University of Nevada, Reno, Office of Special Programs Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0425
Records related to the Multicultural Awareness Day, an annual event held on the University of Nevada campus to acquaint the student body and the surrounding community with various cultures. Coordinated by the Office of Special Programs, the records include correspondence, minutes, photographs, flyers, press releases and other promotional material, and miscellaneous planning material, 1980-1990.

Dates

  • 1980-1990

Creator

Restrictions

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.

Extent

0.2 Cubic Feet (0.2 cubic feet)

Abstract

Operating within the Office of Student Services, the Office of Special Programs was renamed the Special Programs and Academic Skills Center in 1986, and Academic Support Services in 1990. It provides assistance to undergraduate students who require academic support services and special advisement to help them succeed in the academic environment. Records related to the Multicultural Awareness Day, an annual event held on the University of Nevada campus to acquaint the student body and the surrounding community with various cultures. Coordinated by the Office of Special Programs, the records include correspondence, minutes, photographs, flyers, press releases and other promotional material, and miscellaneous planning material, 1980-1990.

Administrative History

Operating within the Office of Student Services, the Office of Special Programs was renamed the Special Programs and Academic Skills Center in 1986, and Academic Support Services in 1990. It provides assistance to undergraduate students who require academic support services and special advisement to help them succeed in the academic environment. Financial, communication, cultural, and physical difficulties are addressed by various programs, services, workshops, and tutoring coordinated by the office.

Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.

Related Collections

University of Nevada, Reno. Office of Student Services, Records, 1951-1988. AC 246 University of Nevada Reno. Office of Student Services. Records, 1958-1992. AC 354
Title
A Guide to the University of Nevada, Reno. Office of Special Programs, Records
Status
completed
Author
Jim Bantin
Date
Approximately 2003
Description rules
dacs

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)