Celebrating The Quest for Excellence
commitment to academic excellence grows with full accreditation in
Business, Law, Music and Teacher Education... first Doctorates
granted... Korean War interrupts students' lives... buildings completed
are Petroleum Science (later Business Administration Hall), Student
(later Westby Center), McClure Hall and Sharp Chapel, plus new North
Campus for Petroleum Sciences and Engineering... TU's first Rhodes
named... President's Club begins... TU goes to Gator Bowl... Mabee
Speech and Hearing Clinic established... Ben G. Henneke becomes TU's
Among the Heritage items shown:
Gator Bowl game program.... 1951 TU vs. OK A&M Chess Match cowbell
trophy... 1950s baseball jersey and glove...
"Life at TU in Lambda Chi Alpha" rush brochure... Engineers Club
Instructor of the Year Trophy... 1950s belt buckle... TU vs. Detroit
program (February 19, 1951)... October 14-28, 1950 Tulsa Visitors Guide featuring the Golden Hurricane Marching Band's baton twirlers and drum
major... 1952 Commencement Program.