|Topic||Accession #||Description Summary|
|Baldwin, James: A Cappella Choir, 1977, Convocation #34||Convocation #34: Baldwin, A Cappella Choir, 1977 ||Dr. James Baldwin and the A Cappella Choir, 21 March 1977. |
|Convocation #110a: Discussion Day, The Reagan Administration's Economic Programs, 1989||Convocation #110a: Discussion Day, The Reagan Administration's Economic Programs, 1981 ||Discussion Day, 20 October 1981, tape number one. The topic is the Reagan Administration's Economic Programs. |
|Convocation #110b: Discussion Day, The Reagan Administration's Economic Programs, Part Two, 1981||Convocation #110b: Discussion Day, The Reagan Administration's Economic Programs, 1981 ||Discussion Day, 20 October 1981, tape number two. The topic is the Reagan Administration's Economic Programs. |
|Convocation #125: Murray, Andy||Convocation Tape #125: Murray, Andrew ||Andy Murray's 1982 convocation presentation. At the time of the presentation Andy was campus minister at Juniata College, Director of the Peace and Conflict Studies Department, Assistant Professor of Religion, as well as a musician and storyteller. |
|Convocation #127: Ewing / Bathrick Memorial Service, 1982||Convocation #127: Ewing / Bathrick Memorial Service ||A recording of the memorial service held on campus for students, Tom Ewing and Dawn Bathrick, 28 April 1982. |
|Convocation #134: Brown, Dale||Convocation Tape #134: Brown, Dale ||"Who are the Brethren?" by Dale Brown. |
|Convocation #145: Pettit, Dr. Robert, The Golden Age of Radio, 1983||Convocation #145: Pettit, Dr. Robert, The Golden Age of Radio, 1983 |
Part of the faculty convocation series with Dr. Robert Pettit presenting "The Golden Age of Radio," on 21 February 1983.
Radio is a mirror of our American culture.
Radio is a neglected art form, a medium no longer utilized.
|Convocation #146a: DeIrio, Dr. Judy, Women and the New Right, 1983||Convocation #146a: DeIrio, Dr. Judy, 1983 ||Dr. Judy DeIrio speaks on "Women and the New Right," or "Women Versus the New Right." The date of the presentation is 28 February 1983. |
|Convocation #146b: Jones, Dr. Sam Jr., 1983||Convocation #146b: Jones, Dr. Sam Jr., 1983 ||1969 Social Worker of the Year recipient, Dr. Sam Jones, Jr., speaks on "The High Cost of Maintaining Two Societies," on 14 March 1983. |
|Convocation #147b: Jewett, Dr. Robert, Super-Heroison and the Bible,1983||Convocation #147b: Jewett, Dr. Robert, 1983 ||Dr. Robert Jewett presents, "Super-Heroism and the Bible: From Paul to Batman," on 11 April 1983. This talks focuses on Biblical interpretation as it applies to modern American culture. |
|Convocation #176: Dilling, Yvonne, The Christian's Response to Current Central American Events, 1984||Convocation Tape #176: Dilling, Yvonne ||Yvonne Dilling, peace activist and 1979 Manchester College alumna, speaks on the U.S. government's policies in Central America, 8 October 1984. |
|Convocation #204: Miller, Ed, Donde No Hay Doctor, 1985||Convocation Tape #204: Miller, Ed ||Dr. Ed Miller's and students' experiences in villages of Central America or the Carribean during a medical practicum course. |
|Convocation #28: Collins, A New Heaven and a New Earth||Convocation Tape #28: Collins, Sheila ||Sheila Collins speaks on "A New Heaven and a New Earth," on 21 October 1976. |
|Convocation #35: Johansen, Dr. Robert||Convocation Tape #35 ||Dr. Robert Johansen presents convocation program/address of 18 April 1977. |
|Convocation #37: Broderick, Dr. Calfred, "Managing Psychic Space"||Convocation Tape #37 ||Convocation 18 September 1977, Dr. Calfred Broderick, "Managing Psychic Space." |
|Convocation #41: Neville, Dr. Robert, "Body and Mind"||Convocation Tape #41 ||Dr. Robert Neville presents the convocation address on 16 October 1977 on the topic of "Body and Mind." |
|Convocation #42: Fuller, Millard, Rich Again||Convocation #42: Fuller, Millard 1977 ||Millard Fuller presents, "Rich Again." Millard Fuller is the founder of Habitat for Humanity International. |
|Convocation #43: Wolf, Reverend John, Crazy Christians, 1977||Convocation #43: Wolf, The Rev. John, 1977 |
Reverend John Wolf delivers the convocation address on 14 November 1977.
|Convocation #45: Smith, Dr. Thad, Is Mother Hubbard's Cupboard Bare?||Convocation #45: Smith, Dr. Thad 1978 ||Dr. Thad Smith speaks on the topic, "Is Mother Hubbard's Cupboard Bare: The Crisis of Global Resources" He poses questions about global resources, economic and political issues and the future of the global standard of living. |
|Convocation #51: Porter, Dr. Gareth, "U.S. Encounter with Viet Nam"||Convocation Tape #51 |
Dr. Gareth Porter speaks in convocation on 18 September 1978 on the topic of "U.S. Encounter with Viet Nam."
