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Vice President for Academic Affairs (VPAA). Ad Hoc Committee on Academic Advising Box 50, 1996 - 1997

Identifier: RG03-01-02-085

Scope and Contents

Files contain the 1997 report of the committee as well as the Academic Advisor's Handbook from 1996.


  • Creation: 1996 - 1997


Biographical / Historical

The committee was formed in the fall of 1996 by Deans Tom Shandley and Robert Williams. They were charged with evaluating the current state of the academic advising system which they saw as a critical component of the educational process at Davidson. Questions to be considered included: what should be the expectations for advisors?; should the effectiveness of advisors be evaluated?; what information and training would be useful and helpful to advisors?


2.00 folders (2 folders)



Physical Location

Range C Section 1

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Edward L. Palmer

Repository Details

Part of the College Archives Repository