Office of the Dean of Students (1974 - present) | Purdue University Libraries, Archives and Special Collections
Name: Office of the Dean of Students (1974 - present)
Variant Name: Dean of Students
Historical Note: In 1974, Purdue consolidated the roles of Dean of Women and Dean of Men into the Office of the Dean of Students, with Beverley Stone serving as the first Dean of Students. Barbara Cook took over as Dean of Students in 1980 and served until 1987. Betty Nelson served as Dean of Students 1987 – 1995. Tony Hawkins served as Dean of Students 1995 - 2011. The duties of the Dean of Students during this time included providing personal and academic counseling, disciplinary action, administrating student organizations, providing testing services, student housing services and other services related to student well-being.
Sources: Materials withing the collection.
Note Author: Jonnie McConnell