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Medill School of Journalism Faculty Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: 16/15

Scope and Contents

Medill School of Journalism faculty minutes date from 1940 to 2004 and are arranged chronologically. Included in the series are minutes from full and teaching faculty meetings as well as from subunits of the faculty including the Medill Council on Undergraduate Studies, the Curriculum Committee, and the Ad Hoc Bylaws Committee. Minutes from meetings of Medill's Graduate Division and Editorial Department faculties are in separate folders. Scattered through the series are related meeting agendas, correspondence, and reports. Issues addressed in the minutes and related documents pertain largely to school administrative and curricular matters.

Addition, Box 4 Medill faculty minutes dating between 1939 and 1970 have been added to the series. They are arranged in chronological order.

Dates

  • 1939-2004

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at specialcollections@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

4.00 Boxes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The minutes of the factulty of Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism date from 1940 to 2004. Included in the series are minutes from full and teaching faculty meetings as well as from subunits of the faculty including the Medill Council on Undergraduate Studies, the Curriculum Committee, and the Ad Hoc Bylaws Committee.

Arrangement

The minutes are arranged in chronological order.

Method of Acquisition

Approximately fifteen linear inches of these minutes and records were separated from the papers of Medill professor Richard Schwarzlose (Accession #92-113). Supplementing these are items removed from the University Archives' general reference files.

Processing Information

Kevin B. Leonard; April 13, 2006.
Title
Guide to the Medill School of Journalism Faculty Minutes
Author
Kevin B. Leonard
Date
12/05/2007
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635