A Guide to the Records of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Special Projects, Alfred Krebs, 1963-1976 Krebs, Alfred, Records of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Special Projects RG 5/1/2/1

A Guide to the Records of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Special Projects, Alfred Krebs, 1963-1976

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Special Collections and University Archives
Collection Number RG 5/1/2/1


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Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
RG 5/1/2/1
Title
Records of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Special Projects, Alfred Krebs, 1963-1976
DIGITAL CONTENT
Digitized material is available online.
Physical Characteristics
7 Cubic Feet; 7 boxes
Creator
Krebs, Alfred H.
Physical Access
Please note: This collection is located in off-site storage and requires 2-3 days notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections and University Archives for more information.
Language
English
Abstract
The collection consists primarily of the correspondence and other materials of Alfred Krebs in his capacity as Vice President for Special Projects (1975-1976). The collection also includes materials from his period as Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs (1972-1975). His duties as Vice President for Special Projects included university financial functions, chairmanship of the Computer Committee, Systems Development, Institutional Research, and the coordination of the Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Programs. There are materials regarding such subjects as consulting projects, cases from the Judicial Review committee, the Telecommunication Committee, and the University Council. Correspondence and other documents detail the formation and management of the Computer Committtee, the creation and implementation of an Affirmative Action Plan,and procedures for implementing Title IX regulations.

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Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Records of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Special Projects, Alfred Krebs, RG 5/1/2/1, Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Source of Acquisition

The collection was transferred to Special Collections and University Archives in 1989.

Existence and Location of Copies

Digitized material is available online.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement and description of the collection commenced in March 2007 and completed in December 2007.


Biographical Note

Alfred H. Krebs (1920-2012) was educated at Cornell University, earning a B.A. in 1941, an M.A. in 1943, and a Ph.D. in 1950. He served in the U.S. Army During World War II. He held positions in agricultural education at the University of Illinois and the University of Maryland, until joining Virginia Tech as professor and head of agricultural education in 1969.

Krebs was named Director of Summer School in 1970 and Assistant Vice President for Academic Affairs in 1972. When Dr. Malpass left Virginia Tech in 1974, Dr. Krebs served as Acting Vice President for Academic Affairs until John D. Wilson assumed the post in September 1975.

Next, Krebs was named Acting Vice President for Special Projects and then Vice President for Special Projects until his appointment in 1977 as Vice President for Administration. Krebs retired in August 1981.

Source: In memoriam: Alfred H. Krebs, former vice president for administration, Virginia Tech, January 5, 2012.

Scope and Content

The collection consists primarily of the correspondence and other materials of Alfred Krebs in his capacity as Vice President for Special Projects (1975-1976). The collection also includes materials from his period as Interim Vice President for Academic Affairs (1972-1975). His duties as Vice President for Special Projects included university financial functions, chairmanship of the Computer Committee, Systems Development, Institutional Research, and the coordination of the Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Programs. There are materials regarding such subjects as consulting projects, cases from the Judicial Review committee, the Telecommunication Committee, and the University Council.

Correspondence and other documents detail the formation and management of the Computer Committtee, the creation and implementation of an Affirmative Action Plan,and procedures for implementing Title IX regulations.

Arrangement

The collection is arranged alphabetically.


Index Terms

    Subjects:

  • Faculty
  • University Archives
  • University History
  • Organizations:

  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
  • People:

  • Krebs, Alfred H.

Rights Statement for Archival Description

The guide to the Records of the Office of the Vice President for Academic Affairs and the Office of the Vice President for Special Projects, Alfred Krebs by Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech, is licensed under a CC0 (https://creativecommons.org/share-your- work/public-domain/cc0/).

Contents List

Digitized material is available online.

