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Academic Policy Committee records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 3

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of only paper materials. These documents range from 1960 until 2009, with the bulk in the 1970s through the 1990s. Numerous members of the college served on this committee and the membership changed consistently throughout its records.

Dates

  • 1960-ongoing

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research; however, certain materials are fragile and require Archives staff for handling, or use may be restricted altogether.

Biographical / Historical

These records were created by the Academic Policy Committee (APC), which primarily oversaw course offerings and the course catalog. The committee usually had just over ten members and consisted of two student representatives, the deans of the college, the Registrar, and a number of professors. While there is overlap between the duties of Academic Policy Committee and Academic Senate, they are separate governing bodies. This committee was dissolved in 2009 to form the Curriculum Oversight and Administrative Committee (COA) and the Academic Strategic Planning Committee (ASP).

Extent

4 Linear Feet (10 boxes, additions expected)

Arrangement

This collection has been compiled over the years through separate accessions of various sizes from various offices and individuals, none of which has any accompanying documentation. The original order of the documents is unknown. The arrangement order presented here has been imposed by the College Archives staff.

As the Academic Policy Committee no longer exists, it will not create more materials. Further accruals may be expected from the Office of the Provost and Dean of the College.

Physical Location

Shelved at 1/1/1-2

Related Materials

Beloit College Academic Senate records (AC 4)
Title
Academic Policy Committee records
Status
Completed
Author
Last revision by Stacey Erdman
Date
January 2017

Repository Details

Part of the Beloit College Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
700 College St.
Beloit WI 53511 USA
608-363-2485