Fonds Fonds 88 - R.L. Eager fonds

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R.L. Eager fonds

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Fonds 88

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  • 1944-1967, predominant 1949-1960 (Creation)

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60.96 cm of textual records

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Richard Livingston ("Dick") Eager was born on 27 August 1917 in Kenaston, Saskatchewan. He earned two degrees from the University of Saskatchewan: a BE (1943) and MSc (1945); in 1949 he received a PhD from McGill University. His first appointment at the University of Saskatchewan was in 1947, as a special lecturer. By 1965 he was a full professor. Eager was noted for his exceptional teaching ability. Dr. Eager retired in 1984 and was named Professor Emeritus.

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This fonds contains Professor Eager's files on the Alumni Association, Faculty Association, Canadian Committee on Counselling for Engineering, and radio broadcasts for "The World of Chemistry," as well as personal correspondence and lecture notes. In addition there are several research files on uranium, lignite, kinetics, silicates, and radiation chemistry.

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