Brigham Young University. General Services
General Services (1972-1979) functioned to administrate over a variety of services offered by the university.
General Services was formed in 1972 in a reorganization of the earlier Auxiliary Special Services. The Assistant Vice-President for Business acted through General Services in order to administrate Agricultural Operations, Auxiliary Maintenance, Auxiliary Special Services, the BYU Bookstore, Food Services, and Purchasing. General Services was also responsible for providing management and skills training programs, necessary safety programs, and to coordinate food and housing needs for summer conferences, as well as coordinating university services to the Language Training Mission (1972-1979). In 1979 the department merged with Student Housing to form Housing and General Services.
Heads of the unit included Rulon G. Craven (1972) and Clyde Bair (1972-1979).
Citation:BYU organizational history project, Feb. 8, 2012: Brigham Young University. General Services (1972-1990, Auxiliary Special Services and Department of Housing combined, Assistant Vice-President for Business, administrate over Agricultural Operations, Auxiliary Maintenance, Auxiliary Special Services, the BYU Bookstore, Food Services, Purchasing, Director of Housing, management and skills training programs, safety programs, summer conference food and housing, Language Training Mission, 1972-1980, housing, Rulon G. Craven (1972), Clyde Bair (1972-1987), Delyle Barton (1987-1990), part of Student Auxiliary Services 1990)
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
Contains slides of various catering events, displays, and showcases. Includes slides highlighting employee interaction with patrons. Also contains slides of facility tours, 1973-1984.
Contains slides relating to food services employees, including work areas, food services offices, full-time employee portraits, and student employees and supervisors, 1974-1979.
Contains slides of the Cougareat cafeteria and displays. Also includes slides of patrons to the food court and employees. Also contains slides of the Skyroom Restaurant, including photographs from various dances, dinners, and banquets held there, 1973-1983.
Contains slides of employee to patron interaction at the Dairy Laboratory, including photographs at the cash register and in the back rooms, 1973.
Contains slides of photographs taken of various subsets of BYU Food Services, including catering, the Morris Center, the Cannon Center, the Cougareat, the Skyroom, concessions, Provo Temple dining, vending, the Dairy Laboratory, and employees. Slides cover topics including food preparation, food displays, and employee training, 1970-1986.
Contains slides of the Morris and Cannon Center cafeterias, including photographs taken of food preparation and displays. Also includes slides of employees and patrons in the cafeterias, as well as slides of the facilities, 1974-1986.