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Lawrence University

 Organization

Found in 204 Collections and/or Records:

Office of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: LU-RG04-047
Scope and Contents This collection contains records of the Office of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty, and functionally related records pre-dating the creation of this office, from 1891 to the present. Previous titles of the Provost and Dean of the Faculty include the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Academic Dean. Records include files of the dean, annual reports submitted by faculty, records of grants made to faculty, and files documenting other subjects related to faculty and the academic program...

Office of the Registrar Records

 Collection
Identifier: LU-RG04-045
Scope and Contents This collection contains records of the Office of the Registrar, and student academic records pre-dating the creation of this office, from 1849 to the present. Records include scholastic records, faculty grade reports, student registers, G.I. Bill student records, and enrollment and retention reports and statistics.

Original Letters and Miscellany of Lawrence College Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LU-MS-008
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two volumes of assorted original correspondence and legal documents pertaining to the founding and early years of Lawrence University. Materials date from 1845 to 1934. The date that the volumes were assembled is unknown.

Oversized Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: LU-RG13-005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of oversized photographs of Lawrence buildings, athletics, people, and group photographs of the student body, faculty, and administration, dating from 1854 to the present.

Poster Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LU-RG14-005
Scope and Contents This collection consists of posters advertising campus events organized by departments and students at Lawrence from 1891 to the present. These include events such as Convocations, Conservatory recitals and concerts, theatre productions, art exhibitions, lectures, and campus celebrations.

Presidential Search Committee Records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: LU-RG02-004
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials documenting the search for a president from 1969 to 2004, during which time Presidents Thomas Smith, Richard Warch, and Jill Beck were appointed. Materials include correspondence between the search committee and nominated candidates for the position, as well as letters from colleges across the country providing suggestions for the new president. Interview schedules and resumes of candidates are also included.

Presidents' Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: LU-RG03-012
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the incoming and outgoing correspondence of presidents of Lawrence University with various constituencies, 1923 to 2008. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence with alumni, Greek organizations on campus, the Institute of Paper Chemistry, and trustees.

Recruitment Publications Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LU-RG14-004
Scope and Contents This collection consists of publications about Lawrence University distributed to prospective students, dating from 1895 to the present.

Residence Halls Collection

 Collection
Identifier: LU-RG08-009
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of materials documenting the history of Lawrence University's residence halls. Ormsby Hall was the first dorm built at Lawrence in 1889, and Hiett Hall is the most current dorm and was built in 2003. Materials in the collection include articles, building plans, correspondence, photographs, and information regarding construction and renovations.