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Fleischmann Planetarium and Science Center Records

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Identifier: AC 0454
Overview Located on the University of Nevada, Reno campus, Fleischmann Planetarium was constructed as a community educational and cultural facility with a mission to present astronomical displays, meteorological displays, and educational programs to the northern Nevada community. Completed in 1963, it was billed as the world's first atmospherium. Collection primarily consists of materials created by the Planetarium that document programs, events, fundraising efforts, and interactions with the larger...

University of Nevada, Reno Foundation Records

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Identifier: AC 0453
Overview The University of Nevada, Reno Foundation, which began operations in late 1980 and was incorporated in May 1981, attracts private financial support and manages assets for the maximum benefit of the university. The Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees comprised of alumni, community leaders, business leaders and other friends of the university, and is a 501(c)3 organization. The collection contains records of the principle fundraising organization of the University of Nevada, Reno,...

Friends of the University Library Records

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Identifier: AC 0446
Overview The Friends of the University Library was established as a permanent organization in 1953 in order to support and assist the University of Nevada, Reno Libraries in enhancing the collection ans services offered by the Libraries. The collection include administrative information, meeting minutes, and events material concerning the organization's fund raising events, programming, sponsored projects, and other activities.

University of Nevada, Reno, Office of Governmental Relations Records

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Identifier: AC 0339
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...

University of Nevada, Reno, Office of the Vice President for University Advancement Records

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Identifier: AC 0250
Abstract Collection includes proposals, reports and correspondence.These records, 1976-1986, are from the tenure of Dr. &chard E. Dankworth as Director of Extended Programs and Continuing Education, 1976- 1978; Vice President for University Services, 1978-1980; Vice President for Public Affairs, 1980-1984; and Vice President for University Advancement, 1984-1986.Records document development of the [Lawlor] Special Events Center, the University of Nevada-Reno Foundation (which is...

Vice President for University Advancement Records

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Identifier: AC 0441
Abstract The Vice President for University Advancement oversees the fund raising, alumni relations, special events, and public relations and information efforts of the university. The offices of University Advancement include the Alumni Association as well as Alumni Relations, Communications, Special Events, and the University of Nevada, Reno Foundation. Subject files containing correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, publications, reports, proposals, and other administrative records documenting...