box-folder 1
1
Accounting, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
2
Administrative Conference, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
3
Admissions, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
4-6
Affirmative Action - General Correspondence EEO/AA, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
7-8
Affirmative Action Plan - Handicapped, 1976
box-folder 1
9-15
Affirmative Action Plan, 1973-1976
box-folder 1
16-17
Affirmative Action WEL Copies, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
18
Agricultural Extension Service - Monthly Revenue Statements, 1963-1965
box-folder 1
19
Agriculture and Life Sciences, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
20
Alpha Omicron Circle, 1976
box-folder 1
21
Alpha Phi Omega, 1976
box-folder 1
22
American Association of University Professors (AAUP), 1976
box-folder 1
23
American Association of University Women (AAUW), 1975-1976
box-folder 1
24
American Council on Education, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
25
Architecture, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
26
Arnold Air Society, 1976
box-folder 1
27
College of Arts and Sciences - General Correspondence, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
28
College of Arts and Sciences - Geophysics Program, 1973-1975
box-folder 1
29
Auditor, Internal, 1975-1976
box-folder 1
30-31
box-folder 2
32-33
Automated Data Processing (ADP), 1974-1976
box-folder 2
34
Automated Data Processing - Policy Committee, n.d.
box-folder 2
35
Automated Information System (AIS), 1976-06
box-folder 2
36
Auxiliary Enterprises, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
37
Bicentennial, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
38-39
Board of Visitors, 1976
box-folder 2
40-41
Budget Director, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
42
Bugle, 1976
box-folder 2
43
Building Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
44
Buildings and Grounds, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
45
Business, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
46
Business Manager, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
47
Campus Mail, 1975
box-folder 2
48
Capital Consortium, 1975
box-folder 2
49
Central Virginia Consortium, 1975
box-folder 2
50
Change of Academic Calendar (Ad Hoc Committee), 1975-1976
box-folder 2
51
Class of 1978, 1976
box-folder 2
52
College Law Conference, 1976
box-folder 2
53
Commencement Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
54
Commission on Faculty Affairs, 1976
box-folder 2
55
Commission on Graduate Studies and Research, 1976
box-folder 2
56
Commission on Student Affairs, 1975
box-folder 2
57-59
Commission on Student Affairs, 1976
box-folder 2
60
Committee on Patents, 1975
box-folder 2
61-63
Computer Committee, 1970-1976
box-folder 2
64
Computer Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
65-66
Computer Committee, 1976
box-folder 2
67
Computer Services - University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
68
Computer User's Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
69
Computerized Management Network, 1975-1976
box-folder 2
70-72
box-folder 3
73-75
Computing Center - General Information, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
76-78
Computing Center - General Information, 1976
box-folder 3
79-80
Computing Center - Hardware/Software, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
81
Computing Center - IMS Personnel Responsibilities, 1976
box-folder 3
82
Computing Center Log, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
83
Computing Center - Personnel, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
84
Computer Committee - Performance Standards, 1976
box-folder 3
85
Conferences, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
86
Consulting Group - Computing Center, 1976
box-folder 3
87
Consulting - Not Approved, 1976
box-folder 3
88
Consulting Policy, 1976
box-folder 3
89-93
Consulting - Ratified by the Board, 1975
box-folder 3
94
Consulting - Ratified by the Board, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
95-98
Consulting - Ratified by the Board, 1976
box-folder 3
99
Control Data Corporation, 1975
box-folder 3
100
Copyright Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 3
101
Corps of Cadets, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
102
Deans, Directors, and Department Heads Listing, 1975
box-folder 4
103
Division of the Budget, 1976
box-folder 4
104
Doctoral Fellowship Program for Minority Virginians, 1976
box-folder 4
105
Education, 1974-1975
box-folder 4
106
Education, 1975
box-folder 4
107
Education, 1976
box-folder 4
108
EDUCOM, 1975
box-folder 4
109
Engineering, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
110
Exchange Visitor Program, 1973-1977
box-folder 4
111
Extension Division, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
112
Faculty Retreat, 1976
box-folder 4
113
Faculty Senate, 1973-1976
box-folder 4
114
Fine Arts Committee, 1976
box-folder 4
115
First Aid Crew and Rescue Squad, 1976
box-folder 4
116
Gay Student Alliance, 1976
box-folder 4
117
General Consortium - Correspondence, 1975
box-folder 4
118
Graduate School, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
119
Higher Education and National Affairs: Bulletin, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
120
Home Economics, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
121
Honor System, 1976
box-folder 4
122
Inauguration, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
123-124
Information Exchange Procedures (IEP), 1975-1976
box-folder 4
125
Information Services, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
126
Institutional Research, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
127
Interfraternity Council/Panhellenic Council, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
128
International Student Orientation and Housing (Subcommittee), 1975-1976
box-folder 4
129-130
International Travel, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
131
Judicial Review Committee, 1975
box-folder 4
132
Judicial Review Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 4
133-135
Judicial Review Committee, 1976
box-folder 4
136
Judicial Review Committee, Cases A-L, 1973-1976
box-folder 4
137
Judicial Review Committee, Cases A-L, 1975
box-folder 5
138-142
