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Archive for February 1st, 2013

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.

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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.

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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.

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Guide to the University Friars Records

Newly Available Collection: Research Committee records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The purpose of the UO Research Committee, and its successor, the General Research Council of the Oregon State System of Higher Education, was to stimulate research at the university. The collection contains one record book of minutes, correspondence, grant information, and project descriptions.

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Guide to the Research Committee records

Newly Available Collection: Office of Public and Government Affairs records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The Office of Public and Government Affairs (PGA) promotes the University of Oregon throughout the community, state, local and federal governments. The collection contains Upward Bound and Vista files, office files, memoranda, reports and program information.

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Guide to the Office of Governmental Affairs Records

Newly Available Collection: Center on Diversity and Community records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The UO Center on Diversity and Community (CoDaC) is committed to advancing inclusive excellence through critical thinking and an ethic of care. The collection contains reports and VHS tapes on CoDaC projects concerning diversity and affirmative action.

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Guide to the Center on Diversity and Community Records

Newly Available Collection: Office of Greek Life records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The Office of Greek Life at the University of Oregon handled administrative duties for sororities and fraternities on campus. The collection contains sorority and fraternity files, photographs, correspondence, minutes, and general school information.

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Guide to the Office of Greek Life records

Newly Available Collection: Department of Theatre Arts records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The University of Oregon Department of Theatre Arts began within the Speech Department and the Theatre division was first headed by Horace Robinson who was also the Director of the University Theatre. The collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, and office files, photographs, slides, contact sheets, and negatives, broadsides, articles, posters, exhibit panels and other publicity, audio cassette tapes, and Eugene performing arts festival information, 1890-2001.

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Guide to the Department of Theatre Arts Records

Newly Available Collection: University High School records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

The University High School operated on the University of Oregon campus from 1916-1952 as a program of the School of Education to give student teachers classroom experience. The records include scrapbooks, publications, meeting minutes, correspondence, reunion information, newspaper clippings, student yearbooks, and photographs of students.

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Guide to the University High School Records

Newly Available Collection: Villard Hall Centennial records

Friday, February 1st, 2013

Villard Hall was the second building opened on the University of Oregon campus in 1886. The records document the history of the building as well as planning around the centennial celebration.

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Guide to the Villard Hall Centennial Records