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Guide to the University of Wisconsin-- Eau Claire College of Arts and Sciences Records, 1948-2016

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Overview of Collection

Repository:
Special Collections & Archives
McIntyre Library
University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
P.O. Box 4004
105 Garfield Ave.
Eau Claire, WI 54702 – 4004
(715) 836-2739
https://library.uwec.edu/archives/

Reference Code: USGZE AS48
Accession Number: 09-002; 10-020; 11-021; 12-019; 12-037; 13-008; 13-032; 16-003; 16-027; 17-005
Collection Number: Archives Series 48
Creators: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. College of Arts and Sciences
Title: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. College of Arts and Sciences Records
Dates: 1948-2016
Location of Collection: D3/4a-4f; D3/5a; D10/3d-4b, D10/4e; D10/4h; D12/2f-2g
Languages: Collection materials are in English.
Summary: Meeting minutes, long range plans, annual reports, department / program files, and course syllabi from the College of Arts and Sciences and its affiliated academic departments.

Biographical / Historical Note

The College of Arts and Sciences at the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire was created in 1964 as the School of Arts and Sciences. The name was changed to the College of Arts and Sciences in 1997. It serves as the administrative unit that oversees academic departments offering degrees in the liberal arts. In 2008, these departments include: Art & Design, Biology, Chemistry, Communication and Journalism, Computer Science, Economics, English, Foreign Languages, Geography and Anthropology, Geology, History, Mathematics, Music and Theatre Arts, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Physics and Astronomy, Political Science, Psychology, and Sociology. In the 1970s and 1980s, it also administered programs in allied health professions and social work. The Arts and Sciences Curriculum Committee, which approves new courses, majors, minors, programs, and credit value for courses, operates under the College of Arts and Sciences.

Content Description

These records consist of five subseries: Meeting Minutes (for the College of Arts and Sciences as well as the Curriculum Committee), Annual Reports (for the College of Arts and Sciences and academic departments), Long Range Plans, Annuals Reports, Department / Program Files, and Course Syllabi.

Administrative Information

Acquisition Information: Transferred to the University Archives by the College of Arts and Sciences in 1997.

Access Restrictions: Collection is open to the public.

Use Restrictions: Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. Copyright owned by the University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire.

Preferred Citation: University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire College of Arts and Sciences Records, 1948-2016. AS48. Special Collections & Archives. McIntyre Library. University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. Eau Claire, WI.

Processing Note: Processed by Colleen McFarland in July 2008.

Arrangement: By subseries.

OCLC #: 26996286

Subjects

Corporate Names:
University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. College of Arts and Sciences – Archives
University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire. School of Arts and Sciences – Archives
University of Wisconsin--Eau Claire -- Curricula

Subject Terms:
Universities and colleges -- Wisconsin -- Eau ClaireAdministration
Universities and colleges -- Wisconsin -- Eau Claire – Curricula
Curriculum planning – Wisconsin – Eau Claire

Detailed List of Contents

Subseries 1: Meeting Minutes

Includes minutes of the Social Sciences Division (an administrative predecessor to the College of Arts and Sciences), College of Arts and Sciences faculty meetings, and the Curriculum Committee.

Dates: 1948-2011

Extent: 9.6 linear feet (14 archives boxes and 4 record cartons)

Container

Contents

Dates

Box

1

Social Sciences Division

1948-1959

Box

2-3

College of Arts and

Sciences Faculty Meetings

1965-1990

Box 4

Curriculum Committee

1965-1972

Box

5

Curriculum Committee

1973-1975

Box

6

Curriculum Committee

1975-1977

Box

7

Curriculum Committee

1977-1979

Box

Curriculum Committee

1979-1982


8

Box 9

Curriculum Committee

1980-1983

Box

10

Curriculum Committee

1983-1986

Box

11

Curriculum Committee

1986-1989

Box 12

Curriculum Committee

1989-1990

Box 13

Curriculum Committee

1991-1993

Box

14

Curriculum Committee

1993-1994

Box 47

1994-1997

Box 54

Curriculum Committee

1998-2000

Box 55

Curriculum Committee

2001-2006

Box 56

Curriculum Committee

2007-2011

Subseries 2: Annual Reports

Includes the annual reports of the college itself, as well as academic departmental annual reports.

