Brigham Young University. Department of Journalism
Citation:BYU Organizational History, May 4, 2012: Department of Journalism (1941-1964, under College of Arts and Sciences 1941, 1954 transferred to College Humanities and Social Sciences, integrated in Department of Communications in College of Fine Arts and Communications 1964, teaching introduction to journalism, ethics of journalism, problems of citizenship, campus reporting, commercial art, news and news writing, editing and makeup, photography, news photography, editorials and editorial writing, special features articles, book reviewing, short story writing, radio broadcasting, advertising, problems of the Weekly Paper, publicity, and city reporting, 1954 teaching typography, mass communications, magazine writing, motion picture photography, and polls and surveys, chairs Harrison R. Merrill (1936-1938), Carlton Culmsee (1939-1944), T. Earl Pardoe (1945-1946), and Oliver R. Smith (1950-1961), and Jean R. Paulson (1961-1964))
Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:
Contains records related to the building projects of the Department of Communications, including brochures of funding information, funding proposals, and budgeting. Also contains pictures of project models and correspondence regarding the projects. Includes records about the planned Gordon B. Hinckley Communications Center, including a floor plan and details about conceptual design, as well as records on the Eagle Gate plaza and office towers and the Harris Fine Arts Center, 1920-1999.
Contains correspondence relating to the Department of Communications, including letters to private donors for the communications buidling and alumni outreach efforts. Also includes correspondence with various board and committee members on topics including convention accommodations, scheduling, and scholarship applications. Also contains correspondence on the subject of the Daily Universe, 1956-1999.
Contains course materials from communications classes, including exams, reference manuals, and lab exercises. Also contains journalism abstracts, final projects, and student portfolios. Lecture materials and readings are also included, 1962-1982.
Contains faculty files from the Department of Communications, including correspondence and lists of publications. Also contains curriculum vita as well as evaluations and employment recommendation records, 1953-1973.
Contains records relating to the Department of Communications, including records on the American Society of Newspaper Editors (ASNE) as well as building project records and meeting minutes. Also contains course materials, correspondence, and records on faculty members, 1920-1999.
Contains revision drafts of "Gods Within the Machine: A History of the American Society of Newspaper Editors, 1923-1993," a study written by Brigham Young University communications professor Paul A. Pratte. Also contains related research records, including minutes, correspondence, the organization's bulletin, journal articles, and presidents' speeches and records, 1920-1995.
Includes class outlines, handouts, assignments, examinations, and committee suggestions concerning the photo studio. 13 items.
Collection includes weekly newspaper readership studies based on representative Utah newspapers, conducted by the department of marketing and journalism.
Contains files from the Journalism Department from 1947 to 1974.
- Archival Object 7
- Collection 5
- Colleges and Universities 7
- Education 7
- Letters 5
- Communication -- Study and teaching -- Utah -- Provo -- History 3
- Examinations 2
- Minutes (Records) 2
- Oral histories 2
- Publications 2
- Reports 2
- American Fork citizen 1
- Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences 1
- Brochures 1
- Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 1
- College buildings -- Utah -- Provo 1
- Committees 1
- Community newspapers -- Utah 1
- Courses and lectures 1
- Curriculum vitae 1
- Evaluation 1
- Faculty (Education) 1
- Files (Records) 1
- Fund raising 1
- Funding 1
- Journalism 1
- Journalism -- Study and teaching -- Utah -- Provo 1
- Journalism -- Utah 1
- Manuscripts for publication 1
- Mormons -- Utah -- Provo -- History 1
- Newsletters 1
- Newspaper reading 1
- Outlines and syllabi 1
- Pamphlets 1
- Periodicals 1
- Photographs 1
- Schedules (Time plans) 1
- School enrollment 1
- Slides (Photography) 1
- Springville herald (Springville, Utah) 1
- Universities and colleges -- Accreditation -- United States 1
- Wasatch wave 1
- Weekly reflex (Kaysville, Utah) 1
- Yearbooks 1 + ∧ less