Guide to the College of Fine and Applied Arts Records, 1968-1999

Summary Information

Title: College of Fine and Applied Arts Records, 1968-1999
Collection: UA.5050
Extent: 40.52 linear feet (79 boxes, 4 half-sized manuscript boxes, 2 folders)
Abstract:

The College of Fine and Applied Arts was established in 1968 as Appalachian State Teachers College was restructuring in to Appalachian State University and currently includes the Departments of Art, Communication, Military Science and Leadership, Technology and Theatre and Dance. The College of Fine and Applied Arts Records contain mostly administrative and committee/council files dating 1968-1999.

Creator: College of Fine and Applied Arts.

Biographical/Historical Note

The College of Fine and Applied Arts was established in 1968 as Appalachian State Teachers College was restructuring in to Appalachian State University. The college currently includes the Departments of Art, Communication, Military Science and Leadership, Technology and Theatre and Dance. However, since 1968, the college has housed many other departments that have since been moved and/or restructured including Music (now the Broyhill School of Music) as well as Business (now the Walker College of Business). The college offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs, and is headed by the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, who reports to the provost.

Scope and Contents

The College of Fine and Applied Arts Records contain mostly administrative and committee/council files dating 1968-1999. The administrative files contain memoranda, evaluations, self-studies, faculty reviews, course files and other faculty information. The committee/council files contain meeting minutes, correspondence , policies and procedures, newsletters, proposals and membership lists. In addition to these files there are also more specific files pertaining to the Dean's Office, self-studies, and daily operations of the college.

Arrangement

This collection has not yet been fully processed.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for use in the Dougherty Reading Room. Individual accessions may have access restrictions due to the presence of confidential information. Restrictions are noted in the Accessions List, where applicable.

Acquisitions Information

These records were transferred to the University Archives in multiple accessions.

Processing Information

This record group has been minimally arranged and described in summary but has not yet been merged into a single collection. The record group currently consists of numerous individual accessions listed below.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], UA.5050: College of Fine and Applied Arts Records, University Archives, Appalachian State University, Boone, N.C., USA.

Container List

The following accession list links to inventories of records received and added to this record group.

UA.2004.056: Faculty Meeting Minutes and Agendas File, 1983-1988

UA.2004.110: College of Fine and Applied Arts File, 1994-1998

UA.2005.020: College of Fine and Applied Arts Committees and Councils File, 1983-1989

UA.2005.038: College of Fine and Applied Arts Committees and Councils File, 1989-1990

UA.2005.039: College of Fine and Applied Arts Faculty Data File, 1989-1990

UA.2005.065: Committees and Councils, 1968-1987

UA.2005.098: College of Fine and Applied Arts Dean's Office Self-Study Reports, 1976-1986

UA.2005.117: College of Fine and Applied Arts Annual Reports and Self-studies Files, 1967-1985

UA.2005.120: College of Fine and Applied Arts Music Building File, 1976-1980

UA.2005.162: College of Fine and Applied Arts Faculty Data File, 1972-1984 [Restricted due to personal information]

UA.2005.166: College of Fine and Applied Arts Faculty Data File, 1968-1981 [Restricted due to personal information]

UA.2005.192: College of Fine and Applied Arts Dean's Office Committees and Councils Files, 1968-1983

UA.2006.095: Faculty Information Files and Annual Reports, 1989-1992 [Some files are restricted due to personal information]

UA.2006.100: College of Fine and Applied Arts Departmental Files, 1982-1988

UA.2006.158: College of Fine and Applied Arts, Dean's Office: Course Files, 1983-1987

UA.2006.252: College of Fine and Applied Arts, Dean's Office, Office Files, 1980-1989

UA.2009.091: Faculty Data File, 1986-1988 [Restricted due to personal information]

UA.2010.047: College of Fine and Applied Arts: Administrative Files, 1998-1999