Dates: 1965-1992

Extent: 1.6 linear feet (4 archives boxes)

Container

Contents

Dates

Box 15

College of Arts and Sciences

1965-1990

Box

16-18

Departments

1969-1992

Subseries 3: Long Range Plans

Fifteen year projections made by academic departments that include information about departmental missions, curricular changes, and faculty areas of expertise.

Dates: 1976-1986

Extent: 1.2 linear feet (3 archives boxes)

Container

Contents

Dates

Box 19

Departments A-G

1976-1986

Box

20

Departments H-M

1976-1985

Box

21

Departments M-S

1976-1986


Subseries 4: Department / Program Files

Miscellaneous communications between academic departments and the College of Arts and Sciences. May include departmental meeting minutes, long range plans, annual reports, newsletters, alumni directories and surveys, brochures, program proposals, self-studies for accreditation, and correspondence.

Dates: circa 1970 – circa 1992

Extent: 6.2 linear feet (10.5 archives boxes and 2 record carton)

Container

Contents

Dates

Box

22

American Studies,

Anthropology, Art

Circa 1970- circa 1990

Box

23

Biology, Computer Lab,

Computer Science, Economics

Circa 1970- circa 1992

Box

24

Criminal Justice, English,

Foreign Languages, Geography

Circa 1970- circa 1990

Box

25

Geography / Urban Studies,

History, Human Language Minor, Journalism, Legal Studies, Mathematics

Circa 1970- circa 1990

Box

26

Music, B.F.A., Performing

Arts, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Physics and Astronomy, Political Science, Psychology, Public Administration

Circa 1970- circa 1990

Box

27

Public Administration,

Public Relations, Regional and Community Studies, ROTC, Sociology, Human Subjects Review Committee, Soviet Studies, Speech and Theater, Campus Radio Station

Circa 1970- circa 1990

Box

28

Allied Health,

Communication Disorders

Circa 1970- circa 1985

Box

29

Environmental Public

Health, Health Care Administration, Medical Technology

Circa 1970- circa 1985


Box

30

Music Therapy,

Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Social Work

Circa 1970- circa 1985

Box

31

Social Work

Circa 1970- circa 1985

Box

45

Chemistry,

Safety

1964-1997

1992-1995, Acc. 11-021

Box

52

Chemistry

Circa 1970-circa 1985

Box

53

Philosophy and Religious Studies

1970s-2000s

Box

58

ENPH deleted course files and master program reviews transferred from Graduate Studies to A&S 2016

2010;

1973-1974

Subseries 5: Course Syllabi

Syllabi of discontinued/dropped courses filed alphanumerically by department name and number. Files are labeled with the dropped date only and may contain both syllabi and course revision forms.

Dates: 1948-2016

Extent: 18 linear feet (18 record cartons)

Container

Contents

Dates

Box

32

American Studies,

Anthropology, Art,

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box

33

Biology, Communication

Disorders, Chemistry

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box 34

Chemistry, Communications, Computer Science

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box

35

Computer Science,

Economics, English

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box

36

English, Environmental and

Public Health, French, Geography

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box

37

Geography, Geology,

German, History

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box 38

History, Humanities, International Education, Journalism

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box

39

Latin, Mathematics, Music,

Natural Science

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box

40

Norwegian, Occupational

Therapy, Philosophy, Physics, Psychology

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box 41

Religion, Sociology, Spanish, Speech, Social Work, Swedish, Theater

Circa 1948- circa 1998

42

Theater, Women’s Studies, History, International

Studies, Mathematics, Music, Physics, Psychology, Religion, Sociology

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Box 43

Physical Education

Art, Biology, Chemistry, Communication & Journalism, English, Geology, Germ, IDIS, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology

Circa 1948- circa 1998

Circa 1999- circa 2001

Box 44

Course Syllabi

Acc. 10-020

Box

46

Biology, Chemistry,

English, French, Geography, History, International Education, Italian, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, Theatre

2004-2005, Acc. 12-019

Box

48

Art, Biology,

Computational Science, Computer Science, English, French, Geography, Geology, History, Humanities, Interdisciplinary Studies, International Education, Mathematics, Music, Philosophy, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology

2006-2007, Acc. 13-008

Box 49

Art-Geology

2008-2013, Acc. 13-032

Box 50

German-Music

2008-2013, Acc. 13-032

Box 51

Music Therapy-Theater

2008-2013, Acc. 13-032

Box 57


American Indian Studies-
Womens Studies

2013-2016, Acc. 17-005

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