Register of the John Muir College Publications RSS 1120

Finding aid prepared by Mandeville Special Collections Library
Mandeville Special Collections Library
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, California, 92093-0175

Descriptive Summary

Title: John Muir College Publications
Identifier/Call Number: RSS 1120
Contributing Institution: Mandeville Special Collections Library
9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, California, 92093-0175
Languages: English
Physical Description: 0.4 Linear feet 1 archives box
Date: 1967-2001
Abstract: The John Muir College publications include academic and residential handbooks, and newsletters. The publications provided policy and education information for current and/or prospective students, and their parents.


This collection is open for research.

Historical note

John Muir College was the second college to be founded at UCSD and admitted its first students in 1967. The college, named after environmentalist and founder of the Sierra Club, has a humanitarian emphasis on its general education requirements and a loosely structured curriculum around "sequences" and individual study. The founding provost of Muir College was John Lincoln Stewart; writer, musician, and educator who taught the Muir course "The Wilderness and Human Values."

Scope and Contents note

The PUBLICATIONS, arranged alphabetically, include information brochures about policies and procedures within Muir College academics and residential systems, newsletters, and program evaluations. The materials are dated from 1967-2001.

Preferred Citation note

Cite as: John Muir College Publications, RSS 1120. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

John Muir College. -- Archives
John Muir College. -- Curricula--Catalogs
John Muir College. -- Pamphlets
University of California, San Diego. -- Archives



Box 1, Folder 1

Academic Handbook 1978

Box 1, Folder 2

Anniversary Calendars

General note

Includes issues: 1987-88, 1992-93.
Box 1, Folder 3

Calendonian Society - Publicity Materials

Box 1, Folder 4


General note

Includes issues: 1967, 1970.
Box 1, Folder 5

David Marc Belkin Memorial Lecture - Publicity Materials 1985-1989

Box 1, Folder 6

Faculty receptions - Invitations 1971-1980

Box 1, Folder 7

First Catalogue post 1967

Box 1, Folder 8

General Education Requirements and Course Descriptions

General note

Includes issues: 1988-89, 1997, 2000-01.
Box 1, Folder 9

Muir Academic Planner 1987-1992

Box 1, Folder 10

Muirall 1979-1992

Box 1, Folder 11

Muir College Council Newsletter January 25, 1988

Box 1, Folder 12

Parents Fund 1970-1971

Box 1, Folder 13

Parents' Handbook 1974-1992

Box 1, Folder 14

Parents' Newsletter 1986-1988

Box 1, Folder 15

Residential Life Handbook 1978-1999

Box 1, Folder 16

Student Handbook 1983-1997

Box 1, Folder 17

Student Orientation Program 1987-1992

Box 1, Folder 18

Tenth Year Study - A Review...An Evaluation 1968-1978

Box 1, Folder 19

Transfer Student Orientation and Registration 1987-1992