The Toronto Years: 1950-1959

1950
Arthur Bruce Barbour Moore is appointed President of Victoria University.

1951

October 12: Laying of the cornerstone of the new Wymilwood Students' Union.
Founding of Victoria Reports (later Vic Report ), the Victoria alumni publication.

1952

Lester Bowles Pearson Vic 1T9 is appointed Chancellor of Victoria University.
Founding of The Strand, the Victoria student newspaper.

1954
Kathleen Coburn Vic 2T8, the General Editor of The Collected Works of Samuel Taylor Coleridge, becomes the first woman to reach the rank of full professor at Victoria.


1955
The Coleridge Collection is acquired by Victoria University.

1956

Kenneth Harrington Cousland is appointed Principal of Emmanuel College.

1959

Northrop Frye Vic 3T3, Emm 3T6 is appointed Principal of Victoria College.
Opening of Margaret Addison Hall women's residences.
Louis Breithaupt is appointed Chancellor of Victoria University.

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