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Identifier: UA 5247
Abstract Appalachian State Teachers College, established in 1929 as a four-year college, was the precursor to Appalachian State University. The Appalachian State Teachers College Records include items such as early documents, correspondence, publications, speeches, and commencement addresses.
Abstract The Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. was chartered in November 1970 to begin and sustain a fund-raising program for ASU and supports the university by receiving and investing private funds to help further the institution's academic mission. The Appalachian State University Foundation, Inc. Records, dating 1929-2008, contain mostly financial statements and meeting minutes for the Foundation and its Board of Directors.
Dates: 1929-2008; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1986
Identifier: UA 01
Abstract The Appalachian State University Board of Trustees advises the Board of Governors and the Chancellor primarily on the management and development of the University. The Board of Trustees records consist of the minutes for board meetings and retreats, as well as correspondence between the ASU Chancellor and the ASU Board of Trustees, a self-study, and membership files on former board members.
Dates: 1949 - 2015
Abstract Anthropology has been taught at Appalachian State University since 1970, and the department currently operates within the College of Arts and Sciences, offering undergraduate level coursework and degrees. This collection contains meeting minutes, agendas, and memorandums dealing with the Academic Policies and Procedures Committee, the Arts and Sciences Council, and Anthropology Department Faculty meetings and long range planning, dating 1986-1997.
Dates: 1986-1997; Majority of material found within 1987 - 1991
Abstract The Department of Athletics oversees all intercollegiate athletic programs at Appalachian State University (ASU) under the National Collegiate Athletics Association (NCAA). These records contain administrative files as well as files relating to athletics programs, the Southern Conference, the Athletics Council, and other ephemeral material, dating 1952-1999.
Dates: 1952-1999; Majority of material found within 1968 - 1991
Abstract The Department of Communication is housed within the College of Fine and Applied Arts and was established in 1977 as the Department of Communication Arts. The Department of Communication Records contain administrative and correspondence files dating 1967-2003.
Abstract The Department of Economics currently operates within the John A. Walker College of Business and offers undergraduate coursework leading to a Bachelor of Arts in Economics, with a variety of concentrations. These records contain administrative and departmental files dating 1978-1999.
Dates: 1978-1999; Majority of material found within 1984 - 1999
Abstract The Department of English Records contain administrative and academic files, as well as correspondence between the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, the Department of English, the chairperson, and other department faculty.
Dates: 1985-2007; Majority of material found within 1993 - 2007
Abstract Health and Physical Education courses have been taught at Appalachian since at least 1921 and in 1991, the department was renamed The Department of Health, Leisure and Exercise Science (HLES) and currently operates in the College of Health Sciences. The Department of Health, Leisure, and Exercise Science Records contain information on committees, programs and facilities from the early years of the program.
Dates: 1967-1983; Majority of material found within 1967 - 1981
Abstract The Department of Psychology provides students the opportunity to pursue either a Bachelor of Science or a Bachelor of Arts degree and also offers four master's level graduate programs. The Department of Psychology Records are primarly composed of administrative files relevant to the department, including correspondence, memos, course syllabi, grant proposals, annual reports, and information on curriculum.
Dates: 1965-1992; Majority of material found within 1976 - 1987
Abstract The Division of University Advancement at Appalachian State University supports and encourages the university’s academic mission by engaging alumni and friends and the local community through news, special programming, and direct contact. The University Advancement Records contain administrative, operating, fundraising, correspondence, historical and reporting documents, dating 1911-2008, with the bulk of the material dating 1991-1994.
Dates: 1911-2009; Majority of material found within 1991 - 1994
Identifier: UA 45
Abstract The Elizabeth Brown Scoggins collection contains papers, photographs, documents, and artifacts spanning the history of Appalachian State and Watauga County from the 19th Century to the early 21st. Much of the collection is devoted to the Dougherty, Brown, and Bartlett families with an emphasis on concerning B.B. and D.D. Dougherty, founders of what would become Appalachian State University.
Dates: 1866-2003; Majority of material found within 1903 - 2000
Abstract The General College of Appalachian State University was established in 1968, and included programs such as International Programs, Interdisciplinary Studies, Freshman Seminar, and the Honors Program. The General College Records contain a variety of files and subjects due to the often-shifting organization of the programs within the General College, but are generally administrative in nature or pertain to specific program information.
Dates: 1963-1990; Majority of material found within 1963 - 1978
Abstract The Graduate Student Association Senate is a student-run organization representing the graduate student population of Appalachian State University. The records of the Graduate Student Association Senate contain mostly meeting minutes and memos, grant applications and information, and correspondence, dating 1981-2001.
Dates: 1981-2001; Majority of material found within 1987 - 1993
Abstract Upward Bound provides academic support to high school students so they may complete high school, enroll in college, and successfully obtain a college degree. The Learning Assistance Program (LAP) provides integrated services fostering the personal development and academic growth of general and specific student populations at Appalachian. The Records of the Learning Assistance Program/Upward Bound contain some grant files, and mostly administrative and program files, dating 1972-2003.
