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David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records on study abroad program

David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records on study abroad program

Dates: 1970-1996

Collection covers the programs, surveys, and research conducted by the Brigham Young University Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages and the David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies including study abroad trips to Asia, Europe, and Mexico, the internships in New York, Europe, and Asia, and several tours. There is a photograph album of directors and participants with most of the study abroad programs. Dates range from 1970 to 1996.

  • Extent: 14 boxes (7 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Brigham Young University. Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages (1968-1972). -- David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies. -- Brigham Young University. Department of Germanic Languages
  • Call Number: UA 1103
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
Languages and Scripts
English
Arrangement
Arranged by topic and year.
Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records on study abroad program must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: UA 1103; David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records on study abroad program; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: UA 1103, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Transferred; Records Management; May 2004. Found; University Archives; April 2014.
Acquisition Information
Transferred from Records Management in May 2004. Additional materials found in University Archives in April 2014.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/UA1103.xml
Subject Terms
Foreign study--Asia; Foreign study--Europe; Foreign study--Mexico; Education; Colleges and Universities; Brigham Young University--Students; Brigham Young University. Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages (1968-1972); David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies; Brigham Young University. Department of Germanic Languages
Genre / Form
Photographs; Notes; Letters
Processing Information
Processed; Katie Shull; June 2004. Processed; Rose Frank; August 2011. Processed; Sarah Markle; May 2014.
Appraisal Information
University records (University Archives Collecting Policy February 2010).
Finding Aid ID Number
UPB_UA1103
Finding Aid Title
David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies records on study abroad program
Finding Aid Author
Rose Frank
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on 2015-04-21 15:07:12 -0600.
Finding Aid Language
English
Biographical Info:

Administrative History

The David M. Kennedy Center for International Studies (1982- ) provides international study and service opportunities for students at Brigham Young University.

The center offers six interdisciplinary studies programs: Ancient Near East Studies, Asian Studies, European Studies, International Relations, Latin American Studies, and Middle Eastern Studies/Arabic. The center also holds conferences, seminars, and weekly forums on international issues designed to prepare students for international careers.

Administrative History

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages (1982-1972) was a subunit of the College of Humanities.

The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages was established in 1968 after the dissolution of the Department of Languages. R. Max Rogers served as the department chair 1968 to 1970 and Arthur R. Watkins served as the department chair from 1970 to 1972. In 1972 the department was split to form the departments of Germanic Languages and Asian and Slavic Languages. In 1982, this department was reinstated under the Associate Dean Garold Neil Davis. The Department of Germanic and Slavic Languages offered the Bachelor of Arts degree in German and Russian. The Master of Arts degree and the Doctor of Philosophy degree are offered in German. Other language courses offered by the department included Danish, Dutch, Norwegian, and Swedish.



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