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College of Letters and Science. Administrative files of Helen Astin. 1983-1987.
University Archives Record Series 629  
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  • Title: College of Letters and Science. Administrative files of Helen Astin.
    Identifier/Call Number: University Archives Record Series 629
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 0.8 linear ft. (2 boxes)
    Date: 1983-1987
    Abstract: Record Series 629 contains the administrative files of Helen Astin, Associate Provost of the College of Letters and Science at the University of California, Los Angeles.
    Creator: University of California, Los Angeles. College of Letters and Science.

    Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright of portions of this collection has been assigned to The Regents of the University of California. The UCLA University Archives can grant permission to publish for materials to which it holds the copyright. All requests for permission to publish or quote must be submitted in writing to the UCLA University Archivist.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], College of Letters and Science. Administrative files of Helen Astin (University Archives Record Series 629). UCLA Library Special Collections, University Archives.

    Historical note

    UCLA's College of Letters and Science was founded in 1919 with the founding of the Southern Branch of the University of California, later the University of California, Los Angeles. The College contains the Division of Humanities, Division of Life Sciences, Division of Physical Sciences, and Division of Social Sciences. Originating as the university's general undergraduate program, the College represents the bulk of UCLA's student body.
    Dr. Helen Astin served as Associate Provost of the College of Letters and Science at UCLA from 1983 to 1987. Additionally, Dr. Astin co-founded the UCLA Center for the Study of Women in 1989 and serves as founding director of the Higher Education Research Institute at UCLA. She holds the title of Distinguished Professor Emerita at UCLA's Graduate School of Education and Information Studies.

    Scope and Content

    Record Series 629 contains the administrative files of Helen Astin, Associate Provost of the College of Letters and Science at the University of California, Los Angeles. Files regard the operations and management of divisions, offices, councils, committees,and curriculum at the College of Letters and Science. Materials include correspondence, memos, agendas, minutes, reports, and other operational documents.
    This is an inactive record series; no additional University records are expected to be added.