Collection Number: 40454

Collection Title: Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000 (bulk 1990-1998)

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Size 1 foot of linear shelf space (approximately 300 items)
Abstract The Department of Communication Studies was created in 1993 when the Department of Radio, Television and Motion Pictures (RTVMP) and the Department of Speech Communication merged. Areas of study supported by the Department include organization, communication, media studies, performance, rhetoric, technology, and media, writing for stage and screen. Records include correspondence and other materials documenting the administration of the department. This collection includes some records from the Departments of RTVMP and Speech Communication that predate the merger.
Creator University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Department of Communication Studies.
Language English
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Restrictions to Use
No usage restrictions.
Copyright Notice
Copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records #40454, University Archives, The Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Acquisitions Information
Received August 2015 from the Department of Communication Studies (RT 20150831.1).
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The Department of Communication Studies was created in 1993 when the Department of Radio, Television and Motion Pictures (RTVMP) and the Department of Speech Communication merged. Areas of study supported by the Department include organization, communication, media studies, performance, rhetoric, technology, and media, writing for stage and screen.

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Records include correspondence and other materials documenting the administration of the department. This collection includes some records from the Departments of RTVMP and Speech Communication that predate the merger.

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Box 1

Course proposals effective Fall 1995 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Course proposals effective Fall 1996 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Curriculum changes and renumber, 1993-1994 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Orientation, 1996 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Lists of master's theses and guidelines, 1957-1994 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Graduate program booklets, 1997-1998 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

M.A. Handbooks #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Catalog copy, 1996-1997 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Graduate school catalog, 1997-1998 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 1

Box 2

Course catalog #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

Graduate and undergraduate catalog copy, 1992-1993 #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

Monthly statistics: graduate program #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

Thesis preparation procedures #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

Chair memos and department policies #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

Departmental memos, agendas and correspondence #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

Correspondence with College of Arts and Sciences administration #40454, Series: "Department of Communication Studies of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Records, 1957-2000" Box 2

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Processing Information

Processed by: Tierra Thomas, March 2019

Encoded by: Laura Smith, March 2019

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