Dates: 1972-2003; Majority of material found within 1972 - 1993
Abstract This collection consists of a scrapbook of newspaper clippings and photographs from the activities of the Library Science Club from 1949 through 1978.
Abstract Established in 1976, The National Center for Developmental Education (NCDE) provides instruction, training programs, research, and other services consistent with the purpose of developmental education and the missions of Appalachian State University and the Reich College of Education. The National Center for Developmental Education (NCDE) Records contain mostly correspondence and administrative files pertaining to NCDE and the Kellogg Institute, as well as several media collections including...
Dates: 1930-2009; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1983
Abstract Academic Affairs oversees functions and offices relating to the academic operations of ASU and the head of the office is the Provost, who reports directly to the Chancellor. The Office of Academic Affairs Records contain a variety of administrative, planning, financial, committee/council, subject, calendar, report and correspondence files, dating 1962-2009, though most of the files date to the 1980s and 1990s.
Dates: 1962-2009; Majority of material found within 1974 - 1983
Abstract The Office of Computer and Management Services began in 1979 in the Division of Academic Affairs and handled some record-keeping functions of the university as well as computer, software and networking implementation on campus. The Computer and Management Services Records contain administrative and correspondence files dating 1979-1991.
Dates: 1979-1991; Majority of material found within 1984 - 1991
Abstract The Office of Cultural Affairs, in the Division of University Advancement, presents a variety of events and programs, including the Performing Arts Series, the Forum Series, concerts, plays, dance performances, and other arts performances. The Office of Cultural Affairs Records contain mostly administrative files between 1975 and 1997, including memoranda, correspondence, planning documents, use requests, information on artists and personnel, and budget documents, the bulk of which comes from...
Dates: 1975-1997; Majority of material found within 1980 - 1997
Abstract The Office of General Studies operated within Academic Affairs, and coordinated efforts of ASU for orientation and advising of new students as well as general curriculum for all students. The Office of General Studies Records contain files mostly pertaining to Orientation and advising, and date 1974-2001.
Dates: 1969-2001; Majority of material found within 1974 - 1993
Abstract The Office of Internal Audits is an independent office of Appalachian State University that conducts appraisals, analyses, and offers recommendations to ensure the control of physical, financial, and business practices, as well as compliance with federal, state, and local policies, and various accrediting agencies. The bulk of this record group is in the Audits and Systems Bank Reconciliation file (1978-1985) and contains bank reconciliations and balance sheets as well as account transactions,...
Dates: 1955-2004; Majority of material found within 1978 - 1985
Abstract The Office of Student Conduct operates in the division of Student Development and exists to educate students about community standards, promote student learning, and facilitate the development of thoughtful and responsible citizens through a fundamentally fair process. The Office of Student Conduct Records contains both administrative and operating files, dating 1983-2008.
Abstract These records contain administrative, meeting and correspondence files regarding the Office of the Chancellor at Appalachian State University (ASU) and their role as a reporting member to the President of the UNC system of schools. ASU joined the UNC system in 1972, and Herbert Wey served as the first chancellor.
Dates: 1972-2002; Majority of material found within 1993 - 2001
Identifier: UA 03.002
Overview John Edwin Thomas served as Chancellor of ASU from his appointment in 1979 to his retirement in 1993. The records contain information on the general administration of Appalachian State University, state governance, accreditation, academic programs, student life, and cultural events. His administration is known for capital improvements to the campus, increased faculty, and development of technological and communication infrastructure.
Identifier: UA 02.01
Abstract B.B. Dougherty was a founder of the Appalachian Training School in 1903. His papers primarily include materials relating to Dr. Dougherty's role as an administrator of Appalachian State Teachers College and predecessor institutions (1903-1955), and his many positions on state boards and committees concerned with the education in North Carolina (1911-1957).
Identifier: UA 03.001
Abstract Dr. Herbert Wey served as Appalachian State University’s third president and first Chancellor from 1969 to 1979. The collection consists of reports, correspondence, articles, speeches, clippings, and other papers concerning the administrative operation of the campus, fund raising, student life, and academic programs of Appalachian State University.
Identifier: UA 5173
Abstract Robert Earl Snead started at Appalachian State University as a student, earning his Bachelor's degree in 1955, and a Master's in 1957. He later returned to the University and became director of Alumni Affairs from 1966-1971. In 1971, he became Vice-Chancellor for Development and in 1989, he was made executive assistant to the Chancellor, retiring in 1997. The Robert Earl Snead Collection contains materials related to his career at ASU and includes reports, meeting minutes, publications, and...
Abstract While the Student Government at Appalachian State University dates back to 1939, the current Student Government Association was established in 1967 with the purpose communicating the concerns of students to the university administration and to promote the general welfare of the student body. The Student Government Association Records contain meeting agendas, governing constitution and activity materials, operating documents, VHS tapes, office files belonging to branches and groups of committees...
Dates: 1954-2013, Undated; Majority of material found within 1977 - 2007
Abstract This collection contains annual report files created by both academic and administrative departments and offices within Appalachian State University between 1961-2010. This collection was created from multiple accessions and predominantly consists of annual reports but also includes additional material related to their creation. While many departments have a report for every year, some may not have a report for each year.
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