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The Finding Aid of the Seaver Academic Council Records 0095
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Historical note
  • Scope and Content
  • Arrangement
  • Related Archival Materials
  • Processing Information note

  • Title: Seaver Academic Council records
    Identifier/Call Number: 0095
    Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Physical Description: 4.17 linear feet (4 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1974-1996
    Abstract: The Seaver Academic Council is the chief policy-making body for academic procedures, policies, and requirements for Seaver College at Pepperdine University. Materials in the collection include meeting minutes and agendas, memorandums, proposals for changes or revisions to the academic catalog, and reports on courses and departments within Seaver College. Items in the collection span from 1974 to 1996.
    Location note: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access. Materials are restricted for 25 years after their date of creation; the entire collection will be open in 2021.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Seaver Academic Council records, Collection no. 0095, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Materials in the collection were collected from the University Archives files.

    Historical note

    The Seaver Academic Council is the chief policy-making body for academic procedures, policies, and requirements for Seaver College at Pepperdine University. It reviews proposals submitted by faculty members or administrators for changes or additions to the curriculum, graduation requirements, and general academic policies. The proposals and changes approved by the Seaver Academic Council are then taken to the University Academic Council for final approval.

    Scope and Content

    The collection consists of meeting minutes and agendas, memorandums, forms, proposals for new or revised course offerings, and reports on courses and other academic issues within Seaver College. Materials in the collection span from 1974 to 1996.

    Arrangement

    The collection is arranged chronologically.

    Related Archival Materials

    The University Academic Council records 0094 contain similar materials, but more broadly for academic changes at Pepperdine University's five schools.

    Processing Information note

    The collection was arranged and described by Jessica Geiser and Jamie Henricks in March, 2013.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Pepperdine University. Seaver Academic Council.
    Pepperdine University.
    Seaver College.
    Administrative records
    Agendas (administrative records)
    Christian universities and colleges--United States--History
    Colleges and universities--Curricula--Catalogs
    Education, Higher--California--Malibu
    Memorandums
    Minutes
    Reports
    Universities and colleges--Administration
    Universities and colleges--California--Malibu--History
    Universities and colleges--United States--Records and correspondence