File RG 395.121.01.161 - Ted Rogers' leadership gift signing and press conference

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Ted Rogers' leadership gift signing and press conference

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RG 395.121.01.161

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  • 2000-06-22 (Creation)
    Upham, Dave

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213 photographs : 106 col. prints ; 10 x 15 cm. - 105 col. negatives ; 35 mm. - 1 b&w print ; 13 x 18 cm. - 1 b&w print; 20 x 25 cm
1 cm of textual material

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Dave Upham started at Ryerson in 1981 as an AV technician, and becoming assistant photographer shortly after. In 2010, he became Ryerson's only full-time photographer, He retired in 2014.

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File contains photographs taken at the donation signing and press conference for Ted and Loretta Rogers' donation of $10 million to Ryerson and $25 million to the University of Toronto. Event took place at the University of Toronto. Ryerson's donation went towards founding the Edward S. Rogers Sr. Graduate School of Advanced Communications. The money will fund graduate fellowships and research chairs within the school. The University of Toronto donation was to fund scholarships, research chairs and labs. The University named the department of Electrical and Computer engineering after Edward S. Rogers.
Photographs include Ryerson president Claude Lajeunesse; Ted and Loretta Rogers; University of Toronto president Robert Pritchard; Minister of Finance Ernie Eves; Dennis Mock; Dean of the Faculty of Communication and Design Ira Levine; and University of Toronto Chancellor and former lieutenant governor of Ontario Hal Jackman.

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Open. Records are available for consultation without restriction.

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Please contact the Ryerson Archives for permission to reproduce these images.

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See RG 395.121.1.159 for photographs of the reception honouring Ted Rogers for this donation. See RG 395.121.1.160 for photographs of the inaugural fellowship winners that came from this donation. See also RG 395.121.1.162 for the 2004 fellowship winners.

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Project #20649 Uni. Advance - Bruce & Ian [project contacts]

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