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Rice University Dean of Continuing Education records

 Collection
Identifier: UA 229
Finding aid note: Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Scope and Contents

The Dean of Continuing Education Records contain materials related to the Dean of Continuing Education, specifically Mary McIntire. These records consist of financial statements, blueprints, images, proposals, correspondence, student publications, pamphlets, and surveys. The records begin in 1987 and continue through 2001, with the bulk of the information starting in the early 1990s.

Dates

  • 1987 - 2001

Creator

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research. Please contact the Woodson Research Center at woodson@rice.edu for assistance in accessing these files.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the Woodson Research Center.

Biographical/Historical Note

Founded in 1968, the Susanne M. Glasscock School of Continuing Studies now enrolls more than 12,000 people into programs in professional development, personal development, and languages. The school promotes personal and professional development for the larger Houston community, offering daytime and evening courses. The professional development program includes courses on career development, communication skills, financial education, and human resource education. The personal development program includes courses in the arts, humanities, sciences, photography, and creative writing. The School of Continuing Studies also offers a program to allow working adults to obtain their Master of Liberal Studies degree.

Mary McIntire became the founding Dean of Continuing Education in 1986 after a strong career in the School of Continuing Studies for over ten years. Mary McIntire continued to support Rice University throughout her career not only as Dean of Continuing Education, but as chair of various committees including the KTRU and Audio/Visual Committee. Dr. McIntire has recieved awards for supporting women in education and was named Houston Women's Federation Woman of the Year in 1997. See gscs.rice.edu for more information.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (1 Box)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Dean of Continuing Education Records contain materials related to the Dean of Continuing Education, specifically Mary McIntire. These records consist of financial statements, blueprints, images, proposals, correspondence, student publications, pamphlets, and surveys. The records begin in 1987 and continue through 2001, with the bulk of the information starting in the early 1990s.

Arrangement

These records are arranged in two series: Mary McIntire: Committees and Projects and Oversize Materials.
Title
Guide to the Rice University Dean of Continuing Education records, 1987-2001
Status
Completed
Date
2011
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas Repository

Contact:
Fondren Library MS-44, Rice University
6100 Main St.
Houston Texas 77005 USA