Honors College records
014.HoC

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Eastern Michigan University.
Title
Honors College records
ID
014.HoC
Date [inclusive]
1983-2012
Extent
1.0 Linear feet 1 records center carton
Language
English
Abstract
The Honors College Records are comprised primarily of administrative files, correspondence; evaluation reports and monthly reports; publications, including newsletters and handbooks; and the Michigan Board of Education Summer Institute handbooks. Materials were generated by the Honors College. The collection is intellectually arranged in four series: ADMINISTRATIVE FILES, including Board of Regents Recommendation, classes and course evaluations, faculty handbooks, general information regarding the college, and senior thesis guidelines; MONTHLY REPORTS; PUBLICATIONS including clippings,  The Honors Journal;  Honorable Mention Newsletter; and student handbooks; SUMMER INSTITUTE conducted by the Michigan State Board of Education on the Arts and Sciences. Although the records are comprehensive, they are not a complete record of the activities of the Honors College.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Administrative history note

Beginning in 1984, under the guise of Dr. Robert Holkeboer, Dean of the Graduate School, who conceived, implemented and directed the new university-wide honors program. At its inception, the Eastern Michigan University Honors College, utilized innovative recruiting strategies which included annual competitions for 12 full-ride 4-year scholarships, and the program flourished in its first 5 years to over 900+ students. Today, the Honors College is housed in Starkweather Hall and continues to flourish with approximately 250 students admitted annually.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2012 January 13

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-0020

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to use through the University Archives.

Accruals note

University Archives continues to add materials to the collection. To reflect additions, edits to the finding aid will occur at the end of each calendar year.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Eastern Michigan University
  • Universities and colleges Honors courses

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Collection Inventory

Administrative Files 

Board of Regents Recommendations 1983 


    Box Folder
Text (323070995286)   1 1

Classes and Course Evaluations 1984-1988 


    Box Folder
Text (323070995286)   1 2

Departmental Correspondence 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 3

Evaluation Report on Eastern Michigan University's Honors Program: Current Status and Future Direction 1999 


    Box Folder
Text (323070995286)   1 4

Faculty Handbook 2004-2005 


    Box Folder
Text (323070995286)   1 5

Feasibility Study 1983 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 6

General Information 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 7

Honors Student Association 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 8

Program Correspondence 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 9

Program Directory 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 10

Programs, Honors Commencement Reception 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 11

Senior Thesis and Project Guidelines 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 12

Undergraduate Assistantships 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 13

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Monthly Reports 

 1988-1989 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 14

 1989-1990 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 15

 1990-1991 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 16

 1991-1992 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 17

 1992-1993 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 18

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Publications 

Clippings 1985-2012 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 19

Effects of Hands-On Experience on Students' Ability, Enjoyment, and Anxiety in Using Computer, Senior Thesis 1995 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 20

The Honors Journal 1988-1996 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 21

Honorable Mentions, Newsletter 1983-2002 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 22-24

News Releases 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 25

Student Handbook 1984-2008 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 26-27

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Summer Institute, Michigan State Board of Education 

 1985 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 28

 1988 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 29

 1989 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 30

 1990 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 31

 1991 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 32

 1992 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023995286)   1 33

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