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University of Northern Colorado press releases

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG003-S010

Collection Scope and Contents

This is a collection of daily press releases issued by the Information Services, first as Colorado State College and then as the University of Northern Colorado. The releases are filed chronologically, and are factual, informational, or human interest stories about the University community. They are about administration policy, curriculum, faculty and staff accomplishments, hirings, resignations, promotions, workshops, conferences, lectures, concerts, musical programs, theatre presentations, calendars, and weather reports. Student stories are about activities, scholarships and accomplishments. Sports information about men and women's sports, game coverage, meets, sports calendars and accomplishments of students.

Copies of the releases were distributed to newspaper, television, radio and educational publications as well as the President of the University.


  • 1953 - 2003


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections Department for further information.

Historical Information

The Information Services Department was created in 1980 by combining the UNC News Service, the Publications Department, and the Central Duplications Department. Directors of the Infomration Services Department include: Andrew M. Hiller, 1980-1983 Sources consulted: RG6 S7 F1 -- Faculty Clippings


48.04 Linear Feet (106 boxes)

Language of Materials



This collection contains daily press releases issued by the Information Services of Colorado State College and later the University of Northern Colorado. The releases are factual, informational, or human-interest stories about the University community.


The press releases are filed in chronological order.
Minimally Processed
Shirley Soenksen, updated by Kate Johnson
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Edition statement
Original finding aid created in 1985. Revised and retyped in 2002 and then in 2017. Updated to conform to DACS in 2018.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

University Libraries
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639