Judicial Review Committee, Cases A-L, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
143
Judicial Review Committee, Cases A-L, 1976
box-folder 5
144
Judicial Review Committee, Cases M-Z, 1975
box-folder 5
145-148
Judicial Review Committee, Cases M-Z, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
149
Kroger Intern Program, 1976
box-folder 5
150
Learning Resource Center, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
151
Library, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
152
McElvery, Roger M., 1975-1976
box-folder 5
153
Miscellaneous, 1976
box-folder 5
154
Mortar Board, 1976
box-folder 5
155
NACUBO, 1976
box-folder 5
156
National Association of State Universities and Land Grand Colleges, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
157
National Association of State Universities and Land Grand Colleges, 1976
box-folder 5
158
National University Conference on Hunger Committee, 1975
box-folder 5
159
National Wooden Pallet and Container Association, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
160
Norfolk Area Medical Center, 1973-1975
box-folder 5
161
Northern Virginia Consortium, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
162
Oak Ridge Associated Universities, 1975
box-folder 5
163
Occupational Health and Safety, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
164
Occupational Health and Safety Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
165
Open House Study Committee, 1976
box-folder 5
166-168
Personnel, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
169
Phi Beta Kappa, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
170
Phi Kappa Phi, 1976
box-folder 5
171
President, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
172
Public Information Commission - American Vocational Association, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
173
Radiation Safety Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 5
174
Registrar, 1976
box-folder 5
175
box-folder 6
176-177
Reports and Recordkeeping Requirements, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
178
Research Division, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
179
Residence Hall Federation, 1975
box-folder 6
180
Scheduling and Registration Committee, 1976
box-folder 6
181
School Law Newsletter, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
182
Society for College and University Planning, 1976
box-folder 6
183-184
Solar Energy Research Institute - National Solar Energy Research Consortium, 1976
box-folder 6
185
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
186
Southern Regional Education Board, 1975
box-folder 6
187
Space, 1976
box-folder 6
188
Space Needs Assessment and Forecast for the University Committee (SNAFU), 1975
box-folder 6
189
State, 1976
box-folder 6
190
State - Accounting System, 1976
box-folder 6
191
State - Attorney General, 1976
box-folder 6
192
State - Secretary of Education, 1976
box-folder 6
193
State Computer Resource Planning, 1974
box-folder 6
194
State Council of Higher Education for Virginia, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
195
State Government Management, 1976
box-folder 6
196
State Office on Volunteerism, 1975
box-folder 6
197
State Vocational Education Advisory Council, 1976
box-folder 6
198-199
Student Budget Board, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
200
Student Constitutional Affairs Board, 1976
box-folder 6
201
Student Government Association, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
202
Telecommunications Committee, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
203
Telecommunications - General Correspondence, 1976
box-folder 6
204
Telecommunications - HEAR Project, 1975
box-folder 6
205
Telecommunications - Microwave Link, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
206
Telecommunications - Planning for Public Service Satellite Applications, 1976
box-folder 6
207-209
Telecommunications - Program Master Plan, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
210
Telecommunications - Surplus Two-Way Radio Channels, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
211-213
Telecommunications - Virginia Public Telecommunications Council, 1974-1976
box-folder 6
214
Telecommunications - VPI & SU/Blacksburg Cable Television, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
215
Title IX, 1975-1976
box-folder 6
216-217
Title IX - Athletic Programs, 1977
box-folder 7
218
Title IX, Association for Intercollegiate Athletics for Women, 1976
box-folder 7
219
Title IX, Evaluation, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
220
Title IX, Rules and Regulations, 1975
box-folder 7
221
Town of Blacksburg, 1975
box-folder 7
222
Traffic Appeals Subcommittee - Judicial Review Committee, 1976
box-folder 7
223
Treasurer's Office, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
224
University Committee on International Programs, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
225
University Copy Equipment Review Committee, 1976
box-folder 7
226-227
University Council, 1975
box-folder 7
228-230
University Council, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
231
University Council, 1976
box-folder 7
232
University Research Association, 1975
box-folder 7
233
Valley Consortium, 1975
box-folder 7
234
Veterinary Medicine, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
235-237
Vice-President for Academic Affairs, 1975
box-folder 7
238-239
Vice-President for Academic Affairs, 1976
box-folder 7
240
Vice-President for Special Projects, 1975
box-folder 7
241
Vice-President for Special Projects, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
242-244
Vice-President for Student Affairs, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
245
Virginia Freedom of Information Act, 1976
box-folder 7
246
Virginia Public Interest Research, 1976
box-folder 7
247
Virginia Tech Alumni Association, 1976
box-folder 7
248
Virginia Tech Student Aid Association, Inc., 1976
box-folder 7
249
Virginia Tech Union, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
250
Virginia Tidewater Consortium, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
251-252
VPI Extension Division, Monthly Revenue Statements, 1966-1972
box-folder 7
253
Water Resource Research Center, 1975-1976
box-folder 7
254
Western Region Consortium, 1975
box-folder 7
255
Xerox Education Foundation, 1976