Illinois Institute of Technology. Office of Public Relations
Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:
35 mm color and B&W slides of academic and campus development programs at Illinois Institute of Technology. Each title includes multiple slides. Titles were copied from the original containers.
Slides of images depicting the history of Illinois Institute of Technology. The slides were possibly arranged for the purposes of a slide show. Some images were reproduced from historic sources such as yearbooks. The most recent images are dated 1988-1989.
Two campus publications: The IIT Freshman, a 12-page summary of demographics derived from a survey of incoming freshman by the Comparative Institutional Research Program and a 4-page printed promotional piece on Women at IIT.
Some reports from a series of periodic reports to the faculty on events and activities contributing to the development program at IIT. Contains the following reports: Special Report #2, November, 1962; Special Report #3, January 31, 1963; Special Report #7, October 1963.
Printed copies of the IIT Bulletin and other incarnations of iterations the academic catalog of the university. Collection includes undergraduate, graduate, and specialized (e.g., summer school) catalogs. Bulletins from 1944-1963 are bound, loose copies are largely complete from the years 1940-2012.
Unedited color video (65 minutes) of James Watson's lecture, "From the Double Helix to the Human Genome Project," given at Illinois Institute of Technology on April 15, 1999 recounting his discovery of DNA structure and later scientific research activities. Introductions by Lori Andrews and Lew Collens include biographical information on Watson.
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Monthly reports (1951-1956) issued by the IIT Public Relations Office detailing the activities of the department. The reports include a statistical summary of news (press) releases issued by IIT as well as a register of releases by topic. Also, a detailed listing of media contacts, campus services, printing activities, publications projects, art services (design of PR pieces), radio and TV services, speeches, tours, conferences, etc. which were the responsibility of the department.
News releases by Illinois Institute of Technology sent to local media announcing events, programs, and activities of the university. Presumed to be a complete run for the years 1940 (founding of IIT) to 1999, except for missing volumes as noted here. No press releases have been found for the months of: January - March 1956 January - March 1957 July - December 1962 July - December 1968 Oct. 1991 - Dec. 1995.