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DeDe Long International Education Papers

Identifier: MC 2246

Scope and Content Note

This collection contains correspondence, reports, publications, minutes, directory information, schedules, pamphlets, photographs, and other documents from numerous organizations with which DeDe Long had been involved during her time at the University of Arkansas. Organizations include the University of Arkansas chapter of the Fulbright Alumni Association, the Fulbright Institute of International Relations, the Arkansas Consortium for International Educational Programs, the University of Arkansas Committee on International Programs and Services, the University of Arkansas Office of Study Abroad and International Education, Phi Beta Delta, and the International Programs Administrative Board.


  • 1983-2014


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Access restrictions apply: One folder of materials is restricted to protect confidential personally identifying information (PII). These records will be released 75 years after their date of creation, in 2078.

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Biographical Note

DeDe (Dorothy S.) Long served as the director of the Office of Study Abroad and International Exchange at the University of Arkansas where she worked in service to international education for over 35 years. During her career, Long managed international exchange programs and was instrumental in the growth and development of the university’s international education programs. During her tenure at the university, Long helped send more than 12,000 students abroad. Long has served as the vice president for Phi Beta Delta Honors Society for International Scholars, and as a member of the Board of Directors for NAFSA: Association of International Educators, the University Studies Abroad Consortium, and the Fulbright Association. She has received the Advocate of the Year Award from NAFSA and the NAFSA Region III award for Outstanding Service to International Education. Long was also the first recipient University of Arkansas’ Hoyt Purvis Award for Service to International Education.


2.5 Linear Feet (5 boxes)


Correspondence, reports, publications, and other documents from international education-related organizations with which DeDe Long was involved during her time at the University of Arkansas.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic.

Acquisition Information

The DeDe Long International Education Papers were donated to the Special Collections Department by DeDe Long on September 1, 2017.

Processing Information

Processed by Samuel Ownbey; completed in October 2019.



DeDe Long International Education Papers
Samuel Ownbey
October 2019
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Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
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