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Brigham Young University. Native American Educational Outreach Programs

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1989-2011

Administrative History

Native American Educational Outreach Programs (1989-2011) was a program affiliated with Brigham Young University that provided educational support services to Native Americans.

Native American Educational Outreach Programs replaced the Institute of American Indian Services and Research on September 1, 1989. The new program was part of Brigham Young University's Division of Continuing Education. It focused more explicitly on promoting education and extending existing university services to service external programs. The program strived to promote the completion of high school and college education among Native Americans. In accordance with this goal, the Native American Educational Outreach Programs facilitated courses and workshops for Native American individuals and tribes. They serviced Native Americans in both the United States and Canada. Native American Educational Outreach Programs ended in May 2011.

Citation

BYU Continuing Education website, via WWW, Nov. 12, 2018 (Native American Educational Outreach Programs; replaced Department of American Indian Services Sep. 1, 1989; part of Brigham Young University's Division of Continuing Education; focuses on promoting education and extending existing university services to service external programs and populations; strives to promote completion of high school and college education among Native Americans; facilitates courses and workshops for Native American individuals and tribes; services Native Americans in the United States and Canada)

BYU Continuing Education, via Email communication, Nov. 20, 2018 (Native American Educational Outreach Programs ended May 2011)

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Institute of American Indian Studies director records, 1953-1967

 Series
Identifier: UA 552 Series 1
Scope and Contents note Contains administrative files, including correspondence and memos, meeting minutes, reports, financial information, and news clippings produced by Paul Felt as director of the Institute. Materials date from between 1953 and 1967.
Dates: 1953-1967

Institute of American Indian Studies director records, 1959-1972

 Series
Identifier: UA 552 Series 3
Scope and Contents note Administrative files, including correspondence and memos, meeting minutes, reports, financial information, news clippings. Materials produced by directors Paul Felt and Dale Tingey.
Dates: 1959-1972

Institute of American Indian Studies research coordinator records, 1949-1970

 Series
Identifier: UA 552 Series 2
Scope and Contents note Administrative files. Includes a general correspondence section, followed by a general files section (articles, research materials, department bulletins and periodicals, travel records, research surveys and articles, course materials, and students listings). Materials produced or gathered by Coordinator of Research, James R. Clark.
Dates: 1949-1970