the fourteenth ode of the second book of Horace. Undergraduates of Harvard College and of Radcliffe College may compete for this prize. The prize may be withheld if no competitor appears to deserve it. The version must be neatly and legibly written...
Page 182 - Rooms not assigned at the annual allotment will be open for choice to members of the entering class, in the order of application. The right to occupy a college room is given only to the student or students to whom it is assigned : neither exchanges nor transfers of rooms are allowed, except by consent of the Bursar.
Page 27 - ... by causing the names of the persons voted for, and the number of votes given for each, to be written in the ward records in words at length.
Page 37 - DANIEL TREADWELL, Rumford Professor and Lecturer on the Application of Science to the Useful Arts, 1834-1845.
Page 306 - By an order adopted in 1826, the secretary was directed to publish annually the following votes : 1. That the Board do not consider themselves as approving the doctrines contained in any of the dissertations to which Premiums may be adjudged, 2. That in case of publication of a successful dissertation, the author be considered as bound to print the above vote in connection therewith.

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