Guide to "The Celebration of a Presidency: the Gerhard Casper Years 1992-2000" [videorecording] V0280

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Title: "The Celebration of a Presidency: the Gerhard Casper Years 1992-2000" [videorecording]
Identifier/Call Number: V0280
Contributing Institution: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 1.0 videotape(s) (VHS)
Date: 2000
Summary: Video tape includes footage from various talks by Casper, his appearances in the Gaieties and at commencement exercises, and comments by Condoleezza Rice, John Hennessy, Robert Kinnally, and John Etchemendy.

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"The Celebration of a Presidency: the Gerhard Casper Years 1992-2000" (V0280). Department of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

Formerly Dean of the Law School and University Provost at the University of Chicago, Gerhard Casper became the 9th president of Stanford University in 1992. His concerns while in office included restoration of the campus after the 1989 Loma Prieta earthquake, a comprehensive study of undergraduate education, recruitment and retention of faculty, the integration of the Stanford Alumni Association into the university, and the creation of a new Science and Engineering Quad. He left office in 2000 to resume his scholarly career in constitutional law.

Description of the Collection

Video tape includes footage from various talks by Casper, his appearances in the Gaieties and at commencement exercises, and comments by Condoleezza Rice, John Hennessy, Robert Kinnally, and John Etchemendy.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Casper, Gerhard
Etchemendy, John, 1952-
Etchemendy, John,, 1952-
Hennessy, John L.
Hennessy, John L.
Kinnally, Robert.
Kinnally, Robert.
Rice, Condoleezza, 1954-
Rice, Condoleezza,, 1954-
Stanford University--Presidents.
Stanford University. -- General subdivision--Presidents.;

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