Faculty Senate records, 1874-2008 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 3/RG 4/2
Extent: 10.0 Cubic Feet
Predominant Dates: 1874-2006
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Scope and Contents: The Faculty Senate records consist of meeting minutes, correspondence files, and committee files documenting the activities of the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Faculty Senate. Also included are records related to former university president David R. Derge and the 104 faculty who were terminated in the early 1970s, as well as the depiction of the university and higher education after the ordeal. These files are primarily newspaper clippings. The minutes date from 1874-1994 and 2006. The committee files document Faculty Senate committee activities and are organized by committee name. The correspondence files are organized by topic and date from 1976-1996.