Fonds F0229 - Faculty of Nursing fonds.

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Faculty of Nursing fonds.


  • 1964-2014 (Creation)

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21.97 m of textual records and other material:

1 pin
1 bag
sleeve patches

19 audio recordings:
19 audiotape cassettes

20 video recordings:
8 VHS videocassettes
12 Beta videocassettes

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The School of Nursing was established at the University of Calgary in 1969. In 1975, it became the Faculty of Nursing. In 2007, a branch campus called University of Calgary-Qatar opened in Doha to offer state-of-the-art nursing education in Qatar.

Directors of the School of Nursing: S.R. Good, 1969-1972; F. Terentiuk, 1972-1974 (Acting); M. Schumacher, 1974-1975. Deans of the Faculty of Nursing: M. Schumacher, 1975-1979; M.Scott Wright, 1979-1985; J.D. Calkin, 1985-1989; M. Scott Wright, 1989-1990 (Acting); J.L. Storch, 1990-1995; C. Rogers, 1995-1997 (Acting); D. Tamlyn, 1997-2002; F. Myrick, 2002-2003 (Acting); M. Reimer, 2003-2004 (Acting); M. Clinton, 2004-2006; D.M. Tapp, 2007-2018, Sandra Davidson, 2018- .

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Fonds consists of reports describing the establishment of the Faculty, manuals, correspondence, Nursing Conference material, Faculty of Nursing Executive minutes, Faculty of Nursing Council minutes (1975-1978, 1982-1994, 1998-2000), faculty newsletters (1989-1996), correspondence regarding 20th and 25th anniversary activities (1967-1992), Associate Dean's records including Student Academic Review Commitee minutes, Undergraduate Admissions Committee minutes, Undergraduate Program Committee minutes, course outlines, student publications (1971-1991), Learning Resource Centre records including Computer Utilization Committee Minutes (1984-1989), Policy and Procedures Manual, Psychomotor Committee minutes and correspondence and videocassettes on Nursing Management, Interview Techniques and curriculum overviews (1971-1993), Master of Nursing program records including proposals to set up the program, minutes of the Admissions, Nursing Advisory, Nursing Curriculum, Nursing Programme and Nursing Student Academic Review Committees (1980-1989), Research and Scholarly Development Officer records including Research and Scholarly Development Committee minutes, annual reports, and research grant applications (1980-1986), Director of Distance Education records such as minutes and audiotapes of the Steering Committee (1982-1990), "Issues in Nursing" videotapes (1992), records of University Health Services, Space Committee, Undergraduate Curriculum, Nursing Education Advisory Committee (1981-1996), and Calgary Conjoint Nursing Program (CCNP 1977-2001), photographs, ephemera, newsclippings (1979-1908), yearbooks (1987-1988, 1992), and pamphlets (1978). Fonds includes series for Course Outlines, Newsletters, Reports, and Pamphlets.

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Administrative records are restricted for a period of 15 years as authorized under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act.

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See also Foothills Hospital School of Nursing fonds.

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