Sylvia Hutchinson collection

Sylvia Hutchinson collection

Descriptive Summary

Repository: University of Georgia Archives
Creator: Hutchinson, Sylvia
Title: Sylvia Hutchinson collection
Dates: 1957-2012
Quantity: 5.0 Linear feet (5 boxes)
Coll. Number: UA0116

Biographical/Historical Note

Dr. Sylvia Hutchinson is a Professor Emerita of Higher Education and Reading Education at the University of Georgia. Before her retirement, Dr. Hutchinson served in multiple administrative roles in addition to her faculty responsibilities. These roles included serving as Coordinator of the Post-doctoral Teaching Fellows Program and as Associate Dean of the College of Education. Since 2013, she has served as Director of Academic Partnerships and Initiatives through the University's Division of Student Affairs. UGA Today-2013

Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a large amount of correspondence along with English department and (various) program documentation, photographs and newspaper/journal articles. The dates range from 1957 to 2012.


The collection is arranged into eight series. Within those series the material is placed in chronological order.

Index Terms

Franklin College of Arts and Sciences.
Universities and colleges--Faculty.
University of Georgia. College of Education.
University of Georgia. Teaching Academy.

General Notes

RG 2-13

Administrative Information

Preferred citation note

Sylvia Hutchinson collection, UA0116, University Archives, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing


1. Emeriti Scholars, 2001-2012

11Emeriti Scholars:correspondence, program notes, financial, etc., 2001-2010
2Emeriti Scholars: correspondence, articles, minutes. etc., 2002
3Emeriti Scholars: correspondence, pictures, financial, etc., 2003-2005
4Emeriti Scholars: correspondence, purpose, brochures, etc., 2003
5Emeriti Scholars: correspondence, directory, etc., 2006-2012
6Emeriti Scholars: correspondence, directory, birthdays, articles, programs, etc., 2006-2012

2. Peer Consultation Team, 1999-2009

17Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, team members, etc., 1999-2000
8Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, PCT retreat information,etc., 1999-2001
9Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, feedback, PCT retreat information, etc., 2000
10Peer Consultation Team: [correspondence, PCT Summer Retreat], 2000
11Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, membership list, etc., 2000-2009
12Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, etc., 2000-2009
13Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, article, class syllabus, etc., 2000-2009
14Peer Consultation Team: correspondence, articles, financial, etc., 2000-2009

3. Franklin Fellows post doctorate teaching, 1999-2008

21Franklin Fellows: correspondence, addresses, etc., 1999
2Franklin Fellows: correspondence, applicants, teaching schedules, financial,, 1999
3Franklin Fellows: correspondence, financial, syllabi, meetings, etc., 1999
4Franklin Fellows: correspondence, presentation notes, articles, syllabi, photographs, etc., 1999-2000
5Franklin Fellows: correspondence, teaching evaluations, syllabi, cards, etc., 1999-2000
6Franklin Fellows: correspondence, Colloquium for New Faculty schedule, notes, etc., 1999-2001
7Franklin Fellows: correspondence, syllabi, notes, articles, etc., 1999-2001
8Franklin Fellows: correspondence, name place cards, questionaires, etc., 1999-2001
9Franklin Fellows: correspondence, syllabi, schedules, financial, vitas, etc., 1999-2001
10Franklin Fellows: correspondence, freshman seminars, menus, financial, etc., 1999-2001
11Franklin Fellows: correspondence, retreat information, brochures, invitation, etc., 1999-2002
12Franklin Fellows: correspondence, annual reports, articles, vitas, etc., 1999-2002
13Franklin Fellows: correspondence, articles, syllabi, notes. etc., 1999-2002
14Franklin Fellows: correspondence, articles, summaries, vitas, activities, etc., 2000
31Franklin Fellows: correspondence, video information, writing workshop, retreat, etc., 2000
2Franklin Fellows: correspondence, notes, articles, draft of pilot plan, financial, etc., 2000
3Franklin Fellows: correspondence, report, scholarship workshop, syllabi, application, article, notes, etc., 2000-2002
4Franklin Fellows: correspondence, articles, syllabi, schedules, notes, etc., 2000-2002
5Franklin Fellows: correspondence, vita, planning for magazine on Franklin Fellows, etc., 2000-2002
6Franklin Fellows: correspondence, notes, article draft, workshop schedule, vita, etc., 2000-2002
7Franklin Fellows: correspondence, recommendations, invitations, program's mission, etc., 2000-2002
8Franklin Fellows: correspondence, brochure, Dr. Hutchinson's business card, faculty/mentor list, etc., 2000-2010
9Franklin Fellows: correspondence, Dr. Andrew Lamb's grant proposal, 2001
10Franklin Fellows: correspondence, guest list for Meigs event, Fellows search procedures, articles, notes, etc., 2001-2002
11Franklin Fellows: correspondence, articles, summaries of teaching assignments, annual report, etc., 2001-2008
12Franklin Fellows: correspondence [much of it related to 9/11], articles, teaching evaluations, references, photographs, etc., 2001-2008