|Convocation #52" Greenwood, Richard, "Disarmament & Conversion"||Convocation Tape #52 ||Richard Greenwood presented the 16 October 1978 convocation on the topic of "Disarmament and Conversion." |
|Convocation #57: Chenault, Myron, Close Encounters of the Educational Kind||Convocation #57, Chenault, Myron, 1979 ||Myron Chenault gives the presentation, "Close Encounters of the Educational Kind," on 12 February 1979. |
|Convocation #62: Wolkoff, Dr. Regina, History of Sexuality, 1979||Convocation #62: Wolkoff, Dr. Regina, 1979 ||Dr. Regina Wolkoff speaks on the "History of Sexuality," ...with emphasis on the 20th Century, 17 September 1979. Wolkoff's speciality is the history of the family in America. |
|Convocation #63: Howard, Ted, Who Should Play God, 1979||Convocation #63: Howard Ted, 1979 ||Ted Howard presents the convocation, "Who Should Play God?" delivered 24 September 1979. Discussion of the field of genetic evolution and the implications of the process of designing and creating life on our planet. |
|Convocation #66: Larson Bruce, To Live Is To Risk," 1979||Convocation #66: Larson, Bruce, 1979 |
Bruce Larson speaks gives the address, "To Live Is To Risk," on 12 November 1979.
|Convocation #85: Mollenkott, Dr. Virginia||Convocation Tape #85: Mollenkott, Virginia |
One reel-to-reel tape and a cassette tape. The cassette tape is probably taken from the reel-to-reel. In the first segment of the recording Dr. Virginia Mollenkott speaks on "Sexuality and the Formation of Family," 6 October 1980. She deals with the Biblical basis for male and female equality within the covenant community.
The second part of the reel-to-reel tape starts abruptly in the middle of a presenetation by a speaker with a different voice making reference to health issues and safety standard regulations related to coal miners and workers laboring in conditions working with various levels of radiation. This appears to be the introduction to a two day conference. The choir also sings at this opening and there is a worship service. The date referred to on the tape is 1975. The reel-to-reel tape was probably first used in 1975 for this service and then used to record Mollenkott.
|Convocation #87: Wallis, Jim, Disciplining the Faith Response, Sojourners 1980||Convocation #87, Wallis, Jim, 1980 |
"Disciplining the Faith - Response - Sojourners," 10 November 1980, Jim Wallis, editor of Sojourners magazine.
|Gordon, Sol: Coming to Terms with Your Own Sexuality, Convocation #20A, 1976||Convocation #20A: Gordon, Sol ||Dr. Sol Gordon speaks on "Coming to Terms with Your Own Sexuality," 26 February 1976. |
|How Viable is Capitalism?||Convocation Tape #33b: Lens, Sidney |
How Viable is Capitalism? The presenter speaks on one out of five topics that included
- New Directions in the Labor Movement and
- Socialism for the Rich
- In what sense is business changing?
- What's threatening Capitalism?
|Lens and WIlkensen, Nuclear Discussion Workshop||Convocation Tape #59d: Lens, Sidney and Wilkensen, Jim, Nuclear Discussion Workshop ||Sidney Lens and Jim Wilkensen of the State Department. Mr. Wilkenson speaks on the social and political implication of nuclear energy. |
|Lens and Wilkensen, Nuclear Discussion Workshop, Part 2||Convocation Tape #59e: Lens, Sidney and Wilkensen, Jim, Nuclear Discussion Workshop Part 2 ||Convocation Tape #59e: Lens, Sidney and Wilkensen, Jim, Nuclear Discussion Workshop, Part 2. |
|Lens, Sidney: The Day Before Doomsday, Convocation #33A, 1977||Convocation #33A: Lens, Sidney ||Mr. Sidney Lens speaks on "The Day Before Doomsday," 3 March 1977. |
|Merdock, Deroy: Convocation Tape||Convocation Tape #199: Merdock, Deroy ||Rev. Deroy Murdock's presentation on 23 September 1985. |
|Neff, Robert: Commemorating the Death of Christ||Convocation Tape #175: Neff, Robert ||Speaker: Dr. Robert Neff, who at that time was General Secretary of the General Board of the Church of the Brethren. The speech was given on 1 October 1984. |
|Novak, Michael: Mock, Jon Livingston Memorial Lecture||Convocation Tape #39: Novak, Jon Livingston Mock Memorial Lecture ||The Jon Livingston Mock Memorial Lecture by Dr. Michael Novak, 28 March 1977. |
|Nuclear Discussion: Convocation Series||Convocation Tape #59a, 1 and 2: Nuclear Discussion, Panel |
Nuclear Power Discussion: One of 5 recordings in a series of panel discussions and workshops about nuclear power held on 27 March 1979 at Manchester College.
The first speaker is Kenneth Shank (spelling?).
|Seelman, Weaver: Nuclear Power Discussion Workshop||Convocation Tape #59b: Weaver, Seelman, Nuclear Power Discussion Workshop |
59b: Nuclear Discussion Workshop, Seelman Weaver #1, 27 March 1979, representing the opinion of the National Council of Churches Study on nuclear energy and other alternative energies.
|Tanimato, Kiyoshi: A Message of Warning and Hope||Convocation Tape #135: Tanimato, Kiyoshi |
Rev. Kiyoshi was a survivor of the bombing of Hiroshima and worked with victims of the bomb. He raised funds for the Hiroshima Maidens project in which women, severly burned by the bomb, received constructive surgery. He also raised funds for a peace center in Hiroshima. His message was delivered on 11 October 1982.
|Weaver, Nuclear Discussion, National Council of Churches Study||Convocation Tape #59c: Weaver, Seelman, Nuclear Discussion, Panel ||59c: Nuclear Discussion Workshop, National Council of Churches study part 2 with Seelman Weaver. |
|Wu, Ningkun: Convocation||Convocation Tape # 442: Wu, Ningkun |
International Week Convocation speaker, 31 October 1994, Dr. Ningkun Wu. 1948 Manchester Alumnus, author, profesor.