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Scope and Content Advisory board minutes, articles, brochures, correspondence, and symposia ephemera collected by the Library through the years from the Ackerman Center for Holocaust Studies.
Dates: 1989 - 1995
Dates: 1972 - 1995
Abstract Established in 1979, the Andrew R. Cecil Lecture Series on Moral Values in a Free Society brings scholars and experts to The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) to lecture on a topic of interest or their work. The lecture series began as a collaboration between UTD and Dr. Andrew R. Cecil, a Scholar in Residence at UTD. Dr. Cecil created the lecture series to explore topics such as ethics, moral philosophy, religion, society, culture, and the ways they interact with each other.
Dates: 1979 - 1995
Scope and Content The collection contains military records, copies of speeches, articles and publications, a photograph, and two long play records generated by Lloyd V. Berkner in his career as a United States Naval Officer, scientist, educator, and administrator. These papers were collected by Ted Booth, a relative of Lloyd V. Berkner, and were received in a good, but unorganized condition. The Lloyd V. Berkner Papers Addendum are housed in seven manuscript boxes, and one...
Dates: 1923 - 1971; Majority of material found within 1959 - 1967
Scope and Content This collection contains correspondence, speeches, scientific papers, and reports collected, compiled, or produced by Lloyd V. Berkner throughout his distinguished career as a scientist, researcher, and educator. The Lloyd V. Berkner Papers are housed in fourteen manuscript boxes totaling 7 linear feet of material.The material arrived in good condition and was arranged by the archivist. Seven series of material were identified.Series I: Correspondence. This series...
Dates: 1925 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1934 - 1967
Abstract This collection contains photographs, negatives, slides, and digital images taken by F.W. “Rick" Biddenstadt in his capacity as official photographer for the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) from 1984 until his retirement in 2003. The collection also contains a few historical UTD images used in various special projects, as well as a few images related to his own photographic work. Biddenstadt was part of the Special Collections and Archives Division, Eugene McDermott Library and also...
Dates: 1962 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1989 - 2003
Dates: 1975 - 2000; Majority of material found within 1977 - 1992
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Career Centers assists UTD students with career advising, internships, student employment, and placement services.
Dates: 1981 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1986 - 1992
Dates: 1988 - 1996; Majority of material found within 1988 - 1996
Dates: 1972 - 1991
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Center for Translation Studies works to promote, study, and educate about the work of translators and translations. It was established at UTD in 1980.
Dates: 2013 - 2018; Majority of material found within 2013 - 2018
Dates: 1974 - 2003; Majority of material found within 1975 - 2000
Abstract Dr. Charles L. Branch is a neurosurgeon and philanthropist who supported The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) Center for BrainHealth, including establishing the Charles L. Branch BrainHealth Award. He studied neurosurgery under one of the field’s pioneers, Dr. Wilder Penfield (1891-1976). This collection contains material about both men.
Dates: 1927 - 2016; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1972
The University of Texas at Dallas Erik Jonsson School of Engineering and Computer Science Collection
Dates: 1974 - 2011; Majority of material found within 1984 - 2004
Abstract The current library building was constructed in the 1970s and named for one of the University's founders, Eugene McDermott. In addition to the main campus building the library has satellite facilities located in the Naveen Jindal School of Management building as well as at The Callier Center for Communication Disorders in Dallas.The Eugene McDermott Library is also home to the Special Collections and Archives Division comprised of the Belstering Botanical Book Collection, The...
Dates: 1962 - 2017; Majority of material found within 1988 - 2012
Abstract Held annually from 1957-1986 the Dallas-based department store chain Neiman Marcus presented an event called the Fortnight. Occurring in late October, or November this celebration presented fashion shows, cultural events, film screenings, galas, and other events themed after a specific country. The University of Texas (UTD) also participated in this event, hosting lectures, cultural celebrations, film screenings, food events, and other events highlighting the chosen country.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1981; 1975 - 1981
Graduate Research Center of the Southwest (GRCSW)/Southwest Center for Advanced Studies (SCAS) Collection
Abstract The Graduate Research Center of the Southwest (GRCSW) was officially chartered on February 14, 1961 as a privately funded, basic research institution to aid the southwestern region of the United States in the advancement of graduate education in the natural sciences. It officially changed its name to the Southwest Center for Advanced Studies (SCAS) on January 1, 1967 and became part of The University of Texas System on September 1, 1969 when it was hence known as The University of Texas at...
