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University of Northern Colorado, Center for Honors, Scholars, and Leadership records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG007-S030

Collection Scope and Contents

Collection contains materials relating to the development and marketing of the University of Northern Colorado Honors Program and the Center for Honors, Scholars, and Leadership, including an early 1962 program progress report written by program founder Eugene D. Koplitz, 1984 program redesign plans, and later annual self-study reports. Collection also includes correspondence between administrators and students concerning Honors Program retention and a 1963 class reunion, clipping regarding graduates of the program, brochures, "Embracing the Community" event merchandise, and other recruitment materials. A new accession contains four scrapbooks with photographs, flyers, brochures, and clippings documenting Honors Program and Student Honors Council activities from 1990-2004.

Dates

  • 1957 - 2013

Creator

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.

Extent

4.60 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Collection contains materials relating to the development and marketing of the University of Northern Colorado Honors Program by Eugene D. Koplitz in 1957 and the Center for Honors, Scholars, and Leadership in 2005, including progress reports, correspondence, clippings, brochures, and "Embracing the Community" event merchandise.

Acquisition Information

"Embracing the Community" event merchandise acquired in 2009. Some UNC Center for Honors, Scholars and Leadership brochures acquired in 2017 from University Publications and Marketing. The Honors Program transferred four scrapbooks in 2020. One folder transferred from the UNC Office of the Registrar records (RG008-S005) in June 2021 (to box RG007.035). Acquisition information for remainder of collection is unknown.

Variant Identifier Number

The former identifier number for this collection was RG007-S005-F5-6. It was changed in December 2017 during the RG collection management project for the purpose of consistent identifier numbers.
Status
Minimally Processed
Author
Shirley Soenksen, updated by Lisa Hartman
Date
2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Edition statement
Original finding aid created in 1989. Revised and retyped in 1997, 2001, 2009, and 2017. Updated to conform to DACS in 2018. New addition added in October 2020.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

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