President of Brock University
The interview process begins.
Telegrams are exchanged between Dr. Gibson and Arthur A. Schmon, chair of the Brock University Founders’ Committee.
The telegram that began the process. A request from Arthur A. Schmon to Dr. Gibson to consider the position of president of Brock University.
The second telegram to Dr. Gibson from Arthur A. Schmon. There is a sense of eagerness and urgency. August 10, 1963
A transcribed telegram firming up plans for Dr. Gibson to meet with Arthur A. Schmon, chair of the Brock University Founders’ Committee in Toronto. August 14, 1963
He says “Yes”!
Dr. Gibson accepts the offer to be president of Brock University.
Arthur A. Schmon confirms Gibson's acceptance and the wheels are set in motion.