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UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA
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BICENTENNIAL CELEBRATION
AND CLOSING CEREMONY

DECEMBER 19, 2001
SOUTH CAROLINA STATE HOUSE

MUSICAL PRELUDE
University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra
Mr. Neil Casey, Conductor

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PROCESSIONAL
University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra

The audience is asked to rise for the Processional.

The University Mace

South Carolina General Assembly

The University Deans

The University Faculties

The University Officials and Guests

The Student Government

The Board of Visitors

The Bicentennial Commission

The Board of Trustees

The President

The Governor

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WELCOME

The Honorable John E. Courson
South Carolina Senate

The Honorable David H. Wilkins, Speaker
South Carolina House of Representatives

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INVOCATION
The Reverend Dr. George E. Meetze, Chaplain
South Carolina Senate

NATIONAL ANTHEM
University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra

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GREETINGS
The Honorable Othniel H. Wienges Jr., Chairman
University of South Carolina Bicentennial Commission

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REMARKS

Professr Walter B. Edgar
Neuffer Professor of Southern Studies

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READINGS FROM THE 1801 AND 1906 CHARTERS

The Honorable Nikki G. Setzler
South Carolina Senate

Speaker Wilkins

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REMARKS

President Palms

The Honorable James H. Hodges, Governor
State of South Carolina

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READING AND PRESENTATION
OF THE 2001 RESOLUTION

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RESPONSE FROM THE UNIVERSITY
The Honorable Mack I. Whittle Jr., Chairman
University of South Carolina Board of Trustees

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BENEDICTION
Professor Kevin Lewis
University of South Carolina
Department of Religious Studies

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ALMA MATER
University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra

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ALSO SPRACH ZARATHUSTRA
University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra

RECESSIONAL
University of South Carolina Symphony Orchestra

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