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Office of the President (Aoun) records

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: Z13-004

Content Description

Joseph E. Aoun, the seventh president of Northeastern University, has served from 2006-present. Born in Lebanon, Aoun received his Masters in Oriental Languages and Literature from the Université Saint-Joseph, Beirut, Lebanon, in 1975, and his Ph.D. in Linguistics from MIT in 1981. Aoun joined the faculty of the University of Southern California's Department of Linguistics in 1982, and held the position of Dean of USC's College of Letters, Arts, and Sciences for six years before coming to Northeastern. Thank you letter from commencement speaker Gen. Colin Powell and commemorative photo books for 2012 honorary degree recipients, 2011 Veterans Memorial, Class of 2011 Torch Scholars, Mark L. Putnam (former Senior VP for Executive Affairs), and Mary Lackovich (Universal Ambassador of Peace). A commemorative photo book for Janet Napolitano (Veterans Day Memorial) was added 2012 December 13. A commemorative photo book for Kenneth Ryder's children was added 2013 March 04. Commemorative photo books for 2013 commencement speaker Jim Yong Kim and honorary degree recipients Jack D. Bryant and Barbara Lynch were added 2013 May 24. The collection is unprocessed. Accessioned 2012 Aug 28. Wait for more material. Process with other Office of the President (Aoun) accessions. 47/1

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Records are closed for 25 years from their date of creation, unless researchers have written permission from the creating office.

Use Restrictions

Requests for permission to publish material from this collection should be discussed with the University Archivist.


  • Creation: 2008-2013


1 cubic feet (1 cubic foot in 1 record center carton.)