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University Studies Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0566

This collection houses materials documenting the first few years of the University Studies Program, an interdisciplinary collection of activities designed to provide a broad view of science, social science, and humanities. Materials include a timeline showing the establishment of the program, a 1986 program review, budget materials, and catalog entries.

Dates

  • 1979-1985

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

0.8 Linear Feet

Abstract

This collection houses materials documenting the first few years of the University Studies Program, an interdisciplinary collection of activities designed to provide a broad view of science, social science, and humanities. Materials include a timeline showing the establishment of the program, a 1986 program review, budget materials, and catalog entries.

Biographical/Historical Note

The University Studies program was a collection of activities designed to approach scholarship from an interdisciplinary perspective. Programs included faculty colloquies, interdisciplinary courses for students (Aging and Society, War and Peace in the Nuclear Age, Species and Cultural Conservation, etc.), and learning communities (clusters of courses at the sophomore level to integrate material from several fields, for example International Development).

Arrangement

Collection consists of eight folders.

Acquisition Note

Collection was transferred to University Archives.

Repository Details

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

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