Texas Tech University Archives
Below are committee records that are available for viewing in the reading room.

Committees and Councils

Academic Council

Administrative Council

Advisory Council

Affirmative Action Committee

Benefits and Retirement Committee
Previously called the Retired Faculty and Staff Committee, the first efforts to recognize retiring faculty and staff were made in 1970, with 500-600 persons attending the highly successful reception at the Presidentís home. In 1971, a Faculty Council Committee on Retired Faculty and Staff was created, and planned events to include more receptions, dinners, and clinics on planning for retirement. In subsequent years, a Retireeís Handbook was produced for Tech employees.

Campus Beautification Committee

Campus Planning Committee

Catalogue and Bulletins Committee

Chancellor's Council

Chancellor's Minority Advisory Council

Committee of 50

Committee on Scholarship

  • U 46.1 Committee on Scholarship Records, undated: This is a 1 wallet collection.


Council of Deans

Council of Women Graduates

Discipline Committee

  • U 61.1 Discipline Committee Records, 1942-1966: This 1 box collection contains minutes of meetings of the Discipline Committee and cases investigated by the committee.

Faculty Advisory Committee
Created n 1941 under President Clifford B. Jones, the Faculty Advisory Committee consisted of twelve members elected by the faculty. The Committee was encouraged to make recommendations to the Administrative Council, but had no administrative authority.

  • Faculty Advisory Committee, 1941-1965 (see U 14.1 James G. Allen Records)
  • Faculty Advisory Committee, 1942-1944 and undated (see S 455.1 William Curry and Frances Mayhugh Holden Papers)
  • U 73.1 Faculty Advisory Committee Records, 1942-1970: This 5 box collection consists of minutes of meeting, annual reports and assorted general files concerning the Faculty Advisory Committee. Also contains information on tenure hearings.

Faculty Senate

Institutional Research Board (IRB)

Graduate Council

Minority Affairs Committee

President's Council

President's Executive Council

President's Minority Council

Provost's Council

Religious Interest Council

Red Raider Committee

Space Committee
The Space Committee determines the funding and priorities for construction, renovation, and maintenance of the buildings on the Texas Tech University campus.

Student Publications Committee

Tenure and Privilege Committee

University Bicentennial Committee

  • U 181.1 University Bicentennial Committee Records, undated:This is a 1 box collection.
  • U 181.2 University Bicentennial Committee Records, 1972-1976: This 1 box collection contains materials concerning Texas Techís committee on the preparations for the national bicentennial celebrations. Dr. Jim Reese was chairman of the committee.

University Public Art Committee

  • U 343.1 University Public Art Committee Records, 1998-2002: This 1 box collection consists of meeting agendas, minutes and handouts for the committee, as well as some vitas and artist statements for well known artists such as James Watkins, Sara Waters, Michael Hurd, Sonia King, Sam Coronado, John Haines, and Sam Scott.

Women's Recognition Service

Women's Studies Council

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