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pool and pation party
Students get acquainted at the Pool & Patio Party, August 1961

pool and patio party, c.e. potter
C.E. Potter, Adminstrator of the Normandy Residence Center chats with students at the Pool and Patio Party, August 1961

faculty student football game
Faculty-Student football game, 1966

cheerleaders at faculty-student football game
Cheerleaders at the Faculty-Student football game, 1966

students relax in administration building
Students relax in Administration Building

Bugg with student protestors
Chancellor Bugg addressing student protesters over lack of cafeteria. UMSL student and former St. Louis Mayor Vince Schoemehl sits in middle while Student Council President Sam Bommarito stands in foreground.

first frat on campus
Charter members of Alpha Phi Omega, first official fraternity on campus, 1967

homecoming float
Delta Xi Kappa's prize winning lawn decoration during the 1967 Homecoming contest.

homecoming float, 1968-1969
Homecoming float, 1968-1969

graduation banquet
Graduation Banquet for the first graduating class, held at the Khorrosan Room of the Chase Park Plaza Hotel, June 7, 1967.

university players in brigadoon
University Players performing "Brigadoon" 1969

tenth anniversary celebration
UMSL's 10th Anniversary Celebration, October 7, 1973. Student Body President, Althea Matthews, cuts the cake with help from Marty Hendin, Alumni Association President. Looking on Dr. Blanche Touhill, Curator William Thompson, UM President Brice Ratchford and Chancellor Joseph Hartley.

concert by Bugg Lake
Students enjoy live music on the banks of Bugg Lake.