Name and location of repository
Level of description
Vice President for Research records
- 1990-2010 (Creation)
7.50 Linear Feet
Name of creator
Content and structure elements
Scope and content
These records from the Vice President for Research, Ron Trewyn, document his interactions from 1990 to 2010 with the Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation, the Mid-America Commercialization Corporation, and Kansas Incorporated. These entities worked with the university's research foundation to bring the university's intellectual property to the marketplace.
The Kansas Technology Enterprise Corporation (KTEC) records are hosued in Boxes 1 and 2, date from 1991 to 2010, and include board meeting agendas and minutes, inter-department correspondence, international correspondence, and financial, technical, and staff reports.
The Mid-American Commercialization Corporation (MACC) records are housed in Boxes 3 and 4, date from 1992 to 2003, and include board meeting agendas and minutes, planning documentation, and training information.
The Kansas Incorporated records are housed in Box 5, date from 1990 to 1997, and include board meeting agendas and minutes, planning documentation, and reports.
System of arrangement
These materials are arranged by name of organization.
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Conditions governing access
No access restriction: All materials are open for research.
Conditions governing reproduction
The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.
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Acquisition and appraisal elements
It received accession number U2012.19 and were with the Vice President for Research until the transfer.
Immediate source of acquisition
Acqusition Source: Office of Vice President for Research
Acqusition Method: Transfer.
Acqusition Date: 20120508
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information
These records document some of the Vice President of Research's activities related to bringing the university's intellectual property to the marketplace.
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Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related archival materials
- Citation: [Item title], [item date], Vice President for Research records, Box [number], Folder [number or title], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Sources outside the records used to prepare the historical note included this archived website: http://web.archive.org/web/20150311183658/https://www.k-state.edu/ic/about/history.html.
Finding Aid Author: Joshua Edgar
Processing Info: Student assistant Joshua Edgar processed the collection and university archivist Cliff Hight eviewed it in April 2015.