Introduced Version





HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION No.
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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED RESOLUTION

    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to commemorate the University of Evansville's 150th anniversary.



Becker, Hasler




     , read first time and referred to Committee on








Introduced

Second Regular Session 113th General Assembly (2004)


HOUSE CONCURRENT
RESOLUTION
No. _____



    A CONCURRENT RESOLUTION to commemorate the University of Evansville's 150th anniversary.

    Whereas, The University of Evansville was founded in 1854 as Moores Hill Male and Female Collegiate Institute before the name was changed to the University of Evansville in 1967; and

    Whereas, The University of Evansville was "the fifth coeducational college in the United States" upon its origin, and

    Whereas, It was once the second largest private university in the nation and has over 75 areas of study, and

    Whereas, In February, the official anniversary of the founding will be recognized by the University and the community of Evansville; Therefore,

Be it resolved by the House of Representatives

of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana,

the Senate concurring:


    
    SECTION 1. The House of Representatives of the Indiana General Assembly honors the University of Evansville upon the celebration of its sesquicentennial anniversary.

    SECTION 2. That the Principle Clerk of the House of Representatives transmit a copy of this resolution to Dr. Stephen Jennings, current president of the University of Evansville.