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Education, higher -- Administration.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 49 Collections and/or Records:

Academic Program Council (APC)

Identifier: RG 10-10.13
Abstract The Academic Program Council has comprehensive responsibility for the academic program, with specific responsibilities for curriculum, policy development, and general oversight of practices and services affecting the academic program. The Council may elect to delegate certain specific responsibilities to subcommittees or members, but all decisions with policy implications will be brought before the entire Council. The Council receives proposals from academic divisions, core course planning...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1994-2007

Accreditation Reports and Studies

Identifier: RG 10-10.28
Scope and Contents

This collection is comprised of self-studies and reports undertaken by Berea College and its various academic and administrative departments in accordance with accreditating associations. Supporting materials such as memorandum and correspondence of committees are also included in this collection.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1921-2006

Administrative Committee

Identifier: RG 10-10.21

The Administrative Committee is responsible to the Board of Trustees and the President of the College for matters of finance, physical properties and internal management of the College. Members of the committee oversee all instructional and operating departments of the institution. The very first meeting of the Administrative Committee took place on October 5, 1937 under President Francis S. Hutchins.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1937-2005; Other: Majority of material found in 1967-2005

Admissions Committee

Identifier: RG 10-10.45
Scope and Contents

Meeting minutes, correspondence, and various materials of the Admissions Committee of Berea College. Collection also contains records of the Inter-School (Joint) Admissions Committee that represented various affiliated schools of Berea College.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1923-1967

Albert Greer Weidler Papers

Identifier: RG 09-9.62
Abstract Albert Greer Weidler (1882-1957) served as Berea College’s Dean of Labor (1918-1948) and professor (primarily of Economics and Sociology) (1918-1952). Weidler organized and expanded Berea’s labor program and began the tradition of a campus wide Labor Day celebration. Weidler’s wife, Josephine Mary Corbin (1877-1961) taught at Berea in the Academy and Foundation schools. Weidler received his undergraduate degree from Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pa., in 1902.  He completed post...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1922-1956

Appalachian Studies/Center Committee

Identifier: RG 10-10.19
Abstract The Appalachian Studies/Center Committee, also known as the Committee to Review the Appalachian Commitment, was appointed in 1987 by President John Stephenson to advise on matters relating to the activities of the Appalachian Center and the Appalachian academic program at Berea. The committee, however, was also charged with the task of conducting a comprehensive review of Berea's Appalachian commitment with a view to making recommendations that would become part of the long-range planning...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1987-1989

Berea College Board of Trustees

Identifier: RG 02-2.0
Scope and Contents

Meeting minutes, correspondence, historical records and official records of the Board of Trustees and their committees, 1858 to present.

Dates: 1866-

Berea College Cabinet (Schedule Committee)

Identifier: RG 05-5.37
Abstract When created, the Cabinet (or Schedule Committee) consisted of the College President, Dean of Women, Registrar, and Dean (or Assigning Officer) of each of the College’s five departments. The Cabinet acted for the General Faculty in granting permissions affecting more than one department, in assigning class-rooms and hours, and appointing duties to workers that did not fall within the department to which they belonged. The Cabinet also was also responsible for handing out punishments and...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1913-1989

Chad Berry Papers

Identifier: RG 04-4.07

Academic Vice President and Dean of Faculty From 2011-2019. Chad Berry came to the office of the Academic Vice President and Dean of the Faculty in 2011 after serving five years as Director of the Loyal Jones Appalachian Center and also serving one year as Director of the Center for Excellence in Learning through Service. Prior to coming to Berea in 2006, he was a member of the faculty at Maryville College.

Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 2011-2019

Charles Noble Shutt Papers

Identifier: RG 04-4.02
Abstract In his forty-seven year association with Berea College, Charles Noble Shutt touched virtually every aspect of the college from the placement of closets in Draper building to the organization of the academic departments. His career encompassed the reign of three college presidents and weathered two world wars.  Shutt first came to the college in 1915 as a Latin and German teacher. He later taught history and English, and was known as the leading grammarian on the campus. In 1924, Shutt...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1895 - 1966; Other: Majority of material found in 1915-1947