Fonds RG 794 - Open House Committee

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Open House Committee

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RG 794

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  • 1960-1963 (Creation)

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1 cm of textual records

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1960/1961: A committee is formed to organize and host Ryerson's first annual Open House event on January 28, 1961. The objective of the open house was to give the public, particularly high school students a first-hand look at Ryerson and what it had to offer potential students.

1962: Ryerson hosts is second annual Open House event on February 24.

1963: Ryerson did not hold an Open House but did have an official opening for "Ryerson Polytechnical Institute"

1964: Ryerson's third annual Open House event was included with Homecoming weekend held in October, in order to provide both Alumni, as well as Secondary School students, the opportunity to see the changes to the Ryerson campus. It is uncertain whether an annual Open House continued beyond 1964.

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This record group consists of materials related to Ryerson's annual Open House event that provided the public a first-hand look at Ryerson.

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