Public relations materials created and collected by University Communications, the UCSD administrative office responsible
for informing the public about teaching, research, administration, public services, and student life at the University. The
collection includes national and regional newspaper clippings (1961-1999) about UCSD; clippings on sports at UCSD (1963-1970,
1975-1984 and 1986-1992); news releases for the general campus (1956-1999); and subject files on campus-related events, the
development of programs and colleges, Camp Matthews, La Jolla Farms Stables, and important early UCSD dedications and groundbreaking
ceremonies. Additionally, the records include photographs of campus events, major campus buildings, aerial views of campus,
and portraits of campus administrators and faculty.
University Communications serves the campus, the community and the news media as a source of information about the campus,
about matters that affect the campus and about matters that affect American education. Its staff informs the public about
teaching, research, administration, public services, and student life at the University and stays abreast of developments
in government and the community that could affect the University. UCPA develops news releases, features and reports about
91.8 Linear feet
218 archives boxes and 4 oversize folders
Publication rights are held by the creator of the collection.
Videorecordings located in Box 215 and Box 216, Folders 1-3, are restricted for use. Users must request a listening copy to