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University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill


January 26, 1985
The Joseph Curtis Sloane Art Library was formally named at a ceremony honoring Dr. Sloane, who served as chair of the Art Department from 1950 to 1974 and director of the Ackland Art Museum from 1958 to 1978.
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February 12, 1985
Patricia Wallace won the student body president election, becoming the first woman to hold this position in the University's history.
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March 30, 1985
The Art Department building was dedicated and officially named the Frank Bowden and Barbara Lasater Hanes Art Center.
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April 27, 1985
The Walter Royal Davis Library was formally dedicated.
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July 23, 1985
Orchestra leader and University alumnus James Kern "Kay" Kyser died.
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