President Peter MacKinnon, above, delivered the keynote address at the dinner and dance. He shared the stage with a time capsule, foreground, which will be opened when the University celebrates its 125th anniversary. Below is one of the participants in the Centennial Golf Tournament, which raised over $40,000 for student awards.
And many students in green, bottom, were among the thousands of fans on hand at Griffiths Stadium Sept. 15 to see the Huskies football team defeat the Simon Fraser Clan 34-6..Hundreds of alumni, staff, faculty, students and friends of the University turned out Sept. 14-16 for U of S Alumni and Friends Centennial Homecoming events across campus and around the city.
Those who attended the dinner and dance Sept. 15 were treated to a performance by the U of S Amati Quartet in Residence, including Marla Cole playing violin, left. They were also introduced to Anita and Andrew Strilchuk, top, of Calgary.
The Strilchuks are the dancing couple featured in the Homecoming advertising campaign. That photo, from the University Archives, was taken at an alumni party in 1965. Andrew Strilchuk earned a BE in Engineering Physics in 1962, an M.Sc. in 1965 and a PhD in 1972...
Photo by Liam Richards
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