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The Records of the School of Arts and Letters Dean's Office Files

HISTORICAL SKETCH

The College of Arts and Letters is the largest academic college in the university. It is committed to encouraging its students to contribute to society and to apply their knowledge to solving social issues and improving the world around them. The College offers a cross-section of majors: in the humanities, the creative arts, and the social sciences. Also the institutes and centers encourage interdisciplinary exchanges among faculty and students alike; and they foster the critical thinking skills that all students need to ensure success in the global marketplace. 

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

This collection contains the College of Arts and Letters faculty and committee members, meetings, and minutes; programs and activities; and files from the Advisory Council, Academic Council and Council of Deans. Documents in the collection are dated from 1965 to present.

PROVENANCE

Unknown.

ACCESS

Open to researchers without restrictions. Questions on literary property rights should be directed to the Special Collections Librarian.

SIZE

2 Record Cartons and 1Hollinger Document Case

COLLECTION NUMBER

RG 17-1A

CONTAINER LISTING

Box 1

  1. Academic Appeals Committee:  School of Arts and Letters, 1975-76
  2. Academic Council – 1963-1966
  3. Academic Council 1966 – 1967
  4. Academic Council 1967 – 1968
  5. Academic Council 1968 – 1969
  6. Academic Freedom
  7. Academic Policy
  8. Admissions Policies
  9. Admissions Office - - Misc.
  10. Administrative Matters – Academic
  11. Administrative Policy (Braden)
  12. Administrative Policy – Reciprocal Arrangement – Courses- Etc.
  13. Administrative Policies
  14. Advising and Articulation Committee 1975 – 76 – Minutes, Agenda, Attachments
  15. Advisory Board, Arts & Letters 2005
  16. Advisory Council, Arts & Letters 1976-1982
  17. Advisory Council, Arts & Letters 1983-1985
  18. Advisory Council, Arts & Letters 1986-1988
  19. Advisory Council, Arts & Letters 1989-1993
  20. Arts Festival Program
  21. Association Memberships: 1 -19 -76
  22. Assembly on the Dimensions of Hunger March 22-23 1976
  23. Beta Club, The National (Dr. Harris)
  24. Bicentennial Committee: Minutes 4/10/75
  25. Bicentennial Committee:  Related Materials 4/75
  26. Blood Drive: Nov. 5 -6, 1975
  27. Bulletin of Information & Regulations to the Faculty
  28. By laws, College of Arts & Letters
  29. College Bowl – TV Programs  - ODU Participation in
  30. College –Community Lecture – R. L. Stern, Chmn.
  31. College Policy
  32. College Relations & Placement
  33. College Reorganization Plans, 1963
  34. Committee on Academic Standing – Policies and Materials
  35. Committee Assignments, Arts and Letters 75 – 76, 76 – 77
  36. Committees Proposals, Arts and Letters : 5/76
  37. Communications Committee
  38. Community College Division – E. A. Kovner, Dean
  39. “Compass” (Tidewater Better Business Bureau, Inc.)
  40. Comprehensive Examinations
  41. Council of Deans 1964 – 1965
  42. Council of Deans 1965 – 1966


Box 2

  1. Council of Deans 1966 – 1967
  2. Council of Deans 1967- 1968
  3. Council of Deans 1968-69
  4. Council of Deans 1st Semester 1969 – 70
  5. Council of Deans 2nd Semester 1969 – 70
  6. Counseling Office
  7. Credit Union
  8. Dedication of Campus Buildings- Batten Arts and Letter Building Degree Programs
  9. Degree Requirements A & L
  10. Department Chairperson  2 – 25 – 76
  11. Doctorates – Reports
  12. Dr. John B. Johnson, Jr., Conferences re test, proficiency exams and placement test.
  13. EEOC Training Program – State Personnel Office April 1, 1976
  14. Educational Program WHRO-TV
  15. Energy Research Coordination Committee
  16. Evening College
  17. Evening College Extension
  18. Extension – Guantanamo Bay Classes
  19. Faculty Advising, Arts & Letters
  20. Faculty Development Funds 1975 – 76
  21. Faculty Forum 1975 – 76
  22. Faculty Meetings1975 – 76
  23. Faculty Meeting Minutes of A&L, 1975-76  
  24. Faculty Meetings, University 8/25/76 and 8/24/77
  25. Faculty – New Orientation of
  26. Faculty – New Orientation of, Arts and Letters 1985
  27. Faculty Teaching Loads – Formula
  28. Fall Registration 1975
  29. Fall Registration 1976
  30. Foundation Plan, Arts and Letters
  31. “Gadfly”
  32. GOALS, Role Purpose – Rept. To Educa. Testing Ser Mogi – “Sister City” Committee
  33. HEW
  34. Homecoming 1976 – 1977
  35. Honors and Awards Banquet, ODU – 4-19 – 76
  36. Malpractice: Interaction of Medicine and Justice Through Public Policy
  37. Meetings with Department Chairmen
  38. Meeting with New Faculty 11 – 30 – 76
  39. Memos, etc. Arts & Letters 1970 & 1980s
  40. Memberships 1977-1985
  41. Mission Statement of the School of Arts and Letters
  42. Mobility on Wheels
  43. National Aeronautics & Space Adm.
  44. New Faculty, Arts and Letters 1975-1977
  45. New Faculty, Arts and Letters 1981-1983
  46. New Faculty, Arts and Letters 1985
  47. New York City Urban Fellowship Program
  48. Norfolk Little Theater
  49. Norfolk State College:  Course Enrollment 1975-76
  50. Notices and Announcements, 1968 – 69 & 1969 – 70
  51. Notices and Weekly Calendar
  52. Nurse -  Hospital programs connected with college
  53. ODU Bicentennial Committee  - (Members List) – Agenda for Meeting/Draft Minutes
  54. Old Dominion Foundation (Virginia Brand of Mellon Foundation)
  55. Old Dominion University and the City of Norfolk Colonial Encounters March 18-24, 2007
  56. Orientation Committee
  57. Overhead Sharing of Funds for Research 1974 – 75
  58. Preliminary Application Forms – 1976  ?
  59. Program Brochures 1980s
  60. Questionnaires, Misc.

Box 3

  1. Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
  2. Research and Publication Faculty Meeting – 2:30; 4/14/76
  3. Research and Publication Committee, Arts & Letters 1974 – 75
  4. Research and Publication Committee, Arts & Letters  1975-76
  5. Safety Committee
  6. Special Study – President Webb, April 1962
  7. Spring Registration 1976
  8. Student Evaluation of Teaching Procedures
  9. Summer School’s Innovative Cour. 1976
  10. Television Programs – “Television Conversation”
  11. “Tutoring School”
  12. UFO Schedule 1976-77
  13. Undergraduate Majors (Concentrated Field of Study)
  14. Upper Level Task Force, Arts & Letters
  15. Wesley Foundation

 

Revised: 5/08/2012