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Wien, Lawrence A., 1989-1991

 File — Box: 6, Folder: 28
Identifier: Folder 28

Scope and Contents

From the Collection:

This collection spans the years 1948-2002 (bulk, 1986-1999) and focuses on the promotion of Brandeis programs, projects, and special events including: the 50th anniversary celebration, the Alumni Achievement Award, the Brandeis Forum, campus construction projects, commencement, the Energy Conservation Project, Founders' Day, presidential inaugurations, and the creation of the Sakharov Archives.  In addition to news clippings, publicity materials, and speeches, the collection contains meeting minutes, admissions statistics, press releases, correspondence, photographs, administrative reports, and biographical information on Brandeis presidents.  Topics of particular interest include Evelyn Handler's resignation as University President, E. L. Doctorow's controversial commencement address, community protest against the creation of a cogeneration plant on campus, the status of students of color at Brandeis, and divestment from South Africa.

Dates

  • 1989-1991

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Some material is restricted; please consult the University Archivist. Access to the collection is in accordance with the policies of the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University. Please contact the department for more information.

Extent

From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

From the Collection: 6 record center boxes, 1 manuscript box other_unmapped

From the Collection: 6.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

Repository Details

Part of the Brandeis University Repository

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Waltham MA

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The Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department at Brandeis University consists of two collecting units, the University Archives and Special Collections. University Archives documents the history and development of Brandeis University and its faculty, staff, students, and alumni. Special Collections features a broad array of unique primary source materials across a wide range of disciplines that support research, teaching and learning at Brandeis. Learn more about our collections