The publications of Revelle College, the first established college at UCSD, contain published materials produced by the Office
of the Provost. The publications, including commencement programs, newsletters, and handbooks were produced as informational
and educational brochures for current and/or prospective students, and their parents. Additionally, the records contain miscellaneous
Revelle College, named after oceanographer and founder Roger Revelle in 1964, was the first college established at UCSD.
The first provost of Revelle College was Scripps Institution of Oceanography marine chemist Edward D. Goldberg. The college
is known for emphasizing well-rounded general education requirements, ensuring that students graduating from the college experience
a wide array of subjects. Revelle College is also known for the annual Watermelon Drop event, started in 1965, which announces
and celebrates the end of the Spring Quarter.
0.4 Linear feet
(1 archives box)
Collection is open for research.