4. University of Georgia Teaching Academy, 2000-2004

41Teaching Academy: correspondence, responses to invitation, reflective essays, etc., 2000
2Teaching Academy: correspondence, Spring Lecture, etc., 2000-2001
3Teaching Academy: correspondence, reflective essays, etc., 2000-2001
4Teaching Academy: correspondence, membership, etc., 2000-2002
5Teaching Academy: correspondence, workshop information, listing of potential members, articles, etc., 2000-2002
6Teaching Academy: correspondence, membership, meetings, survey, minutes, presentation, etc., 2000-2001
7Teaching Academy: correspondence, Gardner panel, survey results, memberships, etc., 2000-2002
8Teaching Academy: correspondence, articles, workshops, preamble, meeting agenda, mission statement, Lindsay Issacs' writings, etc., 2000-2002
9Teaching Academy: correspondence, meeting agendas, draft of guidelines for appointment, promotion and tenure, etc., 2000-2002
10Teaching Academy: correspondence, reflective essays, articles, minutes, etc., 2003-2004

5. College of Education, 1990s

411Dr. Alphonse Bussino correspondence, vita, memorandums, survey, etc.], 1983-1987
12Dr. Alphonse Buccino correspondence, survey, etc., 1983-1987
13Dean Joe Williams-obit, 1993
51Overhead transparencies, 1995-1997
2Correspondence, brochures, newsletters, faculty programs, etc., 1995-1998

6. Miscellaneous, 1957-2001

53Palladia Women's Leadership Society initiation rite
4Unversity of Georgia Reading Conference [correspondence, itinerary, flyers, etc.], 1957-1989
5Conference on the Teaching of Reading in Georgia Schools, 1963
6 Georgia Education Bulletin, 1965, 1967
7Proceedings: President's Seminar on Basic Skills in Georgia Schools, 1976
8Dr. Michael Adams [correspondence, text of speeches, articles, newsletters, etc.], 1984-2001
9[Observations and reports on classrooms in various school districts], 1988
10"Journal writing: effective communication in Reading Education" co-authored by S. Hutchinson, 1989
11Louise McBee Lecture [includes texts of some speeches], 1989-2003
12International education/exchange [correspondence, forms, financial, etc.], 1991-1995
13"Academic integrity..." proceedings of the Academic Affairs Faculty Symposium (UGA), 1992 May 22-23
14"Rethinking the University..." Academic Affairs Faculty Symposium [includes notes from 1992 Symposium], 1993
15The Howard Bowen Award (ASHE), 1993
16Founder's Day Lectures [includes texts of speeches], 1997, 2004, 2006-2008
17Nomination of Professor Roberta Fernandez for a Special Sandy Beaver Teaching Award [correspondence, nomination materials], 2000-2003
18Search Committee- Senior VP for Finance and Administration, 2000
19Freshman Orientation, 2001 June 14
20Newsclippings, 1987-2008