Type of entity
Authorized form of name
Roper, Cecil E.
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Standardized form(s) of name according to other rules
Other form(s) of name
- Roper, E.C.
Identifiers for corporate bodies
Dates of existence
An Advisory Council, made up of of industry executives, recruited E. Cecil Roper from the Faculty of Commerce at UBC as the first Principal of BCIT. Roper, trained as a mining engineer, had earned an MBA after 20 years in the mining industry. Well connected to the world of B.C. industry, and equally well connected at UBC, Roper was able to attract faculty and staff from both arenas to work and volunteer for BCIT in its earliest days.
Functions, occupations and activities
First Principle of BCIT 1962-1967.
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Rules and/or conventions used
Level of detail
Dates of creation, revision and deletion
C. McLellan, 2014-11-26