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University of Northern Colorado


The State Normal School, Greeley, Colo., was established in 1889. The name was changed in 1911 to Colorado State Teachers College; in 1935 to Colorado State College of Education; in 1957 to Colorado State College; and in 1970 to University of Northern Colorado.

Found in 53 Collections and/or Records:

A Report for the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Doctoral Programs, 1975, 1974

 Sub-Series — Box: RG007.020
Identifier: Sub-Subseries 5
Scope and Contents File 1 -- A Report for the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Doctoral Programs prepared by Bureau of Educational Research Services of the College of Education University of Northern Colorado Greeley, Colorado. Volume 1: Doctoral Programs. Insert in volume 1: "Supplemental Data on Multi-Media Services." Volume 2: Faculty Resources for Doctoral Programs File 2 -- Archives does not have the visiting team report. However the introductory page of the 1974 self study refers...
Dates: 1975, 1974

Academic Banners, circa 1990?-2011

 Series — Container: Oversize Map Case
Identifier: Sub-Series 5
Scope and Contents The Centennial Graduation Banners used at the 1990 Centennial Graduation in May 1990 were created by Lydia Ruyle, Mary Ellen Kingsbury, and Ruth Savig for the College of Performing and Visual Arts (PVA), College of Education, The Graduate School, College of Business Administration, College of Health and Human Services, and the College of Arts and Sciences. The banners were used at official University of Northern Colorado ceremonies such as Convocation and Commencement. An article about the...
Dates: circa 1990?-2011

Alumni Artifacts and Memorabilia

Identifier: SC082

Bulletins (College/University Publications)

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG003-S001
Arrangement Primarily arranged in boxes by Record Group number. Duplicate copies are kept in storage.
Dates: 1890-2011

Decker, Donald Gilmore, 1965-1971

Identifier: Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Donald Gilmore Decker served as Dean of the College, 1959-1967. The tile of Dean of the Collelge was "comparable with what many schools term academic dean of the college." He served as provost for 1970-1971 and retired March 1, 1975. Sources: Mirror, Jan. 8, 1965, p. 5; Mirror, Jan. 16, 1959, p. 1; Mirror, Mar. 7, 1975, p. 7.
Dates: 1965-1971

James A. Michener Society Records

Identifier: JM034
Overview James A. Michener Society Records contains correspondence, financial records, membership, newsletter, newspaper clippings, photographs, annual conference packages, and other materials related to the history of the organization.
Dates: Existence: 2000 October 30; 1964-ongoing; Majority of material found in dates 1998-2002

Lew Dakan Photographs and Negatives

Identifier: SC130
Overview Photographs and negatives taken by Lew Daken of the University of Northern Colorado between 1970-1987 and the Chuckwagon Playhouse between 1970-1974.
Dates: 1930-1987

Morris Pierce Papers on University of Northern Colorado Buildings and Grounds

Identifier: RG015-S013
Overview Containing materials collected by Morris Pierce while researching his 1988 thesis "A Century of Campus Planning and Construction at the University of Northern Colorado," this collection documents the development of the built environment of the UNC campus including land acquisition and space planning.
Dates: 1889 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1891 - 1980

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)

Identifier: Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Created in 1954, the National Council for the Accreditation of Teacher Education is an organization of colleges and universities, state departments of education, school boards, and teacher and professional groups. Its purpose is to evaluate and accredit institutions involved in the preparation of elementary and secondary school teachers and administrative personnel. It publishes a list of accreditation standards and an annual list of institutions to which it has granted accreditation. The...
Dates: 1943 - 2015; Majority of material found within 1961 - 2015