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Guide to the Campus Culture Initiative records, 2006-2007.

Abstract

The Campus Culture Initiative (CCI) received its charge from President Richard Brodhead on April 18, 2006 in response to discussions concerning race and gender, class and privilege, and campus and community that reemerged after the 2006 men's lacrosse case.

This collection contains President Brodhead's charge to the Campus Culture Initiative Steering Committee, the final report generated by the committee, and numerous documentation of what lead to the final report including agendas and minutes of the meetings, summaries of town-hall meetings, reports in service to the Steering Committee, and other assorted updates.

Descriptive Summary

Repository
University Archives, Duke University
Creator
Duke University. Campus Culture Initiative Steering Committee.
Title
Campus Culture Initiative records 2006-2007
Language of Material
English
Extent
0.5 Linear Feet, 300 Items
Location
For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.

Collection Overview

This collection contains President Brodhead's charge to the Campus Culture Initiative Steering Committee, the final report generated by the committee, and numerous documentation of what lead to the final report including agendas and minutes of the meetings, summaries of town-hall meetings, reports in service to the Steering Committee, and other assorted updates. Materials in the collection range in date from 2006-2007.

Administrative Information

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

For a period of twenty-five years from the origin of the material, permission in writing from the office of origin and the University Archivist is required for use. After twenty-five years, records that have been processed may be consulted with the permission of the University Archivist.

warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

CCI Charge
Box 1
CCI Final Report
Box 1
CCI Updates
Box 1
CCI October 2006 Town Hall Meeting Summaries
Box 1
CCI Steering Committee Meetings, Agendas and Minutes. April-August 2006
Box 1
CCI Steering Committee Meetings, Agendas and Minutes. September-December 2006
Box 1
CCI Steering Committee Meetings, Agendas, and Minutes. January-February 2007
Box 1
CCI Reports in Service to the Steering Committee
Box 1

Historical Note

The Campus Culture Initiative (CCI) received its charge from President Richard Brodhead on April 18, 2006 in response to discussions concerning race and gender, class and privilege, and campus and community that reemerged after the 2006 men's lacrosse case. In the charge Brodhead, "encourage[s] the Steering Committee to articulate a vision of what Duke can be, analyzing existing practices and formulating initiatives needed to realize the vision." The committee was composed of faculty, administrators, alumni, undergraduates, and one graduate student. It met weekly for 32 weeks and generated numerous reports on such issues as admissions, alcohol, race, gender/sexuality, residence life, and athletics at Duke. A final report was submitted to President Brodhead on February 15, 2007.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Campus Culture Initiative Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

The Campus Culture Initiative records were received by the University Archives as a transfer on June 13, 2007.

Processing Information

Processed by Sally Sullivan, May 2008

Encoded by Sally Sullivan, May 2008

Accession 2007-0025 is described in this finding aid.

Descriptive sources and standards used to create this inventory: DACS, EAD, NCEAD guidelines, and our local Style Guide.

This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.