Minority enrollment and staffing collection
Scope and Contents
Small collection of reports and memos related to the 1972 "Minority Access to and Participation in Post-Secondary Education" report by the New York State Education Department, and contains statistics and plans on University at Buffalo minority enrollment and faculty recruitment of this period. Materials in this collection were gathered by Henry Richards of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, for Thomas Crane, for use in response to a 1972 Education Department report (“Minority Access to and Participation in Post-Secondary Education,” see folder 1).
Statistics include 1971 numbers on student enrollment and faculty by race or ethnicity for undergraduates, professional and graduate schools, and Millard Fillmore College. Also included is the 1970-1971 University-wide Faculty and Staff Recruitment Committee annual report which includes a history of the initiation of the Ad Hoc Committee on Minority Faculty and Staff Recruitment in 1968; Faculty Senate Admissions Committee Recommendations for 1973 Admission report; School of Dentistry grant “…to increase enrollment…of individuals from minority and low income groups;” Report on Minority Students Program of the School of Medicine; Statement by the Law School faculty on minorities in the School; Cooperation Among Equals: The Minority Students of the Faculty of Law and Jurisprudence report.
Terms of Access and Use
The Minority enrollment and staffing collection is open to researchers.
Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.
Biographical Note Historical Note
.1 Linear Feet (1 expandable folder)
Language of Materials
Small collection of reports and memos related to the 1972 "Minority Access to and Participation in Post-Secondary Education" report by the New York State Education Department. Materials contain statistics and plans on University at Buffalo minority enrollment and faculty recruitment of this time period.
Original order maintained (3 folders).
Minority enrollment and staffing were transferred to University Archives in July 1977 from the Office of the President, accession #77-032. Materials in this collection were gathered by Henry Richards of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs, for Thomas Crane, for possible use in response to a 1972 New York State Education Department Report.
Accruals and Additions
No further accruals are expected.
Processed by Amy Vilz, June 2019; finding aid encoded by Amy Vilz, June 2019.
- Finding Aid for the Minority enrollment and staffing collection
- Finding aid prepared by Amy Vilz
- 05 June 2019
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