Overview

Title: Records of the President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Marc A. Johnson
Creator(s): Johnson, Marc A.
Collection Number: AC 0520
Dates (inclusive): 2011-2017
Physical Extent: 1.75 cubic feet (3 boxes)
Preferred Citation: Records of the President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Marc A. Johnson, AC 0520. University Archives, University Libraries; University of Nevada, Reno.
Repository: University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives
Permanent Link: http://dewey.library.unr.edu/xtf/view?docId=ead/AC 0520-ead.xml

Administrative History

The president is the chief administrative officer of the University of Nevada Reno. Duties and responsibilities are prescribed by the Board of Regents. The president may be assisted in the conduct of the duties of the office by vice-presidents and other administrators. The president may also establish and appoint boards and committees

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Scope and Content

The Records of the President of the University of Nevada, Reno, March A. Johnson include inauguration material, correspondence, presentations, a booklet about the UNR Living Learning Community, a summary report about the Fire Science Academy, and a report about the Davidson Academy of Nevada. There is a DVD of the inauguration ceremony, featuring the University's symphony orchestra, conducted by Jason Altieri; and a solo by Albert Lee of the Music Department. Dignitaries in attendance included past Presidents Joseph Crowley and John Lilley, along with Chancellor Daniel Klaich and Dr. David Zeh of the Faculty Senate.

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Periodically transferred from the Office of the President, including July 2013; April 2014; some marketing material from University Events in 2012. Emeritus professor Neal Ferguson donated the Retired Faculty Association records in 2017.

Separated Materials

Photographs transferred to University Archives Archival Images: UNRA-P3603.

Related Materials

See also the University Archives Biographical Files: AC 0473.

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Arrangement

  • The Records of the President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Marc A. Johnson are arranged in six series: 1. Inauguration Material; 2. Correspondence; 3. Presentations; 4. Academics; 5. Writings, Event Flyers and Newspaper Clippings; 6. Administrative Material.

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Index Terms

This collection is indexed under the following headings in the online catalog of the University Libraries, University of Nevada, Reno. Researchers wishing to find related materials are encouraged to use the following index terms:

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Administrative Information

Collection processed by Betty Glass, 5/29/2015. Finding aid prepared by Betty Glass, 5/29/2015. , 9/2017. This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 1, 2017.

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Detailed Description of the Records

Series 1: Inauguration Material, 9/28/2012 (11 folders)

Series 1 consists of material related to the inauguration of President Marc Johnson, including his speech and certificates of congratulations from Senator Harry Reid and various university presidents.

Box
Folder
Contents
1
1
Invitations, Programs, etc.
1
2
Inaugural Address and DVD of the Inauguration, 9/28/2012
1
3
Coffin and Keys letter
1
4
Congratulatory Certificates and Letters: Association of Governing Boards of Universities and Colleges - Idaho State University
1
5
Congratulatory Certificates - Indiana University of Pennsylvania - University of Idaho
1
6
Congratulatory Certificates - University of Maryland/Baltimore County - University of Pennsylvania
1
7
Congratulatory Certificates - University of Rhode Island - Virginia Commonwealth University
1
8
Congratulatory Certificates - Virginia State University - William Marsh Rice University
1
9
U. S. Senator Harry Reid: Certificate of Commendation
1
10
Congratulatory Certificate - University of Maine, November 16, 2012
1
11
Congratulatory Certificate - University of New Orleans, undated

Series 2: Correspondence, 2011-2017 (1 folder)

Series 2 consists of correspondence during President Johnson's administration.

Series 3: Presentations, 2011-2014 (15 folders)

Series 3 consists of transcriptions of various presentations delivered by President Johnson during his administration

Box
Folder
Contents
1
1
Annual UNR Foundation Banquet, 2011 September 22
1
2
Moving Forward - State of the University Address, 2011
1
3
UNR Town Hall Meeting: Our Quality Is Our Strength, 2013 February 7
1
4
Nevada Mining Association Meeting Remarks, 2013 March 14
1
5
Reno City Council Meeting: PUD Zone Request, 2013 March 27
1
6
UNR 123rd Commencement Baccalaureate Ceremony. Podium Script, 2013 May 17
1
7
UNR 123rd Commencement Advanced Degree Ceremony. Podium Script & President's Script, 2013 May 17
1
8
UNR 123 Commencement Baccalaureate Ceremony. Saturday - President's Script & Podium Script, 2013 May 18
1
9
New Student Opening Ceremony. President's Script, 2013 August 23
1
10
UNR 124th Commencement - Baccalaureate Degree Ceremony Script, 2014 May 16
1
11
William N. Pennington Student Achievement Center Groundbreaking Program, 2014 June 10
1
12
State of the University Address: Maximizing our Momentum - Building on Institutional Success (2 versions)., 2014 September 17
1
13
Winter Commencement Ceremony Podium Scripts, 2012 December 8-2014 December 6
1
14
Board of Regents Presentation notes, about 2013
1
15
Milton D. Glick portrait unveiling & ballroom naming ceremony (one DVD), May 14, 2013 (one DVD)

Series 4: Academics, 2011-2013 (2 folders)

Box
Folder
Contents
1
1
American Council on Education. UNR's 25-year membership certificate, 2013 June 26
Box
Folder
Contents
2
2
UNR Living Learning Community: A Progressive Development in Student Housing, 2011 September 1

Series 5: Writings, Event Flyers and Newspaper Clippings, 2011-2016 (4 folders)

Series 5 consists of miscellaneous items related to President Johnson's administration, including his columns in Nevada Silver & Blue, newspaper clippings, and campus event flyers.

Box
Folder
Contents
2
1
Constitution Day Programming flyer, 9/17/2013
2
2
Newspaper Clippings and Articles, 2011-2017
2
3
Campus Events & Athletics marketing material (one CD), 2012-2016
2
4
Nevada Silver & Blue columns, 2012-2015

Series 6: Administrative Material, 2011-2017 (4 folders)

Box
Folder
Contents
2
1
Davidson Academy of Nevada. Governing Board Meeting, 2011 May 16
2
2
Fire Science Academy - Elko Readiness Center: Legislative Summary, 2011 November
Box
Folder
Contents
3
3
Event Planning, 2011-2013
3
4
Retired Faculty Association, 2015-2017