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Lane Library's special collections: College of Arts and Sciences

College of Arts and Sciences on Armstrong campus, chronology 1977-2016

1977    School of Arts and Sciences established.
1978-1980     Robert Burnett, Dean
1982    Degree in General Studies approved by Board of Regents.
1980-1997     Joseph Adams, Dean
1986-1990    Name changed to School of Arts, Sciences and Education. Department of Elementary Education and Department of Secondary and Special Education are part of School.
1996    Name changed to College of Arts and Sciences.
1997-1998     Dabney Townsend, Dean 
Fall 1998-Spring 2008   Ed Wheeler, Dean
July 1, 2008   Name changed to College of Liberal Arts 
Summer 2008-Summer 2009   Mark Finlay, Dean (Interim) 
Fall 2009-Spring 2014 Laura Barrett, Dean
Summer 2014-Spring 2016   David Wheeler, Dean (Interim) 
Summer 2016-2017 Chris Curtis, Dean

Assistant Deans:
1998-2008, 2009-2013 Mark Finlay 
Fall 2013- Teresa Winterhalter


Thanks to Teresa Winterhalter for help filling in this chronology.