Records of Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP), 1993-2017 RG.05.18.01 Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP), Records of

Records of Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP), 1993-2017 RG.05.18.01

Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP), Records of


[logo]

Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech

Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries (0434)
560 Drillfield Drive
Newman Library, Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, Virginia 24061
specref@vt.edu
URL: http://spec.lib.vt.edu

Clare Carter, Student Worker

Repository
Special Collections and University Archives, Virginia Tech
Identification
RG.05.18.01
Title
Records of the Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP)1993-2017
Quantity
0.8 Cubic Feet 2 boxes
Language
English .
Abstract
This collection comprises the records of the Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP), dating 1993 through 2017. This includes printed emails, newspaper articles, publicity, and information about the organization's summer research internship. It mainly contains photographs of students participating in the summer research internship, most from the years 2001 through 2004.

Administrative Information

Use Restrictions

Permission to publish material from Records of Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP) must be obtained from Special Collections, Virginia Tech.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP), RG 5/18/1, Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.

Acquisition Information

The collection was transfered to Special Collections in 2019.

Processing Information

The processing, arrangement, and description of the Records of Multicultural Academics Opportunities Program (MAOP) was completed in September 2019.


Administrative Note

The Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP) is a organization that focuses on promoting diversity at Virginia Tech. The program helps undergraduate and graduate students with academic, emotional, social, and financial support and guidance. For undergraduates interested in possible graduate education, MAOP provides summer research opportunities.

Scope and Content

This collection contains a variety of documents about Virginia Tech's Multicultural Academic Opportunities Program (MAOP) from 1993 through 2017. This includes correspondence and printed emails within the MAOP organization, brochures and flyers, newspaper articles, and information about summer research internships and participating students. The bulk of the collection comprises photographs of students involved in the summer research internship. Most of these are of the students researching and presenting their projects, but there are also some photos of the students enjoying other fun activities like going to camp and bowling.

Arrangement

This collection has four series, arranged by type. Files within each series are arranged chronologically.

Series I: Correspondence includes one folder with printed emails within the MAOP organization.

Series II: Publicity has ads for the summer internship program and newspaper articles about MAOP.

Series III: Students has intern and mentor information, a graduate students of distinction booklet, and a student project from the MAOP summer internship.

Series IV: Photos, by far the largest, mostly includes pictures of students involved in the summer internship program.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Inclusion and diversity in higher education
  • Photographs
  • University Archives
  • University History
  • Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (1970-)

Container List

Series I: Correspondence
2002-2007, undated
  • box-folder 1 folder: 1
    MAOP Correspondence
    2002, 2005, 2006, 2007, undated
Series II: Publicity
1999-2015, undated
  • box-folder 1 folder: 2
    MAOP Publicity
    1999-2000, 2002-2003, 2008-2009, 2015, undated
  • box-folder 1 folder: 3
    MAOP Newspaper Articles
    1999-2006
Series III: Students
1999-2007
  • box-folder 1 folder: 4
    MAOP Interns and Mentors
    1999, 2003-2007, undated
  • box-folder 1 folder: 5
    MAOP Graduate Students of Distinction
    2006-2007
  • box-folder 1 folder: 6
    A MAOP Project
    undated
Series IV: Photographs
1993-2017
  • box-folder 1 folder: 7
    MAOP Composite Photos (SRI)
    1993, 1996-2009, 2014-2017
  • box-folder 1 folder: 8
    MAOP Summer Research Internship
    1993, 1997, 1999, 2002
  • box-folder 1 folder: 9
    MAOP Summer Research Internship Photos
    2002-2003, undated
  • box-folder 1 folder: 10
    MAOP Summer Research Internship
    2004
  • box-folder 1 folder: 11
    MAOP Presentations
    2002
  • box-folder 1 folder: 12
    Individuals and Projects
    2002, undated
  • box-folder 1 folder: 13
    MAOP Individuals Learning
    2002, undated
  • box-folder 2 folder: 1
    MAOP - Activities
    2002, undated
  • box-folder 2 folder: 2
    MAOP Camping/Bowling
    undated
  • box-folder 2 folder: 3
    MAOP Participants
    2001, 2008. undated
  • box-folder 2 folder: 4
    MAOP Photographs - SRI and Events
    2002
  • box-folder 2 folder: 5
    Individual Student Photos
    2001-2002