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Convocation for the Conferring of Degrees. 18 June 1959
The first Commencement for the Conferring of Degrees was held at The Rockefeller Institute on June 18, 1959. The remarks printed here were made by members of the faculty in presenting the first candidates for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, and by President Bronk in citing the first recipients of the degree of Doctor of Science, honoris causa.
Occasional Papers by the faculty and friends of The Rockefeller Institute are published at irregular intervals by The Rockefeller Institute Press. This is Occasional Paper number eight.
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The Rockefeller University, "Convocation for the Conferring of Degrees, 1959" (1959). Occasional Papers of The Rockefeller Institute. 6.