Nursing Department. Records, 1955-Ongoing.

GACA Collection 31



Nursing Department.  Records, 1955-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 31.  4 Records Center Cartons, 1 flat box, and 1 oversize folder.


ABSTRACT:

The Gustavus Adolphus College Nursing Department collection consists of records that document the department’s activities from 1955 through present.  Collection includes course materials, faculty reports, agendas, minutes, and various other records that pertain to this department.  Materials are also comprised of records relating to the Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium (MINC), a partnership to share resources between Gustavus Adolphus and St. Olaf College.  The Gustavus Nursing Department was established in 1956 with its first graduating class in 1960.  New materials are added on an ongoing basis.


SCOPE AND CONTENT:

The Gustavus Nursing Department collection documents the department’s activities from 1955 through present.  Materials are organized into five series: Accreditation and Course Information, Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium, Minutes and Agendas, Miscellaneous, and Reports.

  • Accreditation and Course Information, 1959-2008: This series includes materials pertaining primarily to students rather than faculty.  Subjects within this category include student handbooks, accreditation information, and scholarship materials.
  • Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium, 1982-2007: The Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium (MINC) category includes the history and activity of this shared nursing program.
  • Minutes and Agendas, 1989-2004: Information within this area contains materials for faculty meetings, including minutes and agendas.
  • Miscellaneous, 1972-2005: The series contains miscellaneous materials. These range from newsletters to pictures to self-study information, along with various other items.
  • Reports, 1955-2005: These consist of faculty information referring primarily to course reports and course outlines.


RESTRICTIONS:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes.  The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Nursing Department.  Records, 1955-Ongoing. GACA Collection 31. Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


PROCESSED BY:

Jeff A. Jenson and Sibley Mattson, student assistant, processed this collection and developed the finding aid during November 2007.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Gustavus Adolphus College.  Nursing Department.
Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium.
Nursing--Study and teaching--Minnesota.
Nursing Schools--Accreditation--Minnesota.

 

 


GACA Collection 31

Box

Folder

Accreditation and Course Information, 1959-2008

CCNE, Standards for Accreditation of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Education Programs, 120, 1998

3

24

Comments on Report Submitted by Visitors for Accreditation, 18 April 1974

3

14

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, Standards for Accreditation of Baccalaureate and Graduate Nursing Education Programs, 130, 1998

3

24

Guidelines for Independent Study in Department of Nursing, undated

4

4

Gustavus Adolphus College, Self-Study, 1992-1993

3

21

Materials Assembled for National League for Nursing Consultation Visit, 17 October 1956

3

1

Materials Assembled for National League for Nursing Consultation Visit to GAC Nursing Department, 17-19 October 1956

3

2

Minnesota Board of Nursing Abilities Handbook, Booklet for Class of 2008 Student, 2008

2

34

Minnesota Board of Nursing, Survey Form for Renewal of Approval Progressive Preparing for Registered Nurse License, 19 November 1982

3

15

National League for Nursing, Report of Visit for Accreditation Purposes, 18-23 January 1960

3

5

Progress Report for Accreditation, 10 September 1963

3

9

Progress Report for Accreditation, 26 January 1968

3

11

Report for Accreditation, 1 February 1961

3

8

Report for Accreditation, 26 October 1959

3

4

Report for Accreditation, Comments and Recommendations of the College Board of Review, 1 January 1966 and 7 May 1966

3

10

Revised Report for Accreditation, 18 February 1960

3

6

Scholarship Funds and Agreements, October 1972- Spring 1992

4

4

Self-Study for Comprehensive Evaluation by the Higher-Leading Commission of the North Central Associate, 2002-2003

3

25

Student Handbook, 1982-1983

1

31

Student Handbook, 1983-1984

2

3

Student Handbook, 1984-1985

2

5

Student Handbook, 1985-1986

2

7

Student Handbook, 1986-1987

2

9

Supplemental Report to Report for Accreditation, 23 March 1960

3

7

Minnesota Intercollegiate Nursing Consortium, 1982-2007

Administrative Committee, 1989

2

14

Administrative Committee, 2000

2

35

Administrative Committee, Annual Report, 1988

2

11

Administrative Committee, Annual Report, 1989

2

17

Administrative Committee, Annual Report, 1991

2

20

Administrative Committee, Annual Reports, 2000-2003

2

29

Administrative Committee, Annual Report, 2007

4

12

Administrative Council, Minutes, Budgets, and Miscellaneous, 1986-88

4

8

Administrative Council, 1988

2

12

Administrative Council, 1991

2

21

Administrative Council, Intercollegiate Agreement, May 1990

2

18

Agreements with Kaiser Permanente and the Department of Veteran Affairs, 1992-97

4

1

Articles of Incorporation and Official Document, 1992

2

24

Articles of Incorporation and Official Document, 1992

2

24

Board of Directors, 2000-2005

2

35

Board of Directors, Annual Report, May 1992

2

23

Board of Directors, Annual Report, May 1993

2

26

Board of Directors, Annual Reports, 2000-2003

2

29

Board of Directors, Annual Report, 2007

4

12

College of St. Catherine, “Proposal for a Masters in Nursing Program,” 1 March 1989

4

10

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, Continuous Improvement and Progress Report, 2003, Gustavus Adolphus/St. Olaf College, 2003

2

37

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, Continuous Improvement and Progress Report, 2003

3

26

Committee on Faculty, Annual Reports, 1988-1991

2

20

Committee on Student, Annual Reports, 1990-1991

2

20

Course Syllabi, 1988-1989

2

15

Course Syllabi, 1989-1990

2

16

Course Syllabi, 1990-1991

2

19

Course Syllabi, 1991-1992

2

22

Course Syllabi, 1992-1993

2

25

Course Syllabi, 1993-1994

4

14

Curriculum Committee, Annual Report, 1991

2

20

Evaluation Matrix, December 1993

2

26

Evaluation Team Report on Accreditation Review of Baccalaureate Program in Nursing Education, 28-30 October 1998

3

22

Executive Committee, Annual Report, May 1992

2

23

Executive Committee, Annual Report, May 1993

2

26

Faculty Handbook, 1989-91

4

11

Faculty Handbook, 1 September 2000

2

32

Faculty Handbook, 1 September 2006

2

33

Faculty Organization, Annual Report, May 1992

2

23

Faculty Organization, Annual Report, May 1993

2

26

Faculty Organization, Annual Report, 1992-2003

2

35

Faculty Organization, Annual Report, 2004

3

29

Faculty Organization, Annual Report, 2005

3

30

Faculty Organization, Annual Report, 2007

3

32

Faculty Organization, Annual Reports, 2000-2003

2

29

Founding and Organization, 1984-87

4

7

History, 17 October 1985- Spring 1986

4

5

Intercollegiate Agreement, 1989

4

19

Library Meetings, 1987-88

4

18

Meeting Materials, May 1988-January 1989

4

9

Minnesota Board of Nursing Abilities Handbook, Booklet for Class of 2006 Student, 2006

2

34

Minutes, 29 April 1991

4

2

Miscellaneous, Staffing, Positions, Evaluation Plan, Programs, and Comparison of Old and New Nursing Curriculum, 2005-2006

3

31

National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission, Self-Study Report, 1998

3

23

National League for Nursing Commission, Self-Study Report, 1998

2

39

Organization Materials, Correspondence, Reports, and Articles of Incorporation, 1984-89

4

6

Preliminary Approval Application Submitted to Commission of Collegiate Nursing Education, 15 December 1997

3

22

Publicity and History, 1980s to early 1990s

4

3

Request for Continuing Accreditation, March 1987

3

19

Self-Study Report, 1990

3

20

Student Handbooks, 2007-2008

2

42

Minutes and Agendas, 1989-2004

Department of Nursing, Minutes, August 2005-2006

2

31

Department of Nursing, Minutes, October 1989-April 1993

2

27

Department of Nursing, Minutes, October 2001-May 2005

2

30

Department of Nursing, Minutes, September 1992-April 1993 and September 1999-May 2001

2

28

Department of Nursing, Minutes, September 1993-March 1994

4

15

Grant Proposal, 1978

1

25

Meeting Retreats, Correspondence and Agendas, Spring 2004

3

28

Miscellaneous, 1940s and 1958-2005

Alumni Awards, 1984 and 2008

Lois Anderson Nelson, Class of 1960, May 1984

Barbara Berry Leonard, Class of 1963, 31 May 2008

4

20

Alumni Newsletters, 2004 and 2005

2

41

Alumni Newsletters, May 1992, June 1993, March 2000, and March 2001

2

40

America Association Colleges of Nursing, Memorandum, “The Essentials of Baccalaureate Education for Professional Nursing Practice,” 9 February 1998

3

22

Bethesda Lutheran Medical Center: A Century of Caring, 1883-1983

2

1

Book of Thanks, Gustavus Adolphus Student Nurses, 2002-2003

2

38

Class of 1978 photographs, 1978 (oversize)

Map Case

--

Class of 1979 photographs, 1979 (oversize)

Mape Case

--

Correspondence, Lyla Anderegg and Dr. Johnson regarding Developmental Psychology, 1972

1

17

Gustavus Class of 2002 Nurses, Pictures and Poems, 2002

2

36

Lamps used in capping ceremonies, 1940s and 1950s

5

-

Publicity, 1958 and 1983

4

13

Sigma Theta Tau Charter, 1994 and 2005

Map Case

--

Sigma Theta Tau Plaque, 14 April 1994

4

16

Sigma Theta Tau Programs and Invitations, 2005

4

17

Reports, 1955-2005

Administrative Committee, Annual Report, 2004

3

29

“Annual and Final Report of Gustavus Adolphus Department of Nursing Gerontology Project ‘Undergraduate Mental Health Nursing of the Aged’ Mental Health Training Grant 5 to 2 MH15314-03,” 1981-1982

1

29

Annual Report, 1958

3

3

Board of Directors, Annual Report, 2004 (documents concerning summer school and scheduling included)

3

29

Board of Directors, Annual Report, 2005 (documents concerning summer school and scheduling included)

3

30

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1955-1956

1

1

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1958-1959

1

3

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1959-1960

1

4

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1960-1961

1

5

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1961-1962

1

6

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1962-1963

1

7

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1963-1964

1

8

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1964-1965

1

9

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1965-1966

1

10

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1967-1968

1

12

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1968-1969

1

13

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1969-1970

1

14

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1970-1971

1

15

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1971-1972

1

16

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1972-1973

1

18

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1973-1974

1

19

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1974-1975

1

20

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1975-1976

1

21

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1976-1977

1

22

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1977-1978

1

23

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1978-1979

1

24

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1979-1980

1

26

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1980-1981

1

27

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1981-1982

1

28

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1982-1983

1

30

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1983-1984

2

2

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1984-1985

2

4

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1985-1986

2

6

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1986-1987

2

8

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1987-1988

2

10

Faculty Course Reports and Outlines, 1988-1989

2

13

Faculty Course Reports, 1966

1

11

Nursing Task Force II Report, Executive Summary, 30 September 2004

3

27

Progress Report, Spring 1986

3

17

Progress Report, Spring 1986

3

18

Self-Evaluation Report, Spring 1974

3

12

Supplement to Self-Evaluation Report, Spring 1974

3

13

Self-Study Report, Fall 1982

3

16

Summary of Freshman Relief Instructional Period, 5 July 1955-11 September 1955

1

2