University of Nevada, Reno, Office of Governmental Relations Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0339

Scope and Contents

The University of Nevada, Reno, Office of Governmental Relations Records consists of information on subjects such as the University Foundation, Mackay School of Mines, the Small Business Development Center, Truckee Meadows Community College, and a speech by Nevada senator Harry Reid to the Engineering School, 1988.

Dates

  • 1985-1992

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

The University maintains several governmental relations programs as one component of it public relations efforts. These programs involve state and national legislative bodies and are assisted by community-based groups. Activities are designed to support the legislative efforts of the president and the Board of Regents to enhance support and funding for instruction and research.

Beginning in 1981, it was a community based volunteer program known as the Legislative Relations Steering Committee. In 1985, it became the Office of Governmental Relations expanding to include federal government relations, as well as state.

Extent

3 Linear Feet (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The University maintains several governmental relations programs as one component of it public relations efforts. These programs involve state and national legislative bodies and are assisted by community-based groups. Activities are designed to support the legislative efforts of the president and the Board of Regents to enhance support and funding for instruction and research. The collection consists of information on subjects such as the University Foundation, Mackay School of Mines, the Small Business Development Center, Truckee Meadows Community College, and a speech by Nevada senator Harry Reid to the Engineering School, 1988.

Arrangement

Arranged in alphabetical order by subject.

Title
Guide to the University of Nevada, Reno, Office of Governmental Relations Records
Status
Completed
Author
Karen Gash
Date
Approximately 1994
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)