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UAA. Office of Public Affairs subject files

University of Alaska Anchorage Records
Guide to the UAA. Office of Public Affairs subject files

Collection number: UAA-0210.
Creating office: University of Alaska Anchorage. Office of Public Affairs.
Series title: UAA. Office of Public Affairs subject files.
Dates: 1972-1986.
Volume of series: 0.8 cubic feet.
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Series summary: Subject files related to public relations at the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Administrative history:
Exact dates for some changes in office name and office functions are unknown. In 1971 the office was External Affairs and by 1973 was known as External Services. By 1974 it was the Office of Publications and Information and in June of 1976 became the Office of Public Affairs.

Agency functions:
The Office of Public Affairs served as the public relations unit for the University of Alaska Anchorage.

Series description:
This series consists of subject files related to the work of the University Relations office. Documents include correspondence internal to the University and external, policy documents, press releases, notes, and similar records.

Arrangement: The records are in two chronological groupings: 1972-1981 and 1978-1986. The first grouping is alphabetical by subject. The second grouping is in an order based on a filing structure used by the Chancellor’s office for a time. The numbers in brackets in the file descriptions for the second grouping reflect that file structure.

Digitized copies: This collection has not been digitized. For information about obtaining digital copies, please contact Archives and Special Collections.

Preferred citation: UAA. Office of Public Affairs subject files, Archives and Special Collections, Consortium Library, University of Alaska Anchorage.

Custodial history: These records were transferred to the Archives prior to 2002.

Processing information: This collection was originally arranged and described prior to 2002. The guide was updated to current standard in 2023 by Arlene Schmuland. Non-permanent records were removed from the series at that point.

Container list:

Box/Folder Description Dates
1/1 Affiliates of UAA 1978
1/2 Alumni 1977
1/3 Arts Fair 1977
1/4 Bicentennial materials 1976
1/5 Business and Public Administration, School of 1977
1/6 Center for Alcohol and Addiction 1977
1/7 Chancellor Lindauer 1977
1/8 Chugiak Eagle River College Center 1976-1977
1/9 Civic and Professional Directory 1977-1978
1/10 College of Arts and Science 1977
1/11 Community Affiliates Office 1976-1977
1/12 Criminal Justice Center 1975-1978
1/13 Educational Opportunity Center 1977
1/14 Financial Aid Office 1977-1978
1/15 High schools 1978
1/16 High school survey 1978-1979
1/17 History of the University of Alaska Anchorage 1972-1978
1/18 Humanities, Division of 1976
1/19 Kodiak Community College Undated
1/20 Library 1977
2/1 Logo including survey 1976-1981
2/2 Matanuska Susitna Community College 1976
2/3 Media survey 2 1978
2/4 Military-based program 1975-1976
2/5 New UAA buildings 1976
2/6 Performing Arts Center 1976
2/7 Public affairs policy for UAA 1979
2/8 Publicity seminar information 1975-1976
2/9 School of Business and Public Administration 1977-1978
2/10 School of Nursing 1976-1978
2/11 Student Special Services 1976-1978
2/12 UAA Associates 1976-1977
2/13 Urban Observatory 1977
2/14 Chancellor’s Office speaking engagements 1979-1984
2/15 Student Center pub license 1978-1981
2/16 Student housing 1984-1985
2/17 Bookstore (2203) 1981-1986
2/18 Public Affairs reports, goals, and objectives 1981-1984
2/19 Campus tours 1982-1984
2/20 Employee service awards 1984-1985
2/21 Art in Public Places (2414) 1979-1982
2/22 Marketing Committee 1984-1985
2/23 Student Publications Board (2408) 1981-1982
2/24 UAA/ACC articulation (2411) 1981
2/25 Atwood Chair of Journalism 1980-1982
2/26 Bond issues (4001) 1978-1982
2/27 Political campaigns and candidates 1982-1984
2/28 Anchorage School District 1979-1983

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