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Universities and colleges -- Tennessee.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 302 Collections and/or Records:

Office of the Vice President for Development Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0397
Abstract

This collection houses the records created and maintained by the Office of the Vice President for Development during Joseph E. Johnson's tenure (1973-1991).

Dates: 1975 July-1990 June

Office of the Vice President for Development Records and Office of the President Reading Files

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0417
Abstract

This collection houses records created and maintained by the Office of the Vice President for Development during Joseph E. Johnson's tenure (1973-1991). Johnson may have created some of these records in his capacity as Chancellor of the University of Tennessee's Center for the Health Sciences in Memphis. An additional three boxes of reading files created during Johnson's tenure as President were added to these records at a later date.

Dates: 1961-1995

Office of the Vice President for Research and Academic Affairs Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0419
Abstract

This collection houses the records of the Office of the Vice President for Research and Academic Affairs dating from 1973 to 1993. During this time, the office was held by John W. Prados and Homer Fisher.

Dates: 1973-1993

Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Research Records

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0401
Abstract

These records document the activities of the University of Tennessee's Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs (later the Office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs and Research) between 1970 and 1989. Much of the material shows the office's work with the Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC). John W. Prados headed the office during the majority of the time period covered in this collection.

Dates: 1970-1989

Opportunities in Journalism Brochure

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0303
Abstract

This collection houses a brochure for the University of Tennessee's School of Journalism. It includes a write-up describing the advantages of majoring in Journalism as well as descriptions of sample courses in Journalism and Advertising.

Dates: 1946-1947

Papers of Andrew Jackson and the Papers of Andrew Johnson Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0591
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence produced by the Papers of Andrew Jackson and the Papers of Andrew Johnson. These letters include attempts to obtain funding from various government entities, arrangements for Harold Moser to come to the University of Tennessee campus to take part in the project, a budget summary for the year 1978, and discussion of a collaboration with Vanderbilt University.

Dates: 1978-1985

Paul L. Soper Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0452
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence, class materials, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, and photographs documenting Paul L. Soper's career at Western State College and at the University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1938-1998

Philip Scheurer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0551
Abstract This collection contains materials documenting Philip Scheurer’s tenure as Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Administration at the University of Tennessee. Most of the information shows athletic programs and the administration of the Thompson-Boling Arena, although there is some information on student organizations, orientation, and Board of Trustees student visits, in which UT Trustees (including UT President Lamar Alexander) shadowed undergraduate and graduate students for one day to...
Dates: 1985-1992

Philip Scheurer Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0569
Abstract

This collection contains materials documenting Philip Scheurer’s tenure as Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs and Administration at the University of Tennessee. Subjects covered in these materials include space and building planning, fraternities, athletics, minority affairs, and other topics.

Dates: 1988-1990

Philip Scheurer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0518
Abstract

This collection contains files created by Vice-Chancellor of Student Affairs Philip Scheurer from 1974 to 1997 (bulk 1994-1997) including internal UT documents, correspondence, newspaper articles, press releases, and reports. These reports show such issues as building safety, the UT Phone Fraud scandal, safety issues, parking, campus events, technology fees, campus residences, registration difficulties, computer fraud, and lawsuits.

Dates: 1974-1997; Majority of material found within 1994-1997

Philomathesian and Chi-Delta Literary Societies Publications and Programs

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0494
Abstract

This collection houses publications and programs documenting the Philomathesian and Chi-Delta Literary Societies at the University of Tennessee from 1850 to 1899. This material includes a copy of the Chi-Delta Crescent (1882), a copy of the Philo Star (1883), the bylaws of the Philomathesian Society (1899), a theater program (1891), and an anniversary program (1850).

Dates: 1850-1899

Philomathesian Society Portrait

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0721
Abstract

This portrait shows the members of the Philomathesian Society at East Tennessee University (now the University of Tennessee) during the 1874-1875 school year. The names of the 49 cadets depicted are printed below the picture.

Dates: 1874-1875

Philomathian Society Catalog

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1571
Abstract

A library catalog for the Philomathian Society at Cumberland University in Tennessee. The catalog includes a list of books in the society's library from May 20, 1844. There is also a chronological account of books borrowed between 1845 and 1848 from the library. This list includes surname of borrower, book number (which corresponds to the book list), date borrowed and returned.

Dates: 1844-1848

Phoenix Literary Magazines

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0661
Abstract

This collection houses two issues of the Phoenix, a student-created magazine containing poetry, short stories, photographs, drawings, and other art.

Dates: 1997-1998

Poetry Contest Submissions

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0298
Abstract

This collection houses fourteen student poems that were entered into a 1940 poetry contest at the University of Tennessee.

Dates: 1940

Professional Development Conference for Women Announcement

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0670
Abstract

This one-page flyer advertises the University of Tennessee’s Professional Development Conference for Women and includes brief descriptions of seminars and guest speakers.

Dates: 2006

Program Impact – Title I Annual Report

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0595
Abstract

This collection houses a report on the state of Tennessee’s efforts to comply with Title I of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act of 1965. The document includes budget information and narratives, summaries, and evaluations of such projects as assistance in housing, consumer education, and developing leadership skills completed during the 1973 fiscal year.

Dates: 1973

Program Reviews

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0520
Abstract This collection contains departmental program reviews, or self-studies, done by various departments on the University of Tennessee, Knoxville campus. These reviews include information about graduate and undergraduate studies, student demography, current faculty, curriculum, and future prospects. The collection also contains internal administrative program reviews, institute and center reviews, and additional material encompassing correspondence, departmental responses, updates, mid-cycle...
Dates: 1983-2001

Program Reviews

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0684
Abstract

This collection houses program reviews, or self-studies, completed by various University of Tennessee departments. They include information about graduate and undergraduate studies, student demography, current faculty, curriculum, and future prospects.

Dates: 1991-1996

Proposal to the Ford Foundation

 Collection
Identifier: AR-0603
Abstract

This collection houses a proposal to the Ford Foundation for a grant of $3,960,000 to strengthen graduate programs in science and engineering at the University of Tennessee in cooperation with the Oak Ridge National Laboratory. The collection also contains related correspondence and summaries of research in progress at the University. Most of the material was created by Alvin Weinberg, director of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

Dates: 1961-1963