UAlbany Centers & Institutes

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The collection consists of records from the University at Albany's Albany Collegiate Center, 1933-1937.

0.17 cubic ft. (about 0.17 boxes)

The collection consists of inactive records from the University at Albany's Atmospheric Science Research Center.

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Capitol Region Center for Arts in Education

Records, Undated

Includes CRCAIE administrative records from 1980 re. SED Curriculum, legislative lobbying reports, individual school correspondence re. arts programing, logs of CRC performances, VHS, Umatic, reel to reel tapes, and cassette tapes of performances as well as ca. 850 color slides of faculty working with students, performances, and art.

10 cubic ft. (about 10 boxes)

Contains the records of the Career Education Institute, which was a professional development program that ran from 1974-1976 for secondary school teachers in the Capital District aimed at helping integrate career education into secondary school curricula. The collection consists of administrative correspondence, financial documents, and informational materials from the program.

2 cubic ft. (about 2 boxes)

Created in 1950 in part to study education in school districts. The Center's mission was to identify the research factors that aid in constructing and maintaining strong democratic communities and to promote such factors through education.

14.2 cubic ft. (about 14.2 boxes)

Includes publications from the Center for Curriculum Research and Service, which provided laboratory experience for the development and application of curricula for undergraduate and graduate students.

0.66 cubic ft. (about 0.66 boxes)

Contains the inactive records of the Center for Legislative Development (formerly the Comparative Development Studies Center), which delivers training and technical assistance programs to strengthen governmental institutions around the world.

82 cubic ft. (about 82 boxes)

Records of university-sponsored applied research center that examines and aids the adoption of technological innovation in government.

0.33 cubic ft. (about 0.33 boxes)

The Center for Women in Government & Civil Society (CWGCS) was established in 1978 to elimination of sex discrimination in New York State government employment. The Center part of the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs & Policy and receives both public and private funding.

22 cubic ft. (about 22 boxes)

Directed by Eugene I. Rabinowitch, the Center studied "human ecology" and interdiciplinary communications by sponsoring conferences, seminars, and symposia.

2.33 cubic ft. (about 2.33 boxes)

The Center on English Learning & Achievement (CELA) specializes in research, development, and services to improve literacy teaching and learning across the grades and subjects.

1.0 cubic ft. (about 1.0 boxes)

The collection consists of inactive records from the University at Albany's Computing Center.

12.33 cubic ft. (about 12.33 boxes)

Emeritus Center, William L. Reese

Records, 2006-2015

Established in 2006, the University at Albany's Emeritus Center is an association of retired faculty, administrators and professionals who have been granted emeritus status. The Center is named for Philosophy Professor William L. Reece, and encourages emeriti to continue pursuing the Universitys mission of teaching, research, and service. The collection includes the organizational records of the Emeritus Center, including by-laws, proposals, and founding documents.

0.8 cubic ft. (about 0.8 boxes)

The records of the Institute of Gerontology include materials from the Institute on Aging, the Institute of Gerontology and the Ringel Institute of Gerontology, all of which served the same function within the State University of New York at Albany. Records include materials about program creation, correspondence, day files, grant applications, budgets, publications, research materials and professional development.

11.6 cubic ft. (about 11.6 boxes)

The collection consists of inactive records from the University at Albany's Institute for Government and Policy Studies,

1.17 cubic ft. (about 1.17 boxes)

The collection consists of records from the University at Albany's Humanistic Education Center, 1969-1973.

7 cubic ft. (about 7 boxes)

Faced with major cutbacks in support for the Humanities in the mid-1970s, the Institute for Humanistic Studies was created to stimulate research and critical thinking in the Humanities on the State University of New York at Albany campus.

3.33 cubic ft. (about 3.33 boxes)

Contains records from Initiatives for Women, which grants financial awards to individuals or groups affiliated with the University at Albany that support the advacement of women or women's concerns. Materials include meeting minutes, awards files, and ephemera.

6.33 cubic ft. (about 6.33 boxes)

Contains technical reports from the Institute for Traffic Safety Management and Research, a research center affiliated with the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy.

0.66 cubic ft. (about 0.66 boxes)

Contains records from the Center of Inter-American Studies, which sponsored interdisciplinary language and cultural studies program relating to Latin America.

2.33 cubic ft. (about 2.33 boxes)

Contains publications from the Institute for Mesoamerican Studies, a research institute within the Department of Anthropology that focuses on the peoples and cultures of Mesoamerica.

0.2 cubic ft. (about 0.2 boxes)

Contains records from the Performing Arts Center, which was completed in 1969 on the new campus to replace Page Hall as the primary performance space at the University. The collection includes space planning materials, publications, and records from events held at the PAC (including fliers, press releases, programs, and attendence reports).

6.56 cubic ft. (about 6.56 boxes)

Contains records from the Public Service Workshops Program (formerly called the Public Service Training Program), a professional development program administered by the Rockefeller College of Public Affairs and Policy under contract with the New York State Governor's Office of Employee Relations. Includes progress reports, committee records, and course materials.

2.33 cubic ft. (about 2.33 boxes)

Contains materials from the Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, a public policy research institute operated by SUNY. The bulk of the collection consists of audio and video tapes.

3 cubic ft. (about 3 boxes)

A joint federal and state grant-funded program to implement competency-based teacher education (CBTE) and develop a statewide collaborative system of support for additional CBTE efforts.

4 cubic ft. (about 4 boxes)

Contains records from the Two-Year College Development Center (later referred to as the Two-Year College Student Development Center, and subsequently renamed the Center for Innovation and Career Development). The collection contains annual reports, workshop and conference materials, and educational materials.

2 cubic ft. (about 2 boxes)

Records of the Art Museum that was built on UAlbany's Uptown Campus with the support of Governor Nelson Rockefeller.

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