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Archive for February, 2013

Newly Available Collection: High School Debating League

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The High School Debating League was started by the Oregon Teacher Association and the University of Oregon contributed by publishing the Debating News newsletter, scheduling, and hosting the championship debate. The collection includes correspondence, programs, copies of the Debating News, and meeting minutes, 1910-1924.

UA 175

Guide to the High School Debating League Records

Newly Available Collection: Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia. Psi Chapter

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Phi Mu Alpha Sinfonia was established for male musicians in 1898 as a secret society, and in 1900 became a collegiate fraternity. The collection contains the University of Oregon’s Psi Chapter records including a fraternity scrapbook, correspondence, and records of honorary members.

UA 172

Guide to the Mu Alpha Sinfonia. Psi Chapter Records

Newly Available Collection: Institute of Molecular Biology

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The Institute of Molecular Biology was founded in 1859. It is a research community and graduate program that is dedicated to investigating biological questions at the molecular level. The collection contains records that document the functions and activities of this institute.

UA 169

Guide to the Institute of Molecular Biology Records

Newly Available Collection: Mu Phi Epsilon. Nu Chapter

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

Mu Phi Epsilon, Nu Chapter is a coeducational, professional music fraternity. The collection contains records that document the functions, activities, and people of this fraternity.

UA 168

Guide to Mu Phi Epsilon. Nu Chapter Records

Newly Available Collection: Creative Writing Program records

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The Creative Writing Program at the University of Oregon offers a minor concentration, the Kidd Tutorial program (a yearlong course for undergraduates), and a masters degree. The collection contains the records of short story winner of W. Kidd, 1974.

UA 163

Guide to the Creative Writing Program Records

Newly Available Collection: College of Human Development and Performance records

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The College of Human Development and Performance first opened in 1947 and closed in 1995. The college offered graduate programs in physical education, community health, leisure studies and services, human services, gerontology, and corrections. The collection contains records that document the functions and activities of this college.

UA 162

Guide to the College of Human Development and Performance Records

Newly Available Collection: Oregon University System (OUS) Academic Council records

Friday, February 22nd, 2013

The Oregon University System (OUS) Academic Council’s role is to discuss and review academic issues and present recommendations for action to the Interinstitutional Faculty Senate. The collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes and office files, 1991-1994.

UA 161

Guide to the Oregon University System (OUS) Academic CouncilĀ  Records

Newly Available Collection: James H. Gilbert records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

James H. Gilbert (1878) was a professor and dean of the University of Oregon and an economic adviser to the state of Oregon. The collection includes office files, governing committee minutes, information relating to library statistics, 1932 senior class gift, class of 1928 gift, plans for Soldier’s Home, and correspondence, 1931-1932.

UA 157

Guide to the James H. Gilbert Records

Newly Available Collection: Office of Academic Affairs records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The Office of Academic Affairs provides coordination and support at the University of Oregon for all academic personnel matters, programming, and other issues pertaining to the academic standards and mission of the institution. The collection contains records that document the functions and activities of this office.

UA 156

Guide to the Office of Academic Affairs Records

Newly Available Collection: University Friars records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

University Friars is a University of Oregon campus organization that promotes campus leadership and volunteerism. The collection consists of Friars publications, directories, and rosters.

UA 154

Guide to the University Friars Records