Dates: 1961 - 1978; Majority of material found within 1961 - 1969
Abstract The Gulf Universities Research Consortium (GURC) was an organization composed of educational institutions located in states bordering the Gulf of Mexico. The Consortium worked to study the geological, environmental, meteorological, anthropological, and oceanographic conditions along the coastal regions of and in the Gulf of Mexico. The GURC participated in research partnerships with many of the petrochemical and energy corporations in the region. The University of Texas at Dallas participated...
Dates: 1967 - 1975; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1974
Overview Francis S. Johnson (1918-2009) was a pioneering space scientist who was appointed the first head of the Atmospheric and Space Sciences Program of The Graduate Research Center of the Southwest's Earth and Planetary Science Laboratory. He served as President of The University of Texas at Dallas from 1969-1971.
Dates: 1946 - 1988; Majority of material found within 1969 - 1984
Abstract Dr. Scherry Johnson was recruited to The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) in 1988, by UTD President Robert Rutford, to serve as the University’s Vice President of External Affairs. Dr. Johnson oversaw a number of programs at UTD including fundraising and development, creating scholarships to support new freshman at UTD, and helping organize the creation of UTD's strategic plan, UTD Vision 2020. Dr. Johnson then went on to oversee UTD's Advanced Placement Institute,...
Dates: 1986 - 2011; 1989 - 1992
Abstract Nelle Johnston was a long-time executive secretary for J. Erik Jonsson, a former Mayor of Dallas and and co-founder of Texas Instruments and The Graduate Research Center of the Southwest. She was also president of the Callier Center for Communication Disorders from 1965 until its transfer to the University of Texas at Dallas in 1975.
Dates: 1980 - 1980; Majority of material found in 1980 - 1980
Dates: 1990 - 2018; Majority of material found within 1998 - 2015
Dates: 1975 - 2014
Dates: 1971 - 2012; Majority of material found within 1975 - 2005
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Office of Budget and Finance is responsible for overseeing the financial and budgetary processes of The University of Texas at Dallas, as well as participating in strategic planning initiatives.
Dates: 1970 - 1993; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1980
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Office of Development and Alumni Relations oversees fundraising and donation efforts at the University. It works in conjunction with the UT System to monitor the University's endowments and investments. It also works to keep alumni of the University engaged after their graduation through events, information, and giving opportunities.
Dates: 1996 - 2014; Majority of material found within 2009 - 2014
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas Office of Financial Aid oversees scholarship, aid, and support packages at The University of Texas at Dallas.
Dates: 1970 - 1992; Majority of material found within 1981 - 1987
Abstract The Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost promotes and pursues excellence in the University of Texas at Dallas' (UTD) academic units, oversees all Academic Affairs at UTD, and sponsors faculty hiring, faculty promotion and tenure, and all academic programs. The Provost provides oversight to the seven academic deans, the graduate dean (Graduate Studies), the undergraduate dean (Undergraduate Education), and other programs across the campus, including the McDermott Scholars Program,...
Dates: 1963 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1969 - 2000
Abstract The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD)Office of the President oversees the executive function of the University, provides high level policy and strategic goals and guidance, and serves as the public face of the University. It is the highest level of authority at the University.
Dates: 1969 - 1995; Majority of material found within 1971 - 1987
Overview The Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs oversees many of The University of Texas at Dallas functions related to managing academic faculty, including salary questions, faculty recruitment and appointment, tenure reviews, complaints about instructors, and other tasks related to the academic mission of the University.
Dates: 1981 - 1991; Majority of material found within 1983 - 1989
- University of Texas at Dallas 20
- University Archives 12
- Richardson (Tex.) 7
- Rutford, Robert H. (Robert Hoxie), 1933-2019 7
- Southwest Center for Advanced Studies 6
- University of Texas at Dallas. Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost 6
- Graduate Research Center of the Southwest 5
- Green, Cecil Howard, 1900-2003 5
- Hales, Anton 5
- Jonsson, Erik, 1901-1995 4
- McDermott, Eugene, 1899-1973 4
- University of Texas System 4
- Berkner, Lloyd V. (Lloyd Viel), 1905-1967 3
- Clark, Anson L. 1893-1967 3
- Dallas (Tex.) 3
- Jennifer, Franklyn 3
- Johnson, Francis S., 1918-2009 3
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 -- Assassination 3
- Research institutes -- United States 3
- Southern Methodist University 3 ∧ less