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The Records of ODU President’s Office Files, Joseph M. Marchello

BIOGRAPHY

Joseph M. Marchello served as President of Old Dominion University from 1985 to 1988. He came to Norfolk from the University of Missouri in Rolla, where he served as Chancellor from 1978-1985. After leaving the presidency, Marchello became a professor in ODU’s Civil and Environmental Engineering Department.

SCOPE AND CONTENTS

This collection contains the material accumulated during his tenure as University President and during the search for his successor. The collection includes the president’s speeches; staff meeting minutes and agendas; memorandums, and institutional reviews. The records are dated 1977-1989.

PROVENANCE

Unknown

ACCESS

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

SIZE

3 boxes

COLLECTION NUMBER

RG 2-1A4

CONTAINER LISTING

Box 1: 

Folder 1:  Athletic Director
Folder 2:  Chance Program
Folder 3:  Commonwealth Club
Folder 4:  Court Cases:  Sever, George
Folder 5:  Darden, Josh
Folder 6:  Physics
Presidential Search Committee
Folder 7:  Advertising 1989
Folder 8:  C.A.S.E. Institutional Review, 24 And 25 April, 1989
Folder 9:  Faculty/Student/Alumni Committee
Folder 10:  Dr. Fisher
Folder 11:  H.A.C.E.
Folder 12:  Position Description
Folder 13:  Publications and Articles
Folder 14:  Rules and Procedures for Meetings
Folder 15:  President Spong
Folder 16:  President’s Transition, 1985
Folder 17:  Quality of Life Survey and Report, 1987 – 1988

Box 2: 

Folder 1:  President’s Speeches, June 1985 – 1 Jan. 1986, Speeches and Correspondence
Folder 2:  President’s Speeches, May 1986
Folder 3:  President’s Speeches, June 1986
Folder 4:  President’s Speeches, July 1986
Folder 5:  President’s Speeches, Aug. 1986
Folder 6:  President’s Speeches, Sept. 1986
Folder 7:  President’s Speeches, Oct. 1986
Folder 8:  President’s Speeches, Nov. 1986
Folder 9:  President’s Speeches, Dec. 1986
Folder 10:  Speeches, Speech File, Dec. 1987
Folder 11:  Speeches, Speech File, Nov. 1987
Folder 12:  Speeches, Speech File, Oct. 1987
Folder 13:  Speeches, Speech File, Sept. 1987
Folder 14:  Speeches, Speech File, Aug. 1987
Folder 15:  Speeches, Speech File, July 1987
Folder 16:  Speeches, Speech File, June 1987
Folder 17:  Speeches, Speech File, May 1987
Folder 18:  Speeches, Speech File, April 1987
Folder 19:  Speeches, Speech File, March
Folder 20:  Speeches, Speech File, Feb. 1987
Folder 21:  Speeches, General Assembly, 28 Jan. 1987
Folder 22:  Speeches, Speech File, January
Folder 23:  Speeches, Education for a Technological Age, 19 Sept. 1988
Folder 24:  Speeches, Speech File, Dec. 1988
Folder 25:  Speech File, Nov. 1988
Folder 26:  Speech File, Oct. 1988
Folder 27:  Speech File, Sept. 1988
Folder 28:  Speech File, Aug. 1988
Folder 29:  Speech File, May 1988
Folder 30:  Speech File, April 1988
Folder 31:  Speech File, March
Folder 32:  Speech File, February
Folder 33:  Speech File, Jan. 1988
Folder 34:  Speeches, Aug. – Oct. 1985 (I)
Folder 35:  Speeches, Aug. – Oct. 1985 (II)
Folder 36:  Misc., Slides, Schedules, Etc. – In With Pres. Speeches
Folder 37:  Speech File, April 1986
Folder 38:  Speech File, March 1986
Folder 39:  Speech File, February
Folder 40:  Speech Files, Jan. 1986
Folder 41:  Speeches, Nov. – Dec. 1985 (I)
Folder 42:  Speeches, Nov. – Dec. 1985 (II)

Box 3: 

Folder 1:  Pres. Staff, Minutes and Agenda, 1977 – 1978, vol. I
Folder 2:  Pres. Staff, Minutes and Agenda, 1977 – 1978, vol. II
Folder 3:  Pres. Staff, Minutes and Agenda, 1977 – 1978, vol. III
Folder 4:  Pres. Univ. Council, Minutes and Agenda, 1979 – 1980
Folder 5:  Pres. and V.P., 1980 – 1981; 1981 – 1982
Folder 6:  1980 President/Vice-Pres. Retreat
Folder 7:  Salary Information, Faculty
Folder 8:  V.S.R.S. Benefits
Folder 9:  Thoughts for the Future, Pres. Marchello
Folder 10:  Agreements, vol. II, July, 1983
Folder 11:  Agreements

 

Revised: 3/7/2012