Fonds AR143 - Division of Continuing Studies fonds

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Division of Continuing Studies fonds

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  • 1949-1993 (Creation)
    University of Victoria (B.C.). Division of Continuing Studies

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12.3 m of textual records

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The Division of Continuing Studies assumed the functions of the Evening Division of Victoria College in 1963. The unit has had several name changes: Evening Division, 1963-1969; Division of Continuing Education, 1970-78; Division of University Extension, 1978-1985; Division of University Extension and Community Relations, 1986-1993; Division of Continuing Studies, 1993-present. In 1978, the Office of Summer Session was amalgamated with the Division. The Division administered Communications and Public Relations from 1984 to 1987. In 1994, the title of Director was changed to Dean. The Directors/Deans include: Robert T.D. Wallace, 1963-1971; Laurence E. Devlin, 1972-1979; Glen Farrell, 1979-1986; Laurence Devlin (Acting), 1986-1988; D. Gordon Thompson, 1988-1993; W. Michael Brooke, 1993-1996; Wes Koczka, 1996-2007; Maureen MacDonald, 2007-2016; and Dr. Jo-Anne Clarke, 2017-present.

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The fonds consists of the Director's subject files, 1948-1993; Senate Committee on Continuing Education, 1973-1978; Senate Committee on University Extension, 1984-1986; programming files, 1962-1990; Prison Education programme files, 1978-1988; Summer Studies files, 1978-1988; David Thompson University Centre files, 1978-1983; grades for Institute of Canadian Bankers, 1972-1973; and personnel information, 1978-1987.

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All requests for access to grades and personnel information must be reviewed under FOI legislation before access is granted.

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  • English

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