Overview

Title: Records of the Interim President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Stephen McFarlane
Creator(s): McFarlane, Stephen C.
Collection Number: AC 0547
Dates (inclusive): 2000-2001
Physical Extent: 2.0 cubic feet (4 cartons)
Preferred Citation: University of Nevada, Reno. Office of the President. Interim President Stephen McFarlane Records, AC 0547. 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 0547-ead.xml

Biographical Note

Dr. Stephen C. McFarlane was named a Foundation Professor of Speech Pathology and Audiology in the University of Nevada School of Medicine in 1995. He served as interim President of the University of Nevada, Reno, from the time of President Joseph Crowley's retirement in 2000 through June 2001. In July 2001, he became Chair of the Department of Speech Pathology and Audiology and Vice Dean of the School of Medicine. In October 2001, he became Interim Dean of the School of Medicine, serving until 2004. Dr. McFarlane has written extensively in the field and his books have been translated into many languages for use as textbooks around the world.

Top

Scope and Content

The Records of the Interim President Stephen McFarlane include bylaws for the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension, a commencement speech, correspondence, Alumni Association Council records, Faculty Senate election material, minutes of the Intercollegiate Athletics Board, National Association of State Universities and Land-Grant Colleges material, Nevada Faculty Alliance material, Nevada State College accreditation correspondence, planning material for a new campus library, reports, material about Thunderbird Lodge at Lake Tahoe, and a proposal for a School of Pharmacy. Among the reports are enrollment reports, a RAND Report, the UCCSN Biennial Budget Request, and the UCCSN Planning Report for 2001-2005.

Restricted files are in a shared box with AC 0548 and AC 0554. Closed until January 2024. Permission required from the UNR President's Office for access.

Restrictions

Folders labeled "Restricted" are unavailable for general access until January 2024. Permission to view them before that time must be obtained in writing from the UNR Office of the President.

Technical Requirements

Audio, computer files, and/or video items may not be available for listening/viewing on demand due to their older genre formats.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Periodic transfers from the Office of the President, including July 11, 2013.

Related Materials

See also AC 0434 Office of the President Records, 1978-2002 (bulk 1995-2001).

Top

Arrangement

  • The Records of the Interim President of the University of Nevada, Reno, Stephen McFarlane are arranged in five series: 1. Correspondence; 2. Administrative Records; 3. Academics; 4. Committees and Organizations; 5. University and Community College System of Nevada.

Top

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:

Organizations:

People:

Subjects:



Top

Administrative Information

Collection processed by Betty Glass, 5/27/2015. Finding aid prepared by Betty Glass, 5/27/2015. , 12/1/2016. This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on December 29, 2016.

Top


Detailed Description of the Records

Series 1: Correspondence, 2000-2001 (5 folders)

Series 1 consists of correspondence during the administration of Interim President McFarlane.

Box
Folder
Contents
1
1
General Correspondence, 2000 July-December (Loose letters and one floppy disk)
1
2
General Correspondence, including one CD, 2001 January-April (one CD)
1
3
General Correspondence, 2001 May-August
1
4
General Correspondence (bound volume; January-June 2001), 2001
1
5
Holiday Card Mailing Lists, 2000

Series 2: Administrative Records, 1996-2002 (15 folders)

Series 2 consists of a wide range of records concerning the administration of the University, including budget data, the Manogue High School relocation project, the Thunderbird Lodge property. Some biographical material about Dr. McFarlane is also included.

Box
Folder
Contents
2
1
Ed Allison, Inc. Consulting Services, 2000-2002
2
2
Hosting Expenses - Report on Tables Purchased, 1999-2001
2
3
UNR Presidential Search, 2000-2001
2
4
Manogue Relocation Study, 1996-2001 (report and cover letter)
2
5
New Library Planning Material - Thoughts on a New Library booklet, 2000-2001
2
6
UCCSN Vice Chancellor for Academic & Student Affairs, 2000-2001 (correspondence, enrollment & part-time instruction reports, instructional support taxonomy)
Box
Folder
Contents
Restricted
7
Restricted = Dept. of Police Services Records - Closed until January 2024, 2001 June 12
Restricted
8
Restricted - Survivor's Trust of George Stanek - Closed until January 2024, 2001
Box
Folder
Contents
2
9
Thunderbird Lodge, 2001 January - 2001 August
2
10
Commencement Script, 2001 May 19
2
11
Athletics, Chancellor, Nevada State College, AAI and AAII Work Performance Standards, Expenses. See CD in Folder 1/2, 2001 and undated (one CD)
2
12
Budget, 2001-2002
2
13
Fire Science Academy Correspondence, 2000 December - 2001 September
2
14
Fire Science Academy material - packet, Feasibility Study for the Extension of City of Carlin Water Service; newspaper articles; All Star Investments v. Board of Regents of the UCCSN Interrogatories; FSA Overview (one disk), 2000-2001 (one disk)
2
15
Honorary Degrees, 2001
2
16
Biographical Material and Writings (columns), 1992-2001

Series 3: Academics, 2000-2001 (5 folders)

Series 3 consists of accreditation records, records for three of the University's colleges, and material about the proposed School of Pharmacy.

Box
Folder
Contents
2
1
College of Business Administration, 2001 (correspondence, SWOT Analysis)
2
2
College of Education, 2001 (Title II Institutional Report)
2
3
College of Engineering (correspondence)
2
4
School of Pharmacy Proposal, 2000
2
5
Commission on Colleges - Northwest Association of Schools and Colleges: correspondence; Focused Interim Report., 2001 March 15- 2001 June 22

Series 4: Committees and Organizations, 2000-2001 (10 folders)

Series 4 consists of records of various University, state, regional and national committees and organizations.

Box
Folder
Contents
2
1
Alumni Association Council (UNR), 2000-2001
2
2
Faculty Senate Election, 2001
2
3
Faculty Senate Bylaws & Code Committee
2
4
National Association of State Universities & Land-Grant Colleges, 2001
2
5
National Collegiate Athletic Association, 2000-2001
Box
Folder
Contents
3
6
Nevada Faculty Alliance, 2000-2001
3
7
UCCSN Board of Regents, 2001
3
8
University Safety Committee, 2001
3
9
Western Athletic Conference, 2001
3
10
Intercollegiate Athletic Board minutes, 9/2000 - 5/2001

Series 5: University and Community College System of Nevada, 2000-2003 (2 folders)

Series 5 consists of University and Community College System of Nevada budget reports and the RAND Report analyzing data for strategic planning.

Box
Folder
Contents
3
1
RAND Report: The Road Less Traveled, 2001/1
3
2
UCCSN 1999-2001 Biennial Budget Request, 2001