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Date Range
1960 -
Category
Academic Programs
Group
Engineering
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 191.1
Date Range
1960 -
Category
Academic Programs
Group
Engineering
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 191.1
Format
Bound Volumes
Pamphlets
Papers
Scope and Content
Promotional Bulletins, Senior Projects Presentations, Engineers Week. PMC Engineering Centennial Award Medal. Photographs of engineering classrooms from School of Engineering. Brochures from Ethics and Technology Lecture Series co-sponsored by the College of Arts and Sciences and the School of Engineering 1992 and 1993. Photographs were donated in 2001. Engineering Summer Camp. Summary of history of the Engineering Curriculum from 1856 to 1867 describing first beginnings of a true engineering curriculum and the first true engineering graduates. Material taken from Course Catalogs of the period. Issue of Widener Magazine devoted to the Engineering Program. Article was written in honor of the 150th Anniversary of the School of Engineering. Program from the 150th Anniversary of the School of Engineering in the fall of 2012. CD of images related to the history of the Engineering program. The following are important dates in the history of the engineering program at Pennsylvania Military College and Widener: Pennsylvania Military Academy (1862 - 1892): 1865 Scientific Curriculum at Pennsylvania Military College was given an engineering direction for the first time. 1867 First class of three engineers graduated with the degree of Bachelor of Civil Engineering. 1868 Pennsylvania Military College began offering the degree of Civil Engineer, with more mathematics and scientific studies required than had been previously for the B.S. in Civil Engineering. Pennsylvania Military College (1892 - 1966): 1934 Degree returned to being a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 1947 Pennsylvania Military College was divided into two divisions, the College Division and the Engineering Division PMC Colleges (1966 - 1972): 1966 Masters of Engineering Program started. The first two graduates received a Master of Engineering Degree in Systems Engineering. 1966 Undergraduate program in Engineering accredited by the Engineering Council for Professional Development. 1967 The Engineering Division was renamed the School of Engineering 1967 The graduate program in Engineering received approval by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Public Instruction. Widener College (1972 - 1979): 1972 The School of Engineering was renamed the Center of Engineering Widener University (1979 - present): 1982 The Center of Engineering was renamed the School of Engineering The above material was taken from Dr. Clarence Moll's thesis "A History of Pennsylvania Military College, 1821 - 1954" and from institutional Course Catalogs. Drawings about engineering from 1902 yearbook.
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Academic Programs - Surveys
Engineering
Engineering - Program Changes
Engineering - Senior Projects
Engineering - Brochures
Academic Programs - Engineering
Less detail
Date Range
1960 -
Category
Academic Programs
Group
Engineering
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 191
Date Range
1960 -
Category
Academic Programs
Group
Engineering
Institution
Pennsylvania Military College
PMC Colleges (Cadet Corps and Penn Morton College)
Widener College
Widener University
Location
Box 191
Format
Bound Volumes
Pamphlets
Papers
Scope and Content
Annual Centennial Dinner Programs: 1963 (Recipient of Medal Edward Teller), 1967 (Recipient of Medal Donald Hornig), 1968 (Recipient of Medal Michael Hader); 1969 Centennial Dinner Invitation (Recipient of Medal Edward Cole); Pamphlet of speech given by Dr. Lee A. DuBridge Recipient of Medal in 1962); School of Engineering - Pennsylvania Military College - clippings 1962 about proposed Engineering Building, Survey of Education for Engineering, Objectives of Engineering Program, Viewbook of Engineering Program, 1963 - 1964 Bulletin, Pamphlets 1963 - 1967; PMC Colleges - Press Release 1971 about student designed electric car, Graduate Study Courses 1968 - 1970, Bulletin 1967 - 1968 & 1968 - 1969, Pamphlets 1966 - 1971; Widener College - Brochures on Internship Program 1969 - 1971, Pamphlets, Clippings and dates of Press Releases 1970 - 1971 Senior Project Presentation Programs 1965 - 1975, 1980. 1982, 1986; Operation Crossroad 1971 - pamphlets, procedures, application, clippings, television press release; A completed questionnaire for review of Engineering Curriculum of School of Engineering of PMC Colleges 1969; Reports 1966 - 1967 - grade distribution, enrollment, degree data, curriculum, and more. Engineering Alumni comments excerpted from letters, Fall 1970 Fall 1970 Impact Magazine featuring the School of Engineering, includes small booklet on Conversion Factors for the Engineer, 1964 The following are important dates in the history of the engineering program at Pennsylvania Military College and Widener: Pennsylvania Military Academy (1862 - 1892): 1865 Scientific Curriculum at Pennsylvania Military College was given an engineering direction for the first time. 1867 First class of three engineers graduated with the degree of Bachelor of Civil Engineering. 1868 Pennsylvania Military College began offering the degree of Civil Engineer, with more mathematics and scientific studies required than had been previously for the B.S. in Civil Engineering. Pennsylvania Military College (1892 - 1966): 1934 Degree returned to being a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering. 1947 Pennsylvania Military College was divided into two divisions, the College Division and the Engineering Division PMC Colleges (1966 - 1972): 1966 Masters of Engineering Program started. The first two graduates received a Master of Engineering Degree in Systems Engineering. 1966 Undergraduate program in Engineering accredited by the Engineering Council for Professional Development. 1967 The Engineering Division was renamed the School of Engineering 1967 The graduate program in Engineering received approval by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Department of Public Instruction. Widener College (1972 - 1979): 1972 The School of Engineering was renamed the Center of Engineering Widener University (1979 - present): 1982 The Center of Engineering was renamed the School of Engineering The above material was taken from Dr. Clarence Moll's thesis "A History of Pennsylvania Military College, 1821 - 1954" and from institutional Course Catalogs.
Physical Condition
Good
Subject Access
Academic Programs - Surveys
Engineering
Engineering - Program Changes
Promotional Brochures
Engineering - Senior Projects
Engineering - Brochures
Academic Programs - Engineering
Less detail