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Robert B. Ericksen International Education Papers

Identifier: MC 2478

Content Description

The collection contains materials relating to two programs that Robert B. Ericksen was involved with during his tenure as an instructor and foreign student adviser at St. Louis University. These include photographs and documents pertaining to the Cross-Cultural Outdoor Project (C.C.O.P), an outdoor awareness and intercultural program that received funding support from NAFSA's Cooperative Projects Committee, as well as photographs from orientation sessions for St. Louis University' Intensive English Program.


  • Creation: 1977-1982


Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

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

Conditions Governing Use

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

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

Biographical / Historical

Robert B. Ericksen is an educator and higher education administrator. A former Peace Corps volunteer, Ericksen worked at St. Louis University teaching English as a Second Language and serving as a foreign student advisor. He later served as Director of International Student Services at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and then as Director of International Education and Exchange at California State University, Fullerton.


0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)


Materials are arranged by program and by format. Some photographs from SLU Intensive English Program orientation sessions had numbers handwritten on the back of each print; these numbers have been used to organize photographs, when present, and they may relate to session number or date.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Robert B. Ericksen International Education Papers were donated to Special Collections in November 1986.

Processing Information

Processed by Katrina Windon; completed October 2020.

Robert B. Ericksen International Education Papers
Katrina Windon
October 2020
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444