North Carolina State University American Society for Engineering Education Records 1959-1972

Creator
North Carolina State University. College of Engineering
Size
3 linear feet
Location

For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.

Call number
UA 105.004

Includes correspondence, reports, and grant proposals relating to the American Society for Engineering Education, primarily from the 1960s. Topics include research proposals, self studies, engineering education material, and professional development.

Biographical/historical note

The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) is a non-profit organization of companies, individuals, and institutions whose purpose is to advance engineering education and its allied branches of science and technology, including the processes of counseling, extension services, learning, public relations, research and teaching.

ASEE's predecessor was the Society for the Promotion of Engineering Education (SPEE). SPEE was founded in 1893 to regulate the training of engineers. In 1946, SPEE was reorganized as the American Society for Engineering Educaiton (ASEE).

Scope/content

These records, which span the years from 1959 to 1972, contain correspondence, grant proposals and reports relating to the American Society for Engineering Education. Topics include engineering education material, projects, professional development, research projects, and self-studies.

Physical description

6 archival boxes

Arrangement

Subgroup is organized into three series: Faculty in Residencies in Engineering Practice: ASEE-Ford Foundation, Goals in Engineering Education, and Projects Operating Unit.

Use of these materials

North Carolina State University owns copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University American Society for Engineering Education Records, UA 105.004, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred from the College of Engineering

Faculty in Residencies in Engineering Practice: ASEE-Ford Foundation 1967-1972

.5 archival boxes, .25 linear feet

Proposal 1967
Box 1, Folder 1
Correspondence 1967
Box 1, Folder 2
Correspondence 1968-1972
Box 1, Folder 3
Goals in Engineering Education 1963-1969

4 archival boxes, 2 linear feet

Graduate Studies Division
1966-1967
Box 1, Folder 4
Information Documents
Numbers 1 - 8 1963-1966
Box 1, Folder 5
Correspondence 1963-1968
Box 1, Folder 6
Miscellaneous
1959-1966, undated
Box 1, Folder 7
News Releases
1966-1967
Box 2, Folder 1
Newsletters
1965-1968
Box 2, Folder 2
Correspondence 1966-1967
Box 2, Folder 2
Project Staff
Meetings 1963-1966
Box 2, Folder 3
Reports
"Assessment of the Goals of Engineering Education in the United States" 1966
Box 2, Folder 4
"Conclusions Concerning Goals of Undergraduate Engineering Education" 1964
Box 2, Folder 5
"Education in Industry" 1965
Box 2, Folder 6
"Trends in Engineering and Engineering Education" 1970
Box 2, Folder 7
"Preliminary" 1965
Box 2, Folder 8
"Preliminary", Correspondence 1965
Box 2, Folder 9
"Preliminary", Correspondence 1966
Box 3, Folder 1
"Preliminary", Recommendations 1965
Box 3, Folder 2
"Interim" 1967
Box 3, Folder 3
"Interim", Correspondence 1966-1967
Box 3, Folder 4
"Final" 1968
Box 3, Folder 5
"Final", Correspondence 1968-1969
Box 3, Folder 6
"NC State Institutional, Goals of Engineering Education, General Goals of Engineering Education and Graduate Education" 1965
Box 3, Folder 7
"NC State Institutional, Goals of Engineering Education, General Goals of Engineering Education and Undergraduate Education" 1964
Box 3, Folder 8
"NC State Institutional, Goals of Engineering Education, General Goals of Engineering Education and Undergraduate Education (Supplemnt to Information Document no. 3)" 1965
Box 3, Folder 7
"NC State Institutional, Preliminary Report covering factual data requested in those questions marked with an asterisk", n.d.
Box 3, Folder 7
"NC State Institutional", Correspondence 1963-1968
Box 3, Folder 7
Surveys
n.d.
Box 4, Folder 1
Industry-Government 1963-1965
Box 4, Folder 2
Industry-Government, Form and Response Tabulation 1964-1965
Box 4, Folder 3
Undergraduate Studies Division
1963
Box 4, Folder 4
1964
Box 4, Folder 5
1965
Box 4, Folder 6
1966 -1967
Box 5, Folder 1
Article Abstracts, 1-9, 12-15, 21-26, 28 1963-1964
Box 5, Folder 2
Institutional Study Committee Report Abstracts, 1-76 1964-1965
Box 5, Folder 3
Institutional Study Committee Report Abstracts, 77-152 1964-1965
Box 5, Folder 4
Professional Society Study Committee Abstracts, 1-4 1964
Box 5, Folder 5
Projects Operating Unit 1965-1970

1.5 archival boxes, .75 linear feet

Executive Board Meetings
Agenda and Minutes 1965-1968
Box 5, Folder 6
Projects, Proposals and Reports
1965-1966
Box 5, Folder 7
1967
Box 6, Folder 1
1968
Box 6, Folder 2
Exchange Mission to the Soviety Union 1968-1970
Box 6, Folder 3

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University American Society for Engineering Education Records, UA 105.004, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

North Carolina State University owns copyright to this collection. Individuals obtaining materials from the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections Research Center are responsible for using the works in conformance with United States copyright law as well as any donor restrictions accompanying the materials.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.