Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Engineering Alumni records, 1938-1995 UA 038



creator Rice Engineering Alumni
Title: Rice University Engineering Alumni records
Dates: 1938-1995
Abstract: The records consist of association by-laws, meeting minutes, correspondence, and awards. Included are lists of annual selections of Outstanding Engineering Student and Outstanding Engineering Alumni.
Identification: UA 038
Quantity: 3.5 Linear Feet (7 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

The Rice Engineering Alumni (REA) was formed in 1938, is the oldest alumni organization at Rice, and is dedicated to providing support to the George R. Brown School of Engineering. Its goals include provision of a forum to disseminate information on advances in technology development through its lecture series and to serve the greater Houston community.


Scope and Contents

The records consist of association by-laws, meeting minutes, correspondence, and awards. Included are lists of annual selections of Outstanding Engineering Student and Outstanding Engineering Alumni.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.


Index Terms

Universities and colleges -- Alumni and alumnae
Engineering
clippings (information artifacts)
letters (correspondence)
newsletters
directories
minutes (administrative records)
awards
Rice Engineering Alumni
Rice University

Related Material

[George R.] Brown School of Engineering.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rice Engineering Alumni Records, 1938-1995, UA 038, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Acquisition Information

Received from Carolyn Meta, Alumni Office, March 1981 and periodically thereafter.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Bylaws, correspondence and minutes

Box Folder
1 1 Rice Engineering Alumni bylaws
2 Minute book 1938-1960
3 Engineering scholarship contract 1950
4 Correspondence 1952-1954
5 Correspondence, minutes 1958-1969
6 Correspondence, minutes 1970-1973
Box Folder
2 1 List of alumni 09/13/73
2 Correspondence, minutes 1974
3 Correspondence, minutes 1975
4 Directory 1975
Box Folder
3 1 Correspondence, minutes 1976
2 Correspondence, minutes 1977
3 Correspondence, minutes 1978
Box Folder
4 1 Correspondence, minutes 1979
2 Student Awards Plaques - Past President Award Plaque 1979
3 Correspondence, minutes 1980
4 Correspondence, minutes 1981 - June 1983
5 Correspondence, minutes 1983/1984 - 1984/1985
Box Folder
5 1 Minutes 1985/1986
2 Minutes 1986/1987
3 Minutes 1987/1988
4 1992 Recharter



Series II: Publications

Box Folder
5 5 Newsletters
6 Newsclips
7 Friends of Fondren events with Engineering Alumni
8 Orville Gaither's speeches (text) to FOF/REA 1995
9 Invitations
Box Folder
6 1 General information



Series III: Awards

Box Folder
6 2 Alliance of Science and Math Alumni
3 Award recipient rosters
4 Engineer of the Year award 1996
5 Hershel Rich Invention award 1992
6 Hershel Rich Invention award 1994
7 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award
8 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1983-1986
9 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1987
10 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1990
11 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1991
12 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1994
13 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1995
14 Outstanding Engineering Alumni award 1996
15 Student award 1969 and prior
16 Student award 1970
17 Student award 1971
18 Student award 1972
19 Student award 1973
20 Student award 1974
21 Student award 1975
22 Student award 1976
23 Student award 1977
24 Student award 1978
25 Student award 1979
26 Student award 1980
27 Student award 1981
28 Student award 1982
29 Student award 1983
30 Student award 1984
31 Student award 1985
32 Student award 1986
33 Student award 1987
34 Student award 1988
35 Student award 1989
36 Student award 1990
37 Student award 1991
38 Student award 1992
39 Student award 1993
40 Student award 1994
41 Student award 1995
42 Student award 1996
43 Teaching award 1973-1975



Series IV: Board

Box Folder
6 44 Board 1976-1985
45 Board 1986-1990
45 Board 1990-1992
47 Board 1992-1993
48 Board 1994-1995
49 Board 1995-1996
50 Board - certificates
51 Board - rosters



Series V: Addendum of bylaws, correspondence, reports

Box Folder
6 52 Charters and bylaws
53 Committees
54 Correspondence 1980s
55 Correspondence 1990-1993
56 Correspondence - Architecture alumni
57 Correspondence - Engineering alumni
58 Directories
59 Donations
60 Financial reports
61 Hall of Fame
Box Folder
7 1 Membership
2 Membership - lifetime
3 Newsletters
4 Photos
5 Publicity, Board correspondence 1934-1942
6 Rice Women Engineers
7 Summer Employment Program
8 Survey 1985