From the Archives: Early RRU photographs

RRU Faculty Oct 1995 RRU Archives

Check out these photographs from the very early days of Royal Roads University that are preserved in the RRU Archives. Who do you recognize? The one above was taken on November 15, 1996, on the occassion of the formal installation of President Gerry Kelly. From left to right, we have Dr. John Walsh, Dr. Richard Mimic, Dr James Bayer, Dr. Nicholas Rubidge, Dr. Gerald Nixon, Dr. Steve Grundy and Dr. Sherman Waddell. And the photo below is of the first RRU staff picnic in 1996.

First birthday picnic 1996 RRU Archives

Did you know that the RRU Archives collects and preserves the University's history, as told by students, faculty, and staff?  If you have some images or documents created at RRU that you would like considered for acquisition into our archives, please contact or call 250.391.2600 extension 4122. It's important that we record the story of how we experience this site, and the RRU Archives is a great (and easy) way to do so.

Caroline Posynick
RRU Archivist