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Faculty Senate Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0011

This collection houses memoranda, reports, minutes, membership information, resolutions, by-laws, and other materials documenting the activities of the University of Tennessee's Faculty Senate between 1947 and 1975.

Dates

  • 1947-1975

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

3 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses memoranda, reports, minutes, membership information, resolutions, by-laws, and other materials documenting the activities of the University of Tennessee's Faculty Senate between 1947 and 1975.

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Tennessee's Faculty Senate was formally organized in 1949 as the growing number of faculty made it nearly impossible to hold meetings of the general faculty. The group was reorganized in 1972 and is currently empowered to design curriculum to support the University's overall educational goals and to advise the President on matters affecting the University's faculty. It is also a charter member of the Tennessee University Faculty Senates, which is designed to increase communication between the Senates at the various campuses and enable UT faculty to lobby effectively at the state level.

Arrangement

This collection consists of three boxes.

Acquisition Note

These records are the property of the University of Tennessee's Archives.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480