Guide to the Stanford University, Study of Undergraduate Education, Records

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2013 The Board of Trustees of the Leland Stanford Junior University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0425
Creator: Stanford University. Study of Undergraduate Education.
Title: Stanford University, Study of Undergraduate Education, records
Dates: 1954-1957
Physical Description: 1.5 Linear feet
Summary: Collection includes working papers of the Study consisting of notes, minutes, memoranda, correspondence, statements, reports, and questionnaires, 1954-1956, and the published report by Robert Hoopes and Hubert Marshall, 1957. Also included is the report of the Stanford Survey of the Behavioral Sciences, 1954.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Dept. of Special Collections & University Archives.
Stanford University Libraries.
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://library.stanford.edu/spc

Administrative Information

Provenance

Gift of Hubert Marshall, 1992.

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Stanford University, Study of Undergraduate Education, Records (SC0425). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Biographical/Historical Sketch

The Stanford Study of Undergraduate Education, organized in August of 1954, addressed issues of teaching, students' intellectual motivation, and the curriculum in order to improve undergraduate education at Stanford.

Description of the Collection

Collection includes working papers of the Study consisting of notes, minutes, memoranda, correspondence, statements, reports, and questionnaires, 1954-1956, and the published report by Robert Hoopes and Hubert Marshall, 1957. Also included is the report of the Stanford Survey of the Behavioral Sciences, 1954.

Access Terms

Hoopes, Robert.
Marshall, Hubert.
Stanford University--Curricula.
Stanford University. Study of Undergraduate Education.
Education, Higher.


Collection Contents

 

Records 1954-1957

Box 1

The Stanford Survey of The Behavioral Sciences, 1953-1954 1954 Jul

Box 1

Hoopes, Robert and Marshall, Robert, The Undergraduate in the University: A Report to the Faculty by the Executive Committee of the Stanford Study of Undergraduate Education, 1954-56 1957

Box 1

Marshall, Hubert, Study of Undergraduate Education, Volume I 1955

Box 1

Marshall, Hubert, Study of Undergraduate Education, Volume II 1956

Box 1

Stanford Study of Undergraduate Education: Report of the Subcommittee on the Undergraduate Curriculum, as approved by the Executive and Advisory Committees, to the Academic Council 1956 Jan

Box 1

Working papers 1954-1955