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University and Community College System of Nevada Newspaper Clipping Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0449
A compilation of newspaper clippings related to the University of Nevada, Reno and the University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN). The collection is comprised primarily of the "UCCSN Newspaper Clips & Press Releases" packet, a weekly compilation of all the published references to UCCSN institutions, faculty, staff and students identified from the Reno Gazette-Journal, Las Vegas Review-Journal, Las Vegas Sun, Sparks Tribune, Nevada Appeal (Carson City), Record Courier, Lahontan Valley News, Elko Daily Free Press, Ely Daily Times, Henderson Home News, Humboldt Sun, and the Las Vegas Business Press. Also included are UCCSN citations from out-of-state newspapers and national educational journals, such as the Chronicle of Higher Education. The packet was prepared as a media tracking service for the UCCSN Board of Regents and was also distributed to UCCSN campus Presidents. The bulk of the clippings fall within the 1984-2001 period.

Dates

  • 1905, 1907, 1911, 1953, 1984-2001
  • Majority of material found within 1984 - 2001

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

18 Cubic Feet (18 boxes)

Abstract

A compilation of newspaper clippings related to the University of Nevada, Reno and the University and Community College System of Nevada (UCCSN). The bulk of the clippings fall within the 1984-2001 period.

Administrative History

The Board of Regents is responsible for the governance of the institutions comprising the University and Community College System of Nevada. The Board meets regularly and has additional committee meetings. All regular and committee meetings are open to the public.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The records were transferred from the University and Community College System of Nevada.
Title
A Guide to the University and Community College System of Nevada Newspaper Clipping Collection
Status
completed
Author
Jim Bantin
Date
Approximately 2004
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

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

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
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