American Society for Engineering Education at RIT records

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Collection Overview
Historical Information for American Society for Engineering Education
Scope and Content
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Subject Headings
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Collection Overview (Collapse)

Title
American Society for Engineering Education at RIT records
Date(s)
1983
Abstract
American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) conference at RIT contains four items collected during the Engineering-Images for the Future conference in June 19-23, 1983. Items include a t-shirt, a button, and two wooden cubes inscribed with 'ASEE RIT 1983.'
Extent
0.25 Linear feet (small doc box)
Location
C.S. South, East wall, Shelf 75
Repository
RIT Archive Collections
RIT Libraries
Wallace Center
90 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York, 14623
(585) 475-2557
raswml@rit.edu
Language
English

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Historical Information for American Society for Engineering Education (Collapse)

The American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Annual Conference and Exposition is the only conference dedicated to all disciplines of engineering education. It is committed to fostering the exchange of ideas, enhancing teaching methods and curriculum, and providing prime networking opportunities for engineering and technology education stakeholders such as deans, faculty members and industry and government representatives.

The wood blocks were a souvenir for attendees of the 1983 conference held at RIT. A 3 x 3 inch block walnut paperweight with the RIT graphic mark and 1983 RIT/ASEE logo, a special limited edition. The cubes were created by three students in the Woodworking and Furniture Design program at the School for American Craftsmen.

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American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE) conference at RIT contains promotional items for the 1983 Engineering - Images for the Future conference in June 1983. These items include:

  • two wooden cubes engraved with RIT's logo from that time on one side, and ASEE RIT 1983 on another
  • A white button with red lettering: ASEE-American Society for Engineering Education, RIT 1983, Engineering - Images for the Future, June 19-23
  • A light blue t-shirt with dark blue and gold lettering: HOST, ASEE RIT 1983
  • ASEE RIT 1983 name badge with orange ribbon attached "RIT Host."

Additional materials added in 2012 include records from the 1983 ASEE conference held at RIT, tickets, conference schedules, registration forms, brochures, and a copy of the June 19, 1983 ASEE News. Other materials include a 1969 ASEE annual meeting program and 1983 and 1996 ASEE Awards Banquet programs.

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Arrangement (Collapse)

Items are arranged by item type.

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Subject Headings (Collapse)

Corporate Name(s)

  • American Society for Engineering Education .
  • American Society for Engineering Education. Conference.
  • Rochester Institute of Technology. College of Engineering.

Subject(s)

  • Engineering -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- Rochester

Genre(s)

  • Buttons (information artifacts)
  • Ephemera
  • Papers (document genres)
  • Programs (documents)
  • T-shirts

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Preferred Citation

American Society for Engineering Education at RIT records, RIT Archive Collections

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open to researchers.

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Administrative Information (Collapse)

Collection ID

RITArc.0310

Processing Information

Finding aid created by Jody Sidlauskas in November 2011.

Revision Description

 Added two folders of paper records to the collection. 14 September 2012

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