Difference between revisions of "Brigham Young University. Dept. of Conferences and Workshops"

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The Department of Special Courses and Conferences was established in 1966 and was part of the Division of Continuing Education. In 1979 it became the Department of Conferences and Workshops. Those who served as chairmen of the department were:  Thomas A. James (1966-1970), Sterling R. Church (1972-1973), and Phillip D. Harris (1973-1979).
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The Department of Conferences and Workshops was established in 1979 and was part of the Division of Continuing Education. Previously, it was known as the Department of Special Courses and Conferences. Those who served as directors of the department were:  Bert Gividen (1981-1989), R. Dwight Laws (1989-1994), and Steven W. Taggart (1994-present).
 
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==Description==
 
==Description==
  
Established: [[established in::date::1966]]
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Established: [[established in::date::1979]]
  
Abolished: [[abolished in::date::1979]]
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Abolished:  
  
Location: [[location of::Provo, Utah]] ([[date::1966]]-[[date::1979]])
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Location: [[location of::Provo, Utah]] ([[date::1979]]- )
  
 
==Functions==
 
==Functions==
  
Organized to meet the academic needs and desires of many different age and educational background groups, provides flexible, varied credit and noncredit programs on the Brigham Young University campus and in Utah County.  It offers courses for specific interest groups or for the public at large.
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Organized to fulfill the academic needs of people from many different age groups and diverse educational backgrounds, provides flexible and varied programs, both credit and noncredit, on the BYU campus and throughout Utah County.  Weekend management seminars and management summer conferences have been developed to meet the needs of modern managers.
  
 
==Assets and Administrative Structure==
 
==Assets and Administrative Structure==
  
Department of Special Courses and Conferences is under the direction of a chairman who reports to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education.
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Department of Conferences and Workshops is under the direction of a chairman who reports to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education.
  
 
==Associated Units==
 
==Associated Units==
  
Superior unit: [[superior unit::Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education]] ([[date::1966]]-[[date::1979]])
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Superior unit: [[superior unit::Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education]] ([[date::1979]]- )
  
Later unit: [[later unit::Brigham Young University. Dept. of Conferences and Workshops]] ([[date::1979]])
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Earlier unit: [[earlier unit::Brigham Young University. Dept. of Special Courses and Conferences]] ([[date::1979]])
  
 
==Associated Archival Materials==
 
==Associated Archival Materials==
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Conferences and Groups Annual Report, 1980. (UA 809)
  
 
==Sources==  
 
==Sources==  
  
Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1966-1968: p. 456 (Thomas A. James, Chair)
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Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1981-1982: p. 289 (Bert Gividen, Director)
  
Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1972-1973: p. 544 (Sterling R. Church, Chair)
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Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1989-1990: p. 265 (R. Dwight Laws, Director)
  
Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1973-1974: p. 532 (Phillip D. Harris, Chair)
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Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1994-1995: p. 363 (Steven W. Taggart, Director)
  
 
==Maintenance Information==
 
==Maintenance Information==
  
Record ID: EAC-2009-00497
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Record ID: EAC-2009-00498
  
 
Creator: LFW
 
Creator: LFW

Revision as of 15:23, 19 November 2009

The Department of Conferences and Workshops was established in 1979 and was part of the Division of Continuing Education. Previously, it was known as the Department of Special Courses and Conferences. Those who served as directors of the department were: Bert Gividen (1981-1989), R. Dwight Laws (1989-1994), and Steven W. Taggart (1994-present).

Description

Established: 1979

Abolished:

Location: Provo, Utah (1979- )

Functions

Organized to fulfill the academic needs of people from many different age groups and diverse educational backgrounds, provides flexible and varied programs, both credit and noncredit, on the BYU campus and throughout Utah County. Weekend management seminars and management summer conferences have been developed to meet the needs of modern managers.

Assets and Administrative Structure

Department of Conferences and Workshops is under the direction of a chairman who reports to the dean of the Division of Continuing Education.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. Division of Continuing Education (1979- )

Earlier unit: Brigham Young University. Dept. of Special Courses and Conferences (1979)

Associated Archival Materials

Conferences and Groups Annual Report, 1980. (UA 809)

Sources

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1981-1982: p. 289 (Bert Gividen, Director)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1989-1990: p. 265 (R. Dwight Laws, Director)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog, 1994-1995: p. 363 (Steven W. Taggart, Director)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00498

Creator: LFW