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Brigham Young University. College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1973-

Administrative History

The Brigham Young University College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences was established in 1973 in a split of the College of Physical and Engineering Sciences. The college is responsible for the administration of the instructional departments within its subject area.

Citation

Its Records, 1956-1992 (Brigham Young University, College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences)

Brigham Young University organizational history, via WWW, Jan. 20, 2012 (College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences; est. 1973 in split of College of Physical and Engineering Sciences; administers subordinate units including departments of Chemistry, Computer Science, Geology, Mathematics, Physics and Astronomy, Statistics, Chemistry and Biochemistry, Mathematics Education, and Geological Sciences)

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Administrative Information and Management Council records, 1985-1989

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 990 Series 4 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains minutes and records of the Administrative Information and Management Council.
Dates: Other: 1985-1989

Carl F. Eyring papers

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: UA 106
Scope and Contents This collection includes a holograph draft of a thesis concerning electric waves, written by Carl F. Eyring while attending Brigham Young University.
Dates: 1912

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences academic and administrative records, 1970-2001

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1303 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains academic and administrative materials from the college and the departments within the college. These materials include corporate minutes, newsletters, budgets, conference reports, faculty interviews and salaries, annual dinners, and awards.
Dates: 1970-2001

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences correspondence, 1957-1992

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1303 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains college and department correspondence. The correspondence comes from the faculty and deans from the college.
Dates: 1957-1992

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences faculty records, 1967-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1303 Series 5
Scope and Contents Contains faculty files from the college on individual faculty members, including materials pertaining to their time at the university. Also included are some department reports that pertain to the faculty.
Dates: 1967-1980

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences general printed materials, 1955-1977

 Series
Identifier: UA 659 Series 8
Scope and Contents note Form letters and announcements, minutes of Faculty meetings and Department Chair meetings, College of Physical and Math Sciences reports, and annual department reports.
Dates: Other: 1955-1977

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences printed materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 659
Overview Includes records of the departments of geology, computer science, chemistry, math, physics and astronomy, and statistics: department minutes, newsletters, course materials, reports, addresses, manuals, etc.
Dates: 1953-1988

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1303
Overview The collection contains materials pertaining to history, departments, correspondence, academics, administration, and faculty of the College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences. The materials include reports, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, corporate minutes, and correspondence.
Dates: 1956-2004

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences reports, 1960-2004

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1303 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains reports from the college. These reports include departmental reports from within the college, faculty and student reports, ORCA annual reports, and college reports such as financial reports.
Dates: 1960-2004

College of Physical and Mathematical Sciences scrapbooks and other material, 1956-1980

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 1303 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains materials pertaining to the history of the college. These materials are college scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and chronological papers.
Dates: 1956-1980