Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Anne and Charles Duncan College records, 2009-2015 UA 313

source Rice University
Title: Rice University Anne and Charles Duncan College Records
Dates: 2009-2015
Abstract: Anne and Charles Duncan College is the 11th and newest college at Rice University. These records include O-Week books, photographs, T-Shirts, and a calendar.
Identification: UA 313
Quantity: 1.5 Linear Feet(2 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Historical Note

Anne and Charles Duncan College is the 11th and newest college at Rice University and was dedicated November 19, 2010. It is named after Anne and Charles Duncan noted philanthropists and Rice alumni. In addition, Charles Duncan, Jr. served as chair of the Rice Board of Trustees for 14 years.

Based on its environmentally friendly design, Duncan College earned a Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council's Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design program. This building houses 324 students and was built to house the growing student population. Excerpted in part from the article "Rice dedicates Duncan College."

Scope and Contents

These materials include O-Week books, T-Shirts, photographs, and a calendar.


Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored onsite at the Woodson Research Center.

User Restrictions

Permission to publish from the Anne and Charles Duncan College Records must be obtained from the Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University.

Index Terms

Dormitories -- Texas -- Houston
Duncan College
Rice University

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Anne and Charles Duncan College Records, Rice University, 2009-2015, UA 313, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Acquisition Information

The original files came from Rice in a Box, Spring 2012. Jeremy Scher donated his president's papers in 2014.


Future additions are expected for this collection.

Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Dedication

Box Folder
1 1 Dedication Invitation November 2010
2 In Recognition of Charles W. Duncan, Jr - To All High Emprise Consecrated undated

Series II: Publications

Box Folder
1 3 Newsclippings 2013-
4 The Kids Want TechnO-Week Book 2009
5 Han SolO-Week Book (2) 2010
6 Beat of the BongO-Week Book 2011
7 ApollO-Week Book 2012

Series III: Photographs

Box Folder
1 8 Photographs 2011-2012

Series IV: Memorabilia

Box Folder
1 9 Dunc Hunks Calendar 2011-2012
2 Ping Pong ball with Duncan College crest undated
The Kids Want TechnO-Week T-Shirt 2009
Han SolO-Week T-Shirt 2010
Beer Bike T-Shirt 2011
Beat of the BongO-Week T-Shirt 2011
ApollO-Week T-shirts (2) 2012
Beer Bike T-Shirt (2) 2013
Somewhere over the Rainbo-Week T-Shirt 2013
Disney-themed Duncan College T-Shirt (2) n.d.
Duncan College T-Shirt n.d.
map-drawer item
148 20 Beer Bike poster 2013
General Note
Rice University Architectural drawings, oversize manuscript material, maps and photographs, Part 3 of 3 (UA 226-3)
2 Duncaroo Long-sleeved T-Shirt n.d.
Signed Duncan College Tank c. 2016
Duncan College T-Shirt n.d.
Beer Bike T-Shirt 2015
Beer Bike T-Shirt 2016
Duncan College T-Shirt n.d.

Series V: Alphabetical files

Box Folder
1 10 President's Notebook, Jeremy Scher 2013/2014
11 Ragan, James 2014

Series VI: Digital Archive

General Notes
These items were downloaded from the Duncan College Digital Archive Google Drive, converted to pdf files, saved to an internal server, and printed. The digital files will be kept until June 2017. After that, the digital files will be deleted, but the physical files will remain in the collection.
Sub-Series A: Amber Makhani, 2010-2011
Box Folder
1 12 President
Sub-Series B: Ruben Sandoval, 2011-2012
Box Folder
1 13 Budget
14 O-Week
15 Pre-Forum Minutes
16 President
Sub-Series C: Jeremy Scher, 2013-2014
Box Folder
1 17 Forums
18 Pre-Forums
19 President
Sub-Series D: Mary Anderson, 2014-2015
Box Folder
1 20 Chief Justice
21 Masters Search Committee
22 President
23 Secretaries
24 Senator
25 Treasurer

Series VII: Documents

Box Folder
1 26 Duncan College Probation Report 2011