I. Overview of the Collection
Title: Records of Interdisciplinary Programs
Extent: 1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
II. Historical note
The first appearance of Interdisciplinary Studies in the Barry catalog was in the 1991-92 undergraduate edition. Majors were offered in International Studies, Liberal Studies, and Pre-Law. Listed as non-degree programs were Honors Program, Humanities, Peace Studies, and Women's Studies. In 1997, the Honors Program was listed independently, no longer with interdisciplinary studies; and in 2000, Africana Studies was added to the interdisciplinary program.
III. The Collection
Included are files for the Interdisciplinary programs of Liberal Studies and Pre-Law & International Studies –now these last two can be found within History and Political Sciences. There are also files for the non-degree programs of Peace Studies, Women's Studies, and Africana Studies.
IV. Container list:
17 Liberal Studies, 1988-
International Studies, n.d.
Africana Studies, 2002-
Peace Studies/Women’s Studies, 1992
V. Administrative Information
Acquisition Information: Transfer, n.d.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open for research
Processed by: Sister Arnold Benedetto, O.P., revised by Ximena Valdivia, 2012
Preferred Citation: Records of Interdisciplinary Programs, Barry University Archives and Special Collections, Miami Shores, Florida