Difference between revisions of "Brigham Young University. Intercollegiate Athletics"

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==Functions==
 
==Functions==

Revision as of 15:16, 9 August 2011

Intercollegiate Athletics was established in 1955 as a part of the College of Recreation, Physical and Health Education, and Athletics. In 1960, Intercollegiate Athletics was made part of the College of Physical Education. In 1975, Intercollegiate Athletics was incorporated into the overall structure of Brigham Young University, serving both its educational and administrative purposes in their own separate capacities. Administrative heads included: Edwin R. Kimball (1957-1964) and Floyd Millett (1964-1972), Stan Watts (1972-1975), Glen C. Tuckett (1975-1993), Clayne R. Jensen (1993), Rondo Fehlberg (1996-2000), Val Hale (2000-2005), and Thomas Holmoe (2005- ).

Variant names

Brigham Young University. Intercollegiate Athletic Dept.

Brigham Young University. Dept. of Intercollegiate Athletics

Brigham Young University. Athletics

Description

Established: 1955

Location: Provo, Utah (1955- )

Functions

Intercollegiate Athletics was responsible for maintaining Brigham Young University's participation within its respective conferences as well as the National Collegiate Athletic Association. As an educative body, it was dedicated to the development of vital individual traits such as respect for authority and discipline, ability to direct and lead, understanding in social and moral aspects, ability for self-discipline, capacity to think and act under stress, and perseverance in overcoming barriers. The teams sponsored by Intercollegiate Athletics include football, basketball, swimming, tennis, golf and track.

Assets and Administrative Structure

Intercollegiate Athletics functioned for some time under the administration of a chairman under a college dean. In 1968, administrative authority was shifted to a Director who reported to the Executive Vice-President, as well as the dean of the college. Intercollegiate Athletics was also under the supervision of the National Collegiate Athletic Association.

Associated Units

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Recreation, Physical and Health Education, and Athletics (1955-1960)

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Physical Education (1960-1998)

Superior unit: Brigham Young University. College of Health and Human Performance (1998-2000)

Superior unit: Brigham Young University (1975- )

Subordinate unit: Brigham Young University. Athletic Media Relations (1996- )

Subordinate unit: Brigham Young University. Student Athlete Academic Center

Subordinate unit: Cougar Club

Associated Archival Materials

Brigham Young University Dept. of Athletics memorabilia, 1950-1970 (UA 1347)

Women's intercollegiate athletic administration : an analysis of the program in selected colleges and universities affiliated with the Association of Intercollegiate Athletics for Women (GV 3.022 .G52 1978)

Analysis of selected men's intercollegiate athletic programs (GV 3.022 .C858, 378.22 C917)

Athletic Department records and correspondence (UA 1327)

Sources

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 1956-1957: p. 458 (establishment of dept. and its description)

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 1957-1958: p. 13 (Edwin R. Kimball, Chairman)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog 1960-1961: p. 5, 140 (BYU member of the Mountain States Conference and the National Collegiate Athletic Association; BYU competes in all sports sponsored by the conference; dept. functioned to educate men in respect for authority and discipline, ability to direct and lead, understanding in social and moral aspects, ability for self-discipline, capacity to think and act under stress, and perseverance in overcoming barriers)

Brigham Young University Annual Catalog 1964-1966: p. 423 (Floyd Millett, Chairman)

Brigham Young University General Catalog 1968-1970: p. 520 (Floyd Millet, Director)

Brigham Young University General Catalog 1972-1973: p. 545, 93 (sponsored teams in football, basketball, swimming, tennis, golf, track)

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 1972-1973: p. 536 (Stan Watts, Director)

Brigham Young University General Catalog 1974-1975: p. 95 (Intercollegiate Athletic Department, variant name)

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 1975-1976: p. 249

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 1977-1978: p. 283 (Glen C. Tuckett, Director)

Brigham Young University Phone Catalog 1993-1994: p. 29 (Clayne R. Jensen, Director)

Brigham Young University Phone Catalog 1996-1997: p. (Rondo Fehlberg, Director)

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 2000-2001: p. 415 (Val Hale, Director)

Brigham Young University Annual Undergraduate Catalog 2005-2006: p. 415 (Thomas Holmoe, Director)

Maintenance Information

Record ID: EAC-2009-00409

Creator: CEM/ARC