Table of Contents
Collection Overview +/-
Collection Inventory +/-
box 1, folder 1: 1984
box 1, folder 2: 1985
box 1, folder 3: 1986
box 1, folder 4: 1987
box 1, folder 5: 1988
box 1, folder 6: 1989
box 1, folder 7: 1990
box 1, folder 8: 1991
box 2, folder 1: 1992
box 2, folder 2: 1993
box 2, folder 3: 1994
box 2, folder 4: 1995
box 2, folder 5: 1996
box 2, folder 6: 1997
box 2, folder 7: 1998
box 2, folder 8: 1999
box 2, folder 9: 2000
box 2, folder 10: 2001
box 2, folder 11: 2002
box 2, folder 12: 2003
box 2, folder 13: 2004
Biographical Note/Historical Note +/-
Westminster College chief academic officers: Over the years, the title of the chief academic officer of Westminster College has changed. From 1901-1976, 16 men served as the Dean (of the College) charged with overseeing faculty affairs as part of their duties. Beginning in 1981, the title changed to "Academic Vice-President and Dean of the Faculty", and in 2003 to "Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs".
Sheldon Jackson College (Salt Lake City, Utah) was in existence from 1895-1901. Robert Gibson McNiece was the Dean from 1897 through the 1901 transition to Westminster College, thus serving as the first dean of Westminster College from 1901-1913. Below is a partial list of the various men who have served as the chief academic officer:
Dean of the College
Academic Vice-President and Dean of Faculty
Provost and Vice-President for Academic Affairs
Content Description +/-
This collection consists of minutes of the Council of Deans meetings held from 1984-2004 at Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah. The minutes include meeting date and time, members present and absent, a summary of the proceedings including announcements, old and new business, discussions, and adjournment time.
The first meeting in the collection is dated April 9, 1984; the last is dated September 22, 2004.
Meetings were scheduled and generally chaired by the Academic Vice-President (sometimes abbreviated in the minutes as the "AVP"). During the years spanned by the minutes in this collection, the position of chief academic officer of Westminster College was held by:
Collection Use +/-
Restrictions on Access:
Open to public research.
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Restrictions on Use:
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Westminster College Academic Vice-President's Office. Council of Deans minutes, 1984-2004, ACC-079A, Giovale Library Archives, Westminster College, Salt Lake City, Utah.
Administrative Information +/-
Processed by Giovale Library staff.
Westminster College of Salt Lake City. Academic Vice-President's Office
Westminster College (Salt Lake City, Utah : 1998- ). Academic Vice-President's Office
Collection materials are in English.
0.8 linear feet
Language of the Finding Aid:
Author of the Finding Aid:
Finding aid written May 2007 by Giovale Library staff; expanded April 2012 by Sarah Shaw.
EAD Creation Date:
2012 October 25 by Sarah